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List of popular female athletes from Mexico, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Mexico has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Mexican female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Mexico in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of Mexico in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

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This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from Mexico?" and "Who are the greatest female Mexican athletes?"
Lorena Ochoa is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Mexico
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Lorena Ochoa Reyes is a Mexican professional golfer who played on the U.S.-based LPGA Tour from 2003 to 2010, and was the top-ranked female golfer in the world for over three years, from April 2007 to her retirement in May 2010. As the first Mexican golfer of either gender to be ranked number one in ...more

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Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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#3 on The Best Hispanic Athletes

#1 on The Best Mexican Golfers

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Ana Guevara is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Mexico
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Ana Gabriela Guevara Espinoza is a now-retired Mexican track and field athlete who specialized in the 400 meters. She is a Mexican Senator for the 2012-2018 term. ...more

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Birthplace: Nogales, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Susana Escobar is a Mexican swimmer and Olympian. As of October 2008, she attends and swims for the USA's University of Texas at Austin. At the 2008 Olympics, she set 3 Mexican Records in the 3 events she swam: the 400 free, 800 free, and 400 IM. She also swam at the 2007 Pan American Games. She ...more

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Birthplace: Guanajuato, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Maribel Guadalupe Domínguez Castelán is a Mexican footballer who played for the Chicago Red Stars during 2013 season of the National Women's Soccer League, and is captain and leading scorer of the Mexico women's national football team. She is known internationally as "Marigol" for her record of 46 ...more

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Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Soraya Jiménez Mendivil was a Mexican weightlifter and Olympic champion. She participated at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where she won a gold medal. Jimenez was the first female athlete from Mexico to ever win an Olympic gold medal. She died at age 35 on 28 March 2013 at her home in Mexico ...more

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Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Fátima Leyva Morán is a Mexican footballer. She plays as a midfielder for the Mexico women's national football team. ...more

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Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Jennifer Marie Molina Shea is a Mexican footballer goalkeeper from Mexico. She competed for her native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where she finished in 8th place with the Women's National Team. Molina was affiliated with the Colgate University. ...more

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Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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Madaí Pérez is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female Athletes from Mexico
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Madaí Pérez Carrillo is a Mexican long-distance runner. She represented Mexico in the marathon at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. ...more

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Birthplace: Tlaxcala, Mexico

Nationality: Mexico

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