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Showing posts with label KJ "The Ipugo' Natuplag. Show all posts
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Saturday, June 25, 2022

WATCH: Ifugao boxer crowned The New Featherweight King of Asia

Photo Courtesy || Asian Boxing Council

Cordillera - A proud Cordilleran boxer was crowned the New Featherweight King of Asia by the WBC Asian Boxing Council after defeating Attanon Kunlawong of Thailand on June 25, 2022. 

KJ "The Ipugo" Natuplag who hails from Ifugao province and trained under Highland Boxing Gym improved his professional boxing record to nine wins since turning pro in 2015. 

In his latest fight against Kunlawong, he delivered a sensational second round TKO, courtesy to his powerful left hook to the jaw of his opponent.

Natuplag didn't expect the power of his punch could end in a knockout because he suffered a lot of punches from Kunlawong in the first round. 

He thanked all the individuals and groups that helped him during the training. 

Natuplag currently works as a fitness and boxing trainer in Dubai.

Congratulations Mr. Natuplag for the win. The whole Cordillera is very proud of you.

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Sunday, September 12, 2021

WATCH: Igorot boxer from Ifugao knocks out Colombian foe in the 4th round

Photo Courtesy || Brico Santig

Cordillera - Promising young Igorot boxer from Cordillera made a successful comeback after defeating Colombian fighter in the 4th round last night in Dubai.

Featherweight KJ "The Ipugo" Natuplag who hails from Ifugao province delivered a powerful right hook to the chin of Argel "ElBabillo" Berrio that sent him kneeling on the canvass. The referee stop the contest after Berrio was not able to continue the fight. 

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The 24-year old Natuplag improved his record to 9 wins with only 3 losses. 

Natuplag recently lost to Hasibullah Ahmadi of Afghanistan by a unanimous decision on 5th June at the Hilton Al Habtoor City in Dubai.

The Ifugao fighter arrived early in Dubai together with his manager Brico Santig of the Highland Promotion.

READ ALSO: Boxing experts and fans believed this 20-year old Ifugao boxer is the next Manny Pacquaio

This win of  Natuplag could be a chance for him to to climbed up the ladder and have a chance to fight in world title match in the future. 

Congratulations Mr. Natuplag for the win. The whole Cordillera is very proud of you.

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

Young Igorot boxer from Ifugao to face undefeated Afghan in Dubai

Photo Courtesy || KJ Natuplag

Cordillera - Former Philippine Boxing Federation featherweight champion KJ "The Ipugo' Natuplag is set to face an undefeated boxer from Afghanistan on June 5, Saturday at the Hilton Dubai at Habtoor City in the United Arab Emirates.

The 24-year-old Natuplag has arrived in Dubai together with his manager Brico Santig of Highland promotion on May 31, 2021.

READ ALSO: Igorot boxer Alvin Tam knocks out Mexican foe in 4th round in Canada

This fight would be a chance for Natuplag who hails from Ifugao to a world title match in the future. 

He'd been preparing for the past two months for this fight, according to his promoter Santig. 

READ ALSO: Boxing experts and fans believed this 20-year old Ifugao boxer is the next Manny Pacquaio

In his recents fights, Natuplag suffered two straight loses from his recent fights to Japanese Mikito Nakamo of Japan and to Joe Tejones. 

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