Boxing Famous Boxers from Colombia

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

Boxers here include everything from Oscar Negrete to Bernardo Mercado.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Colombian boxers?" and "Which boxers are from Colombia?"

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

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Antonio Cervantes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
age 73 Antonio Cervantes aka Kid Pambelé is a Colombian boxing trainer and former two time world Jr. Welterweight champion. He successfully defended the title 16 times. Cervantes fought 21 world ...more

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Oscar Negrete is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Oscar Negrete age 31 Oscar Manuel Negrete Padilla is a Colombian amateur boxer best known to win a Bronze medal at light-flyweight at the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games. He lost 7:12 in the semi to Odilon ...more

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Antonio Pitalúa is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
age 48 Antonio Pitalúa is a Colombian-Mexican boxer. His record is 48 wins and 4 losses. He captured the vacant interim WBC lightweight belt when he ko'd fellow Mexican José Armando Santa ...more

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Edison Miranda is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Edison Miranda age 37 Edison Miranda is a Colombian professional boxer.

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Ricardo Torres is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
age 38 Ricardo Torres, is a boxer from Magangué, Bolívar, Colombia. Ricardo Torres is managed by Billy Chams, owner of the Barranquilla-based firm Cuadrilátero. His brother, Jose ...more

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Carlos Tamara is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Carlos Tamara age 35 Carlos José Tamara Paternina is a Colombian professional boxer, who participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics. There he was defeated in the second round by Italy's Alfonso Pinto in the ...more

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Deivi Julio is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Deivi Julio age 38 Deivi Julio Blanco is a Colombian amateur boxer best known to qualify for the 2008 Summer Olympics in the Heavyweight division.

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Rodrigo Valdéz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
age 72 Rodrigo Valdéz is a former boxer from Colombia who was a two-time world middleweight champion and former undisputed middleweight champion of the world whose rivalry with Carlos ...more

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Juan Urango is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Juan Urango age 38 Juan "Iron Twin" Urango is a professional boxer in the junior welterweight division.

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Rodolfo Blanco is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Rodolfo Blanco age 52 Rodolfo Blanco is a former boxer from Colombia who held the International Boxing Federation flyweight title in 1992. Blanco became a professional boxer in 1982. In 1987 he challenged Myung Woo ...more

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Breidis Prescott is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Breidis Prescott age 35 Breidis Enrique Prescott Consuegra is a Colombian lightweight boxer. He has a reputation as a devastating puncher, with 20 of his 26 wins by way of knockout, with all coming in the first three ...more

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Alejandro Berrio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
age 42 Alejandro Berrio Hernández is a Colombian professional boxer.

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Bernardo Mercado is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Bernardo Mercado age 66 Bernardo Mercado was a heavyweight boxer briefly ranked as the top contender for the title of champion in 1980 by the WBC. Born in Montería, Colombia on January 16, 1952, Mercado was once ...more

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Mauricio Pastrana is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Mauricio Pastrana age 45 Mauricio Antonio Pastrana Tapi, more commonly known as Mauricio Pastrana, is a Colombian professional boxer who fights in the super bantamweight division.

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Daulis Prescott is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Boxers from Colombia
Daulis Prescott Daulis Prescott is a Colombian featherweight boxer. Daulis's's father and grandfather were also boxers and trainers, and his brother Breidis Prescott, has a 20-2-0 professional record with 16 ...more