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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. {#nodes}
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    Julio César Chávez

    BirthplaceCiudad Obregón, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionLightweight, Super featherweight, Light welterweight

    Julio César Chávez González (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈxuljo ˈsesaɾ ˈtʃaβez ɣonˈsales]; born... more on Wikipedia
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    Juan Manuel Márquez

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionWelterweight, Featherweight, Light welterweight

    Juan Manuel Márquez Méndez (born August 23, 1973) is a Mexican former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia

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    #16 of 67 The Best Boxers of the 21st Century#16 of 49 The Best Welterweight Boxers of All Time

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    Marco Antonio Barrera

    BirthplaceMexico, Mexico City

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight, Bantamweight, Super featherweight

    Marco Antonio Barrera Tapia (born January 17, 1974) is a Mexican former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia
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    Salvador Sánchez

    Salvador Sánchez

    Dec. at 23 (1959-1982)

    BirthplaceSantiago Tianguistenco, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight

    Salvador Sánchez Narváez (January 26, 1959 – August 12, 1982) was a Mexican boxer born in the... more on Wikipedia

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    #59 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time#56 of 207 The Best Boxers of the 20th Century

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    José Nápoles

    BirthplaceSantiago de Cuba, Cuba

    NationalityCuba, Mexico

    Weight DivisionWelterweight

    José Ángel Nápoles, nicknamed Mantequilla ("Butter", referring to his smooth boxing style),... more on Wikipedia
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    Érik Morales

    BirthplaceTijuana, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight, Bantamweight, Light welterweight

    Érik Isaac Morales Elvira (; born September 1, 1976) is a Mexican former professional boxer... more on Wikipedia

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    #141 of 190 The Toughest Professional Fighters in History#19 of 74 The Best Active Boxers in the World Right Now

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    Rubén Olivares

    Rubén Olivares

    Age: 72

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight, Bantamweight

    Rubén Olivares Avila (born January 14, 1947) is a former Mexican boxer and current member of... more on Wikipedia
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    Ricardo López

    BirthplaceCuernavaca, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionMinimumweight, Light flyweight

    Ricardo "El Finito" López Nava (born July 25, 1966) is a retired Mexican professional boxer.... more on Wikipedia

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    #28 of 65 The Best Boxers of the 1990s#5 of 51 The Best Flyweight Boxers of All Time

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    Julio César Chávez, Jr.

    BirthplaceCuliacán, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionLight middleweight, Middleweight

    Julio César Chávez Carrasco (born February 16, 1986), best known as Julio César Chávez Jr., is... more on Wikipedia

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    #66 of 72 The Best Middleweight Boxers of All Time#32 of 32 The Best Hispanic Boxers of All Time

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    Jorge Arce

    Jorge Arce

    Age: 40

    BirthplaceLos Mochis, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionSuper bantamweight, Flyweight, Featherweight, Light flyweight

    Jorge Armando Arce Armenta (; born July 27, 1979), best known as Jorge Arce, is a Mexican... more on Wikipedia
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    Saúl Álvarez

    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionWelterweight, Light middleweight, Light welterweight

    Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán (American Spanish: [saˈul ˈalβaɾes]; born July 18, 1990), best... more on Wikipedia
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    Vicente Saldivar

    Vicente Saldivar

    Dec. at 42 (1943-1985)

    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight

    Vicente Samuel Saldívar García (May 3, 1943 – July 18, 1985) was a Mexican boxer. He was a... more on Wikipedia

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    #21 of 48 The Best Boxers of the 1970s#15 of 48 The Best Featherweight Boxers of All Time

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    Carlos Zárate Serna

    BirthplaceTepito, Mexico City, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionBantamweight

    Carlos Zárate Serna (born May 23, 1951 in Tepito, a borough of Mexico City) is a retired... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Baby Arizmendi

    Baby Arizmendi

    Dec. at 49 (1913-1962)

    BirthplaceTorreón, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Alberto "Baby" Arizmendi (March 17, 1914 – December 31, 1962) was a professional boxer and New... more on Wikipedia
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    José Luis Ramírez

    BirthplaceHuatabampo, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionLightweight

    José Luis Ramírez (born December 3, 1958) is a retired Mexican boxer. He was a two-time World... more on Wikipedia
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    Robert Guerrero

    BirthplaceGilroy, California

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Weight DivisionWelterweight, Featherweight

    Robert Joseph Guerrero (born March 27, 1983) is an American professional boxer. He has held... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Victor Ortiz

    BirthplaceGarden City, Kansas

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Weight DivisionWelterweight, Light welterweight

    Victor Ortiz (born January 31, 1987) is an American professional boxer and film actor. He held... more on Wikipedia
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    José Luis Castillo

    BirthplaceMexicali, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionLightweight

    José Luis Castillo (born December 14, 1973) is a Mexican former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia
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    Rocky Juarez

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Ricardo "Rocky" Juárez (born April 15, 1980) is an American former professional boxer. He is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Vicente Escobedo

    BirthplaceWoodland, California

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Vicente Escobedo (born November 6, 1981 in Woodland, California) is an American professional... more on Wikipedia
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    BirthplaceCommerce, California

    NationalityUnited States of America,Mexico

    Javier Molina (born January 2, 1990) is an American professional boxer in the junior... more on Wikipedia
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    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Alfonso Salvador Gómez Becerra (born October 28, 1980), best known as Alfonso Gómez, is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Abner Mares

    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    NationalityMexico

    Weight DivisionFeatherweight

    Abner Mares Martínez (born November 28, 1985) is a Mexican-American professional boxer. He has... more on Wikipedia
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    BirthplaceTamaulipas, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America, Mexico

    Juan Pedro de la Rosa (born August 7, 1986 in Tamaulipas, Mexico) is a Mexican professional... more on Wikipedia
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    BirthplaceJiquilpan, Michoacán, Mexico

    NationalityUnited States of America,Mexico

    Weight DivisionLightweight

    Julio Díaz may refer to: Julio Díaz (footballer) (born 1948), Spanish footballer Julio Diaz... more on Wikipedia