Joan Tipon

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Joan Tipon
Real name Joan Tipon
Nickname(s) Joan
Rated at Bantamweight
Height 170 cm (5 ft 7 in).
Nationality Filipino
Born (1982-04-09)April 9, 1982
Stance Orthodox
Boxing record
Total fights -
Wins -
Wins by KO -
Losses -
Draws -
No contests -
Joan Tipon
Medal record
Men's Boxing
Representing the  Philippines
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2006 Doha Bantamweight
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2005 Ho Chi Minh City Bantamweight
Southeast Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2005 Philippines Bantamweight

Joan Tipon (born April 9, 1982) is an amateur boxer from the Philippines who won gold at the 2006 Doha Asian Games in the Bantamweight (under 54 kg.) division. He is a native of the province of Negros Occidental.


Tipon also competed at the 2005 Southeast Asian Games held in Bacolod City, Philippines and won the gold medal in the same division against Tangtong Klongjian of Thailand 24-5.[1]

At the Asian Games 2006 he upset Worapoj Petchkoom and beat Han Soon Chul of Korea in the final 21-10.[2]

At the World Championships 2007 he lost in the first round against Worapoj Petchkoom 5:13.

As of 2012, Tipon is now a full time trainer for people who wanted to play boxing. He stated that: "Gusto kong magustuhan ng tao ang paglalaro ng boxing kasabay nito ay ang Ibahagi sa kanila ang salita ng Diyos" ("I'd like people to enjoy the sport of boxing and at the same time Share with them the word of God ")