Nam Phan (born March 13, 1983) is a professional mixed martial arts fighter. He currently fights in the featherweight division.
Phan began training in Tae Kwon Do at the age of 4. By the age of 16, he had earned a 2nd degree black belt in Quyen Dao Vietnam, a Vietnamese combat martial art. Phan began studying jiu jitsu in the year 2000. He has competed in such MMA promotions as WEC and King of the Cage. In 2005, Phan co-founded the Ma Du Entertainment, a business to promote mixed martial arts fighters.
Nam Phan won the Extreme Fighters World Championships by defeating Shad Smith via TKO at 1:11 of the first round on October 6, 2007.
Phan is also a professional boxer with a record of three wins and one loss.
Nam Phan takes pride in his Vietnamese heritage and is avid part of the Vietnamese American community. He proudly displays both the American and South Vietnamese flag on his gi as a symbol of his pride in the freedom of his current home, and of his lost homeland.
Phan owns and runs the Madu Academy, where he teaches Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu as well as boxing and Muay Thai.
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Loss||15-7||Isaac De Jesus||TKO (Punches)||Tachi Palace Fights 3||February 4, 2010||1||2:55||Lemoore, California, United States|
|Loss||15-6||Michihiro Omigawa||TKO (Punches)||Sengoku 8: Featherweight Grandprix 2nd Round||May 2, 2009||1||4:52||Tokyo, Japan|
|Win||15-5||Hideki Kadowaki||TKO (Punches)||Sengoku 7: Featherweight Grandprix Opening Round||March 20, 2009||1||3:09||Tokyo, Japan|
|Loss||14-5||Billy Evangelista||Decision (Split)||Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Thomson||June 27, 2008||3||5:00||San Jose, California, United States|
|Win||14-4||Saad Awad||TKO (Strikes)||GC 74: Evolution||February 16, 2007||2||0:52||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||13-4||Shad Smith||TKO||EFWC - The Untamed||October 6, 2007||1||1:11||Anaheim, California, United States|
|Loss||12-4||Gesias Calvancante||TKO (Strikes)||K-1 Dynamite!! USA||June 2, 2007||1||0:26||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Loss||12-3||Josh Thomson||Decision (Unanimous)||Strikeforce: Triple Threat||December 8, 2006||3||5:00||San Jose, California, United States|
|Win||12-2||Aric Nelson||TKO||FCP - Malice at Cow Palace||September 9, 2006||2||4:11||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||11-2||Ryan Diaz||Decision||KOTC - Rapid Fire||August 4, 2006||2||5:00||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||10-2||Albert Hill||Submission (Armbar)||KOTC - Final Conflict||December 2, 2005||1||0:12||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||9-2||Joe Frainee||Submission (Armbar)||KOTC - Prime Time||August 5, 2005||1||3:28||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||8-2||Sost Infante||TKO (Cut)||KOTC - San Jacinto||June 12, 2005||1||0:51||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||7-2||Joey Alvarado||KO||KOTC - Soboba||March 20, 2005||1||1:08||San Jacinto, California, United States|
|Win||6-2||Mike Valdez||Submission (Triangle Choke)||KOTC - Uprising||February 5, 2005||1||0:41||Lemoore, California, United States|
|Loss||5-2||Nick Ertl||Decision (Split)||WEC 11 - Evolution||August 20, 2004||3||5:00||Upland, California, United States|
|Win||5-1||Eben Kaneshiro||Decision||PFC - Pit Fighting Championship||February 7, 2004||3||California, United States|
|Loss||4-1||Rob McCullough||Decision||PFC - Knucklefest||April 5, 2003||1||California, United States|
|Win||4-0||Brad Levy||Decision||PFC - Knucklefest||April 5, 2003||1||California, United States|
|Win||3-0||Patrick Hoang||Decision||PFC - Knucklefest||April 5, 2003||1||Brazil|
|Win||2-0||Brad McCall||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||XCF - California Pancration Championships||June 11, 2002||2||0:42||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Win||1-0||Jason Maxwell||TKO||CFF - Cobra Classic 2001||October 6, 2001||2||Anza, California, United States|