Boa is a purple belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. He was named the 2016 Brazilian jiu-jitsu China Open Gi/No-Gi champion and represented China at the 2013 ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championships.
Professional wrestling career
WWE NXT (2016-present)
In September 2016, it was reported WWE signed a total of seven Chinese athletes to train in the WWE Performance Center, among them Boa was signed.
Boa made his in-ring debut on July 8, 2017 in NXT, where he teamed with No Way Jose to defeat Steve Cutler and Wesley Blake. On July 22, Boa teamed with Angelo Dawkins and Montez Ford in defeating Brennan Williams and the twin Ealy Brothers Gabriel and Uriel in a six-man tag match.