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Famous Athletes from Bolivia

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List of famous athletes from Bolivia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Bolivia has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Bolivian athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Bolivia and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Bolivia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different athletes, like Hamlet Barrientos and Santos Navarro.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Bolivian athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Bolivia?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Bolivia in order to get more information about each one.
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Sergio Bastida is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
FC Wil
Sergio José Bastida is an Argentine football player. He currently plays for United Zürich in Switzerland.
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Gustavo Quinteros is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Gustavo Domingo Quinteros Desabato is a former Argentine-Bolivian football defender and a football manager, currently in charge of Ecuador national football team.
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Luis Cristaldo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Guabirá
Luis Héctor Cristaldo Ruiz Díaz is an retired Argentine-Bolivian football midfielder. He holds the record for the most appearances for the Bolivian national team with 93 ...more
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Juan Carlos Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Juan Carlos Sánchez
Juan Carlos Sánchez Frías is a former Argentine-Bolivian football striker who played most of his career in the Bolivian League. Sánchez started his career with Argentine ...more
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Carlos Trucco is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Carlos Leonel Trucco Medina is an Argentine-Bolivian former football goalkeeper who played 51 games for the Bolivian national team between 1989 and 1997. Trucco was the starting goalkeeper of ...more
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Juan Carlos Arce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Juan Carlos Arce Bolivia national football team
Juan Carlos Arce Justiniano is a Bolivian professional footballer who plays for Club Bolívar.
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Erwin Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Erwin Sánchez Bolivia national football team
Erwin Sánchez Freking is a Bolivian retired footballer. Dubbed Platini, he played as an attacking midfielder with scoring range. Most of his professional career was spent in Portugal, ...more
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Ricardo Pedriel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Ricardo Pedriel Sivasspor
Ricardo Pedriel Suárez is a Bolivian football striker who currently plays for Mersin İdmanyurdu.
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Alcides Peña is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Oriente Petrolero
Alcides Peña Jiménez is a Bolivian football striker who currently plays for Oriente Petrolero.
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Jaime Moreno is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
D.C. United
Jaime Moreno Morales is a former Bolivian footballer now serving as Youth Academy Technical Training Coach for D.C. United in Major League Soccer, and as the head coach of D.C. United's U-23 ...more
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Ronald Raldes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Ronald Raldes Al-Hilal
Ronald Raldes Balcázar is a Bolivian football defender. He is currently playing for Oriente Petrolero of the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano.
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Jhasmani Campos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Jhasmani Campos Bolivia national football team
Jhasmani Campos Dávalos is a Bolivian football midfielder who is currently playing for Al-Orobah F.C. in the Saudi Professional League. Campos is known for his long distance shots, ...more
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Jaime Robles Céspedes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Jaime Robles Céspedes Club Aurora
Jaime Robles Céspedes is a Bolivian football midfielder who currently plays for Aurora in the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano. His former clubs include San José, ...more
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Steve Gay is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Steve Gay is a former U.S. collegiate soccer forward who was on the U.S. soccer team at the 1972 Summer Olympics. He went on to coach the UCLA men's soccer team from 1975 to 1979.
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Sergio Galarza is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Sergio Galarza Club Blooming
Sergio Daniel Galarza Soliz is a Bolivian football goalkeeper who currently plays for Sport Boys Warnes. His former clubs include Real Santa Cruz, Blooming, Bolivar, Wilstermann, Oriente ...more
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José Luis Chávez is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
José Luis Chávez Club Blooming
José Luis Chávez Sánchez is a Bolivian football midfielder who currently plays for the Bolivian club Bolívar on loan from Mexican side Atlas. His former clubs include ...more
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Marcelo Martins Moreno is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Marcelo Martins Moreno Wigan Athletic F.C.
Marcelo Martins Moreno, is a Bolivian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai and Bolivian national team.
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Abdón Reyes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Bolivia national football team
Abdón Reyes Cardozo is a Bolivian football midfielder who plays for Bolívar. Reyes began his career in 2005 with newly promoted team Universitario de Sucre; however, he wasn't ...more
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Augusto Andaveris is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Augusto Andaveris Bolivia national football team
Augusto Andaveris Iriondo is a Bolivian football striker who currently plays for Club Aurora of the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano. Andaveris was one of the team leaders responsible ...more
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Diego Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Diego Cabrera Cúcuta Deportivo
Diego Aroldo Cabrera Flores is a Bolivian football striker. He currently plays for Universitario de Sucre in the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano. He played at club level for Oriente ...more
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Mauricio Saucedo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Mauricio Saucedo Oriente Petrolero
Mauricio Saucedo Guardia is a Bolivian football midfielder who plays for Universitario de Sucre. He is a member of the Bolivian national team. Saucedo developed his skills at Tahuichi Academy. ...more
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Wálter Flores is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Wálter Flores Bolivia national football team
Wálter Alberto Flores Condarco in a Bolivian football midfielder currently playing for Bolívar.
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Gualberto Mojica is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Gualberto Mojica Club Blooming
Gualberto Mojica Olmos is a Bolivian footballer that currently plays for Oriente Petrolero as an attacking midfielder.
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Carlos Lampe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Carlos Lampe Club Universitario
Carlos Emilio Lampe Porras is a Bolivian football goalkeeper. He currently plays for San José in the Liga de Fútbol Profesional Boliviano.
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Miguel Loaiza is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Bolivia
Miguel Loaiza The Strongest
Miguel Oswaldo Loayza Tardio is a Bolivian footballer who plays for Blooming as a midfielder. His previous clubs include Bolívar, Real Potosí in two periods, Universitario de Sucre