Ling (リング) is a character in the The King of Fighters series of fighting games.
Ling was the leader of a group of mercenaries. Seth and Vanessa were members of this group. Some time before the King of Fighters 2000 tournament, Ling was murdered by Zero and was impersonated by him. Zero created a clone of Ling and put him in Ling's place. The Ling clone was approached by Heidern who asked for his cooperation to capture K' and Maxima, so they could find NESTS's headquarters. During the tournament, the Ling clone betrayed Heidern and revealed himself as an acquaintace of Zero. When Zero was defeated, the Ling clone was killed by Heidern.