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List of the most popular, renowned or famous boxers from Mexico. List includes the most notable boxers from Mexico, along with photos when available. This list of Mexican boxers is alphabetical, but can be sorted by any column and answers the question "what famous boxers are from Mexico?" You can click on the names of the famous boxers of Mexico in order to get more information about each one. List boxers include Héctor Velázquez, Orlando Salido and many additional boxers as well. You can use this factual list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to. (104 items)

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Julio César Chávez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Julio César Chávez age 56 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 ...more

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Juan Manuel Márquez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Juan Manuel Márquez age 45 Juan Manuel Márquez Méndez is a Mexican professional boxer. He is the third Mexican-born boxer to become a four-division world champion, winning seven world titles in four ...more

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Marco Antonio Barrera is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Marco Antonio Barrera age 44 Marco Antonio Barrera is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He has won numerous world titles in three different weight classes; he is a former two-time WBO super-bantamweight, Lineal/The Ring ...more

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Salvador Sánchez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Salvador Sánchez Died at 23 (1959-1982) 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 ...more

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José Nápoles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
José Nápoles age 78 José Ángel Nápoles, nicknamed Mantequilla, is a Cuban-Mexican boxer and former world welterweight champion, who is frequently ranked as one of the greatest fighters of all ...more

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Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Érik Morales age 42 Érik Isaac Morales Elvira is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He is the first Mexican-born boxer in history to win world titles in four different weight classes. He is a former WBC ...more

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Rubén Olivares is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Rubén Olivares age 71 Rubén Olivares is a former Mexican boxer and current member of the Boxing Hall of Fame. A native of Mexico City, Olivares was a world champion multiple times, and considered by many as ...more

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Ricardo López is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Ricardo López age 52 Ricardo “El Finito” López Nava is a retired Mexican professional boxer. As a professional, he defended the WBC Strawweight Championship a record 21 times. He also won the WBA and WBO ...more

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Julio César Chávez, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Julio César Chávez, Jr. age 32 Julio César Chávez Carrasco is a Mexican professional boxer and the former WBC Middleweight Champion. He is the son of retired six-time world boxing champion Julio César ...more

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Jorge Arce is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Jorge Arce age 39 Jorge Armando Arce Armenta is a Mexican professional boxer, and the second Mexican boxer to win a world title in four weight divisions. Arce is the former WBO Super Bantamweight, WBO ...more

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Saúl Álvarez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Saúl Álvarez age 28 Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán, commonly known as El Canelo, from canela, Spanish for cinnamon, in reference to his red hair; is a Mexican professional boxer in the Light ...more

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Vicente Saldivar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Vicente Saldivar Died at 42 (1943-1985) Vicente Samuel Saldívar García was a Mexican boxer in the Featherweight division and was a part of the 1960 Mexican Olympic team. He was a former WBC and a two-time WBA ...more

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Carlos Zárate Serna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Carlos Zárate Serna age 67 Carlos Zárate Serna is a retired Mexican boxer. He has the distinction of being the first professional boxer in history to put together two streaks of 20 or more knockout wins in a row. ...more

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Baby Arizmendi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Baby Arizmendi Died at 49 (1913-1962) Alberto "Baby" Arizmendi was a professional boxer and featherweight world title holder. He also competed in the bantamweight and welterweight divisions. Arizmendi is famous for being ...more

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José Luis Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
José Luis Ramírez age 60 José Luis Ramírez is a retired Mexican boxer. He was a two-time World Lightweight Champion.

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Robert Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Robert Guerrero age 35 Robert Joseph Guerrero is an American professional boxer. Nicknamed The Ghost, he is the former interim WBC welterweight champion. He is also a former IBF Super Featherweight world champion, a ...more

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Victor Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Victor Ortiz age 31 "Vicious" Victor Ortiz is an American professional boxer and film actor of Mexican descent. He is a former WBC Welterweight Champion. He was previously in the light welterweight ...more

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José Luis Castillo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
José Luis Castillo age 45 José Luis Castillo is a Mexican boxer. Nicknamed El Temible, Castillo is generally considered one of the best lightweights of his era. He is the former The Ring and two-time WBC ...more

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Rocky Juarez is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Rocky Juarez age 38 Ricardo Rocky Juarez is a professional Mexican-American boxer. Juarez has a current professional record of 30 wins, 10 losses and 1 draw, with 19 wins coming by way of knockout.

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Vicente Escobedo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Vicente Escobedo age 37 Vicente Escobedo is an American professional boxer of Mexican descent.

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Javier Molina is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Javier Molina age 28 Javier Molina is an American professional boxer. He competes in the Junior Welterweight division. He is perhaps best known for winning the 2007 U.S. National Championships when he was only 17 ...more

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Alfonso Gómez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Alfonso Gómez age 38 Alfonso Salvador Gómez Becerra is a Mexican professional boxer. He was a competitor on the reality TV show The Contender, where he finished third out of sixteen fighters.

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Abner Mares is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Abner Mares age 33 Abner Mares Martínez is a Mexican professional boxer. Mares has won world titles in three weight divisions. Mares has held the IBF Bantamweight, WBC Super bantamweight and WBC ...more

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Juan de la Rosa is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Juan de la Rosa age 32 Juan Pedro de la Rosa is a professional Mexican boxer and is brother to Mexican Top Welterweight boxer, James de la Rosa.

