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  1. Sabah to Host YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai & Manachai

    Sabah to Host YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai & Manachai

    After yet another sold-out attendance in Stuttgart, Germany, our seminar team is set to return on 6 April. Saenchai, joined by Manachai and Kru Petchdam, will head to Sabah in East Malaysia for a one day only seminar at the local Uppercross gym.

    This will be the first time that YOKKAO Seminar will set foot on the island of Borneo, known for its beaches,rainforests and wildlife. In the coming 3-hour meet-and-train session, attendees will get to learn the classic, signature moves that have helped Saenchai capture 13 different world titles in his career. Participants will also have the chance to get a tick off the bucket list and spar with the living legend himself.

    WBC Muay Thai world champion, Manachai will also be present with our top trainer, Kru Petchdam to give demonstration on pads. Participants are given the opportunity to test their skills and spar with our young star who

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  2. YOKKAO 35 - 36 Weigh-in Results

    YOKKAO 35 - 36 Weigh-in Results

    With YOKKAO 35- 36 just a day to go, the competitors have all arrived in Turin, Italy. The weigh-ins were carried out at Hotel Concord in the afternoon on 25 January with all fighters making weight successfully.

    WBC and WMC officials were present to oversee the weigh-in for the three title matches taking place. Manachai will face Luca Falco for the WMC Intercontinental title; Yodchai takes on Jonathan Astarita for the WBC Lightweight title; and Spencer will clash against Luca Roma for the WBC Super-Lightweight title. 

    Here are the complete weigh-in results:


    ** YOKKAO 35 **

    YOKKAO Team vs France -66kg
    Singdam YokkaoSaenchaigym 65.8kg vs Jeremy Payet 66kg

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  3. Star-Studded Lineup Confirmed for YOKKAO 35 - 36

    Star-Studded Lineup Confirmed for YOKKAO 35 - 36

    YOKKAO 35 - 36 is set to take place on 26 January 2019 in Turin Italy. Featuring two back-to-back shows on one night, the much-anticipated Muay Thai gala features a lineup like never before.

    Renowned athletes from the YOKKAO Training Center Bangkok along with competitors from Italy and around the world are confirmed for the stacked card. Making fight appearances on the show are Saenchai, Singdam, Manachai, Yodchai, Spencer Brown, Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee and Liam Harrison.

    Here’s a rundown of these 7 Muay Thai stars:

    Saenchai is a Muay Thai living legend widely known the world over. He is also considered by many to be the greatest Thai boxer of all time. A master technician in the ring, Saenchai possesses an animated yet effective fighting style that has thrilled and entertained fans worldwide. Since November 2014, the legend has remained undefeated with an impressive 41-win streak.

    In the night’s other headlining match-up is Singdam, another Thai box

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  4. YOKKAO 36 Main Event: Saenchai vs Cristian Faustino

    YOKKAO 36 Main Event: Saenchai vs Cristian Faustino

    Over 30 of the world’s top Muay Thai athletes from around the world will make their way to Turin Italy for YOKKAO 35 - 36 this coming January. Without a doubt, one of the most anticipated fight appearances for the event has to be living legend Saenchai. The match-up has just been confirmed and the Muay Thai fighting icon will face Italian fighter Cristian Faustino in the YOKKAO 36 main event. Saenchai is widely recognized as a boxing ring wizard. He continues to compete against fighters from all corners of the globe and entertain fans with a flamboyant yet effective fighting style. Through his career, Saenchai has proven time and time again why he is arguably the greatest fighter in the world of Thai boxing. At last count, he has remain undefeated since November 2014 with a remarkable 41-win streak, a record that he seeks to extend at YOKKAO 36. Faustino is the next in line to attempt to put a stop to the undefeated campaign of the Thai legend. The 28 year-old Italian competes

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  5. Saenchai & Manachai Team up for New YOKKAO Seminar Concept

    Saenchai & Manachai Team up for New YOKKAO Seminar Concept

    The YOKKAO Seminar was first launched in December 2011 with the events conducted by famous Muay Thai fighters who impart techniques and their signature moves. Some of the stars who have led the seminars include Buakaw Banchamek, Sudsakorn Sor Klinmee and Saenchai.

    Since 2017, YOKKAO Seminar has become synonymous with the living legend, Saenchai who has led every event as the sole celebrity fighter. Things are about to get a shake-up as YOKKAO Seminar introduces a new concept. YOKKAO young talent, Manachai will join his mentor for a YOKKAO Seminar beginning first in Stuttgart, Germany on 31st January 2019.

    Saenchai is a true icon of Muay Thai, undeniably one of the most well-known figures in the sport. He has been entertaining and educating fans over the last decade all over the world. YOKKAO Seminars with Saenchai give fans a chance to learn a wide range of signature moves that have helped the superstar capture numerous titles over his illustrious career.

