Meet Julia Kukharchuk – Manel Kape’s Wife: Know Everything About the UFC Flyweight’s Partner, Kids and Family

Published 01/12/2024, 6:38 AM EST

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Manel Kape is one of the most notable rising stars of the UFC’s flyweight division. Currently ranked #6, the Angolan-Portuguese fighter gained prominence after a verbal exchange with Israel Adesanya. Apart from his interesting character, Kape has an impressive MMA record of 19 wins and 6 losses.

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Unlike many other UFC stars, Kape likes to keep his family life very personal to him. For a long time, no sources confirmed his marital status. But recently, the world got to know about his wife and children.

Manel Kape’s Wife Julia Kukharchuk

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Julia Kukharchuk is Manel Kape’s wife. Very little is known about the UFC champion’s better half. In December 2022, the MMA world saw Kape embrace his wife and daughter after an impressive victory at UFC Vegas 66.

That evening, he faced David Dvořák and won via a unanimous decision. This landed him an opportunity to fight at the UFC 293 event later in 2023. After his victory, Kape’s family congratulated him as he walked out of the cage. Details about Kukharchuk’s profession and the couple’s marriage date are unavailable as of now.

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Mrs. Kape doesn’t have a significant presence on social media either. While fans would definitely want to know more about Kape’s personal life, this is all the information available about his wife Julia Kukharchuk for now.

Does Manel Kape have children?

The answer to this question is yes. The rising UFC star is a father to one daughter, who was also present cage-side at UFC Vegas 66. Moreover, Kape posted a picture with his daughter a few months ago. The Instagram post was accompanied by a short yet impactful message.

My Fuel”, he wrote. The picture got love and support from the UFC star’s fans. Further, the flyweight fighter’s current Instagram profile picture is with his daughter.

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Now, he is going to fight in a rematch against Matheus Nicolau at UFC Fight Night 234, on January 13, 2024. The last time these two fighters shared the UFC cage, Nicolau got the better of Kape, defeating him by a split decision.

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Fans are excited to see the Angola-born fighter enter the octagon again. It is also possible that his wife and daughter might attend the event to support him. Will Kape the victory on Jan 13? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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Written by:

Sushant Sharma

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I am a 24-year-old MMA enthusiast and a UFC Writer at EssentiallySports. My passion for mixed martial arts has been a significant part of my life for over five years. Having previously trained in boxing, I developed a deep appreciation for combat sports.
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Yeswanth Praveen

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