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A list of the best Hispanic boxers, ranked by boxing fans from around the world. For years, boxing has been intertwined with Hispanic culture. The boxers listed on here are some of the most well known boxers in the boxing history. They are some of the biggest names and most popular fighters of their time. There are champions, title contenders, and boxers who are famous in their own right. The best Hispanic boxers aren't limited to a certain weight class. The top boxers on this list are middleweights, light heavyweights, heavyweights, welterweights and the like. Roberto Duran, Julio Cesar Chavez and Oscar De La Hoya are three of the biggest Hispanic fighters in boxing history. They are known for their blend of brute force, punishing punches and quick feet. They are known as some of the greatest Hispanic boxers of all time. There are a few familiar names on here that can be called the most famous Hispanic boxers as well. 

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Roberto Durán is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hispanic Boxers of All Time
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Roberto Durán


Roberto Durán Samaniego is a Panamanian former professional boxer, widely regarded as one of the greatest boxers of all time. A versatile brawler in the ring, he was nicknamed "Manos de Piedra" during his career. In 2002, he was chosen by The Ring to be the fifth greatest fighter of the last 80 ...more

Age: 66

Birthplace: Guararé, Panama

Weight Division: Welterweight, Lightweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight

Also Ranked

#10 on The Best Boxers of All Time

#7 on The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

#7 on The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time

#4 on The Best Welterweight Boxers of All Time

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Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hispanic Boxers of All Time
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Julio César Chávez González is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He is considered by acclamation as the greatest Mexican fighter of all time. Chávez is a six-time world champion in three weight divisions, and for several years he was considered the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. In a ...more

Age: 55

Birthplace: Ciudad Obregón, Mexico

Weight Division: Lightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

Also Ranked

#13 on The Best Boxers of All Time

#9 on The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

#24 on The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time

#5 on The Best Boxers of the 1990s

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Alexis Argüello is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hispanic Boxers of All Time
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Alexis Argüello


Alexis Arguello was an actor, professional boxer and politician. ...more

Age: Died at 57 (1952-2009)

Birthplace: Managua, Nicaragua

Weight Division: Featherweight, Lightweight, Super featherweight

Also Ranked

#30 on The Best Boxers of All Time

#9 on The Best Boxers of the 1980s

#5 on The Best Boxers of the 1970s

#7 on The Best Lightweight Boxers of All Time

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Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hispanic Boxers of All Time
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Salvador Sánchez Narváez was a Mexican boxer born in the town of Santiago Tianguistenco, Estado de México. Sanchez was the World Boxing Council featherweight champion from 1980 to 1982. Many of his contemporaries as well as boxing writers believe that, had it not been for his premature death, ...more

Age: Died at 23 (1959-1982)

Birthplace: Santiago Tianguistenco, Mexico

Weight Division: Featherweight

Also Ranked

#36 on The Best Boxers of All Time

#13 on The Best Boxers of the 1980s

#4 on The Best Featherweight Boxers of All Time

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