    In addition

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  6. YOKKAO Seminar in Budapest Sees Over 150 Attendees

    YOKKAO Seminar in Budapest Sees Over 150 Attendees

    After 2 years since he last set foot in Hungary, Saenchai returned to Budapest on 30th July for the widely-acclaimed YOKKAO Seminar. It is a rare occasion to have the Muay Thai legend in town and over 150 Hungarian fans turned up for the one-day event at the BME Sports Center. The two and a half hour seminar saw Saenchai impart many of his signature moves that helped capture numerous titles and the hearts of fans around the world. In the tradition of YOKKAO seminars, some of the attendees also got to spar with the living legend. Towards the end of the seminar, the massive turnout paired up for the YOKKAO Challenge that is going viral now on Instagram. It was truly an impressive mass display of stomach-punching action with the 150-strong crowd. The seminar then finished off with photo-taking session with Saenchai, and everyone left with plenty of smiles. As the event also coincided with Saenchai’s 38th birthday, the seminar team, along with his fans celebrated with a birthday

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  7. YOKKAO Seminar Returns to Budapest!

    YOKKAO Seminar Returns to Budapest!

    Back by popular demand! YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai goes to Budapest, Hungary on 30th July for another fun-filled and enriching Muay Thai training with the living legend. This is not the first visit to Hungary for Saenchai and the seminar team. The Muay Thai great last visited the Hungarian capital back in 2016 with renowned YOKKAO trainer, Kru Manop for a sold-out 3-day seminar tour. After much request and a 2-year wait by the Hungarian fight fans, Saenchai is set to return to deliver his widely-acclaimed seminar event once again. For one day only, Saenchai will conduct the highly-popular YOKKAO Seminar at the BME Sportközpont (BME Sports Center) in Budapest. The event follows a 2-day seminar stop in Bratislava, Slovakia. Attendees can expect to learn many of the fight-winning, signature moves from the legend first-hand. Some lucky participants will also have the chance

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  8. Sweeping Win for YOKKAO Fight Team!

    Sweeping Win for YOKKAO Fight Team!

    The YOKKAO Thailand Fight Team has done it again! Over the weekend, fighters from YOKKAO took to events in Thailand and beyond to deliver respective victories in the various arenas. It’s a spectacular 3 wins in a row for the team within a space of two days! YOKKAO young star, Manachai kicked off the string of victories with his smashing performance on All Star Fight 5 at Prague, Czech Republic. On Friday night at the Tipsport Arena, the Thai fighter faced a towering Nauzet Trujillo from Spain. Despite the height and reach disadvantage, Manachai dominated the fight from the start to finish. The YOKKAO prospect was unrelenting in his offense, pushing forward constantly and unleashed a series of punishing low kicks that left Trujillo’s thighs burning red by the end. It was no surprise when Manachai was awarded the win via unanimous decision.

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  9. YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai to hit UK, Slovakia and Hungary!

    YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai to hit UK, Slovakia and Hungary!

    Watch out, Europe - Saenchai is coming to town this July for another YOKKAO Seminar tour! As reported earlier, YOKKAO has planned a seminar tour in Europe in response to non-stop requests from gyms and fans. The seminars will once again be conducted by Saenchai, the most requested Muay Thai champion for the training event. YOKKAO seminars are conducted over 2 and a half hours, where Saenchai will impart his unique techniques and signature moves that have helped him capture nearly 300 wins in his career. Some of the participants will also get to spar with the living legend. The meet-and-train seminars will then end with an autograph-signing and photo-taking session. To date, YOKKAO has held over 70 seminars in 10 different countries. These figures look to only increase as more dates are being planned. The seminar team plans to reach UK on the week before the 13th July and conduct a streak of seminars

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  10. Bratislava hosts 1st YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai in Slovakia!

    Bratislava hosts 1st YOKKAO Seminar with Saenchai in Slovakia!

    This July, YOKKAO Seminar gets another tick on the list of countries visited. For the very first time since its launch in 2012, the popular training event series will be setting foot in the central European nation of Slovakia! YOKKAO Seminar has visited neighboring Poland and Hungary in the past but fans in Slovakia will now finally host its own meet-and-train event with the living legend, Saenchai. Following the successful formula of the Seminar series, fans will get a chance to learn the unique, signature moves as imparted by the master himself. A few lucky participants will also have the opportunity to spar with him. It’s always a fun-filled and memorable experience that is not to be missed. Through the years, Saenchai has proven time and time again why he is arguably the greatest fighter in the world of Thai boxing. He has captured numerous titles and awards with a flamboyant yet effective fighting style unlike any others in the history of combat sports. At the age of 37,

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