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Famous Boxers from Mexico

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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
age 57
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
age 46
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
age 45
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
Dec. 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
age 79
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
age 43
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
age 72
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
age 53
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
age 33
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
age 40
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
age 29
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
Dec. 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
age 68
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
Dec. 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
age 61
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
age 36
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
age 32
"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
age 46
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
age 39
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
age 38
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
age 29
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
age 39
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
age 34
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
age 33
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
age 40
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