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Julio Díaz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Julio Díaz age 39 Julio Díaz is a Mexican professional boxer in the Light Welterweight division. Díaz' is a former IBF Lightweight Champion, he is also the brother of boxing trainer Joel Díaz ...more

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Steven Luevano is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Steven Luevano age 37 Steven Luevano was a Mexican-American boxer in the Featherweight division and is the former WBO Featherweight Champion. He was trained by the former IBF Super Featherweight Champion Roberto ...more

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B. J. Flores is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
B. J. Flores age 37 B J Flores is a Mexican-American professional boxer and mixed martial artist.

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Antonio Margarito is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Antonio Margarito age 40 Antonio Margarito Montiel is a Mexican-American retired professional boxer. He is a former WBA, WBO & IBF Welterweight Champion. Nicknamed El Tornado de Tijuana, he is known for his ...more

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Rafael Márquez is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Rafael Márquez age 43 Rafael Márquez Méndez is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He is a former world champion at the IBF / IBO Bantamweight and WBC Super Bantamweight divisions. Márquez ...more

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Miguel Canto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Miguel Canto age 70 Miguel Angel Canto Solis is a former world boxing champion from Mexico.

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Guty Espadas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Guty Espadas age 64 Guty Espadas was a Mexican professional boxer who won the World Boxing Council Flyweight Championship. He is also the Father of former World Champion Guty Espadas Jr.

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Jhonny González is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Jhonny González age 37 Jhonny González Vera is a Mexican professional boxer. González is a former two-time WBC Featherweight Champion and a former WBO Bantamweight Champion. The name "Jhonny" ...more

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Rafael Herrera is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Rafael Herrera age 73 Rafael Herrera is a former boxer from Mexico. He has won world titles in the Bantamweight division.

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Carlos Palomino is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Carlos Palomino age 69 Carlos Palomino is a retired Mexican professional boxer. Palomino is a former WBC Welterweight Champion and member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Palomino is also an actor who has ...more

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Alfredo Angulo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Alfredo Angulo age 36 Alfredo Angulo López is a Mexican professional boxer and the former interim WBO Light Middleweight Champion. Angulo also participated in the 2004 Summer Olympics for Mexico. Alfredo is ...more

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Rafael Limón is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Rafael Limón age 64 Rafael Limón Burgos, also known as Bazooka Limón is a former boxer and two-time Super Featherweight /Jr. Lightweight world champion. A southpaw from Mexico City, he fought with a ...more

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Sugar Ramos is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Sugar Ramos age 77 Ultiminio Ramos is a Cuban-Mexican boxer who is better known as Sugar Ramos. Ramos fought out of Mexico where he was adopted as a national hero. He is a former featherweight champion and member ...more

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Héctor López is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Héctor López Died at 44 (1967-2011) Héctor López Colín was a Mexican boxer who was the NABF and WBO NABO Light Welterweight Champion. He also won an Olympic Silver medal for Mexico in the Bantamweight

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Braulio Ávila is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Braulio Ávila age 32 Braulio Ávila Juárez is a Mexican amateur boxer best known for winning bronze medals in flyweight at the 2006 Central American and Caribbean Games and both 2007 and 2011 Pan

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Daniel Ponce de León is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Daniel Ponce de León age 38 Daniel Ponce de León is a Mexican professional Boxer in the Featherweight division and was a member of the 2000 Mexican Olympics team. He is the former WBC Featherweight Champion and ...more

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Daniel Zaragoza is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Daniel Zaragoza age 61 Daniel Zaragoza is a Mexican former professional boxer known also as "The Mouse". Zaragoza was a popular champion in the Super Bantamweight division throughout the 1980s and 1990s.

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Miguel Ángel González is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Miguel Ángel González age 48 Miguel Ángel González Dávila, also known as El Mago, is a Mexican professional boxer best known to be world lightweight champion as a professional. He also campaigned as a ...more

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Antonio Pitalúa is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Antonio Pitalúa 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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Jorge Solís is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Jorge Solís age 39 Jorge Iván Solís Pérez, is a Mexican professional boxer. He is a former holder of various minor and regional titles including, the Jalisco State Featherweight title, WBC ...more

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Francisco Bojado is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Francisco Bojado age 35 Francisco Bojado is a Mexican professional boxer in the Light Welterweight division and represented Mexico at the 2000 Olympic Games. He's a former IBA Continental, WBC Youth World, and WBC ...more

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Javier Jauregui is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Javier Jauregui Died at 40 (1973-2013) Javier Rogelio Jáuregui Delgado, also known as El Chatito was a Mexican professional boxer in the lightweight division. Jáuregui was born on 5 September 1973 in Guadalajara, ...more

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Juan Díaz is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Juan Díaz age 35 Juan Díaz, born September 17, 1983 in Houston, Texas, is a Mexican-American boxer in the Lightweight division, and a former unified WBA, WBO, and IBF Lightweight champion. With a record ...more

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David Díaz is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
David Díaz age 42 David "Dangerous" Diaz is a retired American boxer in the lightweight division. His record is 36-4-1. He has no relation to Juan "The Baby Bull" Diaz, another lightweight ...more

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Julio César González is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Julio César González Died at 36 (1976-2012) Julio César González Ibarra was a Mexican boxer and former Lineal and WBO light heavyweight champion. Gonzalez was born in Guerrero Negro, Baja California Sur, and claimed that ...more

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Cristian Mijares is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Boxers from Mexico
Cristian Mijares age 37 Cristian Ricardo Lucio Mijares is a Mexican professional boxer. Mijares is the former WBC, WBA, and IBF Super Flyweight Champion. Cristian is the older brother of prospect Ricardo Mijares and ...more