World Champion


World Champion


World Champion
Sam-A Gaiyanghadao

Instructor Profile

Sam-A is an Instructor at Evolve Mixed Martial Arts in Singapore. Sam-A is regarded as one of the best Muay Thai fighters in the world. He is known for his strong defense and counter offense. Sam-A is a multiple-time Lumpinee Super Flyweight World Champion, Lumpinee Bantamweight World Champion, Thailand Super Flyweight, Super Bantamweight, and Bantamweight Champion, and more. He is also the first-ever ONE Strawweight Muay Thai World Champion and the first-ever ONE Strawweight Kickboxing World Champion. With over 20 years of fight experience, he has made a name for himself as one of the top Muay Thai superstars in the world.

Sam-A has fought some of the biggest names in Muay Thai such as Nong-O Gaiyanghadao, Penaek Sitnumnoi, Petchboonchu FA Group, and Singtongnoi Por Telakun, among others.


Fighter Profile

The Fiery Southpaw
168cm/ 57kg
Buriram, Thailand
  • Was ‘Lumpinee Fighter of the Year’ in 2011
  • Known for his really exciting fighting style
  • Was crowned Super Flyweight Champion of Lumpinee
  • Regarded as one of the biggest stars in Muay Thai
Sam-A Gaiyanghadao

Sam-A Gaiyanghadao's Videos

Quick facts on Sam-A Gaiyanghadao

  • He began fighting when he was 9 after following his uncle’s career and watching Muay Thai on TV
  • His signature move is the left roundhouse kick
  • He is known to be the fastest kicker ever