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Famous Boxers from Argentina

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List of famous boxers from Argentina, listed alphabetically with photos of the boxers when available. Argentina has produced some very talented boxers over the years, including heavyweights, light heavyweights, cruiserweights, featherweights and flyweights. These are some of the best Argentinian boxers to ever live, so if you're a native of Argentina and are aspiring to box professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular boxer from Argentina then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List features José María Gatica, Carlos Baldomir and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Argentinian boxers?" and "Which boxers are from Argentina?"

You can click on the names of these legendary boxers of Argentina in order to get more information about each one. If you box or just love the sport then use this list of talented Argentinian boxers to find some new athletes to watch.
  • Carlos Monzón1

    Carlos Monzón

    Dec. at 53 (1942-1995)

    BirthplaceSan Javier, Argentina


    Weight DivisionMiddleweight

    Carlos Roque Monzón Ledesma (Santa Fe, Argentina; 7 August 1942 – Santa Fe, Argentina; 8... more on Wikipedia

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    #1123 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#10 of 72 The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time

  • Nicolino Locche2

    Nicolino Locche

    Dec. at 66 (1939-2005)

    BirthplaceTunuyán, Argentina


    Weight DivisionLight welterweight

    Nicolino Locche (September 2, 1939 – September 7, 2005) was an Argentine boxer from Tunuyán,... more on Wikipedia

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    #121 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time#127 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

  • Sergio Martínez3

    BirthplaceAvellaneda, Argentina


    Weight DivisionWelterweight, Light middleweight, Middleweight

    Sergio Gabriel Martínez (born February 21, 1975) is an Argentine former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia

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    #37 of 49 The Best Welterweight Boxers of All Time#31 of 67 The Best Boxers of the 21st Century

  • Luis Ángel Firpo4

    Luis Ángel Firpo

    Dec. at 66 (1894-1960)

    BirthplaceJunín, Argentina


    Luis Ángel Firpo (October 11, 1894 – August 7, 1960) was an Argentine boxer. Born in Junín,... more on Wikipedia
  • Santos Laciar5

    Santos Laciar

    Age: 60

    BirthplaceCórdoba Province, Argentina, Argentina


    Weight DivisionFlyweight, Super flyweight

    Santos Benigno Laciar (born January 31, 1959), known familiarly as Santos Laciar and nicknamed... more on Wikipedia
  • Horacio Accavallo6

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires Province, Argentina


    Weight DivisionFlyweight

    Horacio Enrique Accavallo (born October 14, 1934) is an Argentine retired flyweight boxer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Pedro Quartucci7

    Pedro Quartucci

    Dec. at 78 (1905-1983)

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina


    Weight DivisionFeatherweight

    Pedro Quartucci (July 30, 1905 in Buenos Aires – April 20, 1983 in Buenos Aires) was an... more on Wikipedia
  • Omar Andrés Narváez8

    BirthplaceTrelew, Argentina


    Weight DivisionFlyweight

    Omar Andrés Narváez (born October 7, 1975) is an Argentine professional boxer. He is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Oscar Bonavena9

    Oscar Bonavena

    Dec. at 34 (1942-1976)

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina


    Weight DivisionHeavyweight

    Oscar Natalio "Ringo" Bonavena (September 25, 1942 – May 22, 1976) was an Argentine... more on Wikipedia
  • 10

    BirthplaceLuján de Cuyo, Argentina


    Ceferino Dario Labarda (born April 6, 1981 in Luján de Cuyo, Mendoza) is a bantamweight boxer... more on Wikipedia
  • 11

    BirthplaceSuardi, Italy


    Victor Castro (born July 21, 1975 in Suardi, Santa Fe) is a boxer from Argentina, who won the... more on Wikipedia
  • Pedro Lovell12

    BirthplaceQuilmes, Argentina


    Pedro Lovell (born June 8, 1945) is a retired Argentine heavyweight boxer, a knockout artist... more on Wikipedia
  • 13

    Remigio Molina

    Age: 42

    BirthplaceConcordia, Argentina


    Remigio Daniel Molina (November 6, 1970 – September 18, 2016) was an Argentine professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Hugo Corro14

    Hugo Corro

    Dec. at 54 (1953-2007)

    BirthplaceSan Carlos, Mendoza, Argentina


    Weight DivisionMiddleweight

    Hugo Pastor Corro (November 5, 1953 – June 15, 2007), better known plainly as Hugo Corro, was... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    BirthplaceLa Plata, Argentina


    Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna (born October 1, 1986) is an Argentine boxer in the Light Heavyweight... more on Wikipedia
  • Juan Carlos Reveco16

    Juan Carlos Reveco

    Age: 36

    BirthplaceMalargüe, Argentina


    Weight DivisionFlyweight, Light flyweight

    Juan Carlos Reveco (born August 21, 1983 in Malargue, Mendoza, Argentina) is an Argentine... more on Wikipedia
  • Juan Martin Coggi17

    Juan Martin Coggi

    Age: 58

    BirthplaceSanta Fe Province, Argentina


    Weight DivisionLight welterweight

    Juan Martin Coggi (born 19 December 1961) is a former boxer from Argentina. A native of Santa... more on Wikipedia
  • Marcelo Domínguez18



    Weight DivisionCruiserweight

    Marcelo Fabián Domínguez (born January 15, 1970 in Ituzaingó, Buenos Aires) is an Argentine... more on Wikipedia
  • Carlos Baldomir19

    BirthplaceSanta Fe, Argentina


    Weight DivisionWelterweight

    Carlos Manuel Baldomir (born April 30, 1971) is an Argentine former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia
  • Jorge Castro20

    BirthplaceCaleta Olivia, Argentina


    Weight DivisionLight middleweight, Middleweight

    Jorge Fernando "Locomotora" Castro (Spanish: locomotive) (born August 18, 1967) is an... more on Wikipedia
  • 21

    José María Gatica

    Dec. at 38 (1925-1963)

    BirthplaceVilla Mercedes, Argentina


    José María Gatica (25 May 1925 – 12 November 1963) was an Argentine boxer, one of Argentina's... more on Wikipedia
  • 22


    Hugo Antonio Corti (born June 3, 1963 in San Martin, Sante Fé) is a retired boxer from... more on Wikipedia
  • 23

    Gregorio Peralta

    Dec. at 66 (1935-2001)

    BirthplaceSan Juan, Argentina


    Gregorio Manuel Peralta (May 8, 1935 – October 3, 2001), better known as Gregorio "Goyo"... more on Wikipedia
  • Jorge Sclarandi24

    Jorge Sclarandi

    Age: 52

    BirthplaceLomas de Zamora, Argentina


    Jorge Andrés Sclarandi (born January 13, 1967) is a Super Middleweight Boxer from Lomas de... more on Wikipedia
  • 25

    Victor Emilio Ramírez

    Age: 35



    Weight DivisionCruiserweight

    Victor Emilio Ramírez (born March 30, 1984) is an Argentine former professional boxer. He held... more on Wikipedia