Famous Boxers from Panama

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

List is made up of boxers like Guillermo Jones and Ricardo Cordoba.

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

You can click on the names of these legendary boxers of Panama in order to get more information about each one. If you box or just love the sport then use this list of talented Panama boxers to find some new athletes to watch.
age 68
Roberto Durán Samaniego is a Panamanian former professional boxer, widely regarded as one of the greatest boxers of all time. A versatile brawler in the ring, he was nicknamed "Manos ...more
Dec. at 49 (1902-1951)
Alfonso Teofilo Brown, better known as Panama Al Brown, was a bantamweight boxer from Panama who made history by becoming boxing's first Hispanic world champion. Brown was a native of the city ...more
age 76
Ismael Laguna Meneses is a former professional boxer.He is one of 8 children. His grand-niece Kezia Grace West is Miss New York Panama 2013. He was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of ...more
Guillermo Jones age 47
Guillermo Jones is the former World Boxing Association's WBA Cruiserweight Boxing Champion of the world.
Hilario Zapata age 61
Hilario Zapata is a former boxer who was a two-time world Jr. Flyweight champion and a one time world flyweight champion. Zapata is a Panamanian. Zapata began his professional boxing career in ...more
Santiago Samaniego age 45
Santiago Ryce Samaniego is a professional boxer in the super welterweight division.
Vicente Mosquera age 40
Vicente Eduardo Mosquera Mena is a Panamanian professional boxer. He is a former World Boxing Association super-featherweight champion. On April 30, 2005 he defeated Yodsanan Sor Nanthachai for ...more
age 34
Anselmo Moreno is a professional boxer from El Martillo San Miguelito, Republic of Panama. He is a former WBA Bantamweight Champion. In August 2011, Moreno signed a four fight promotional deal ...more
Carlos Melo age 37
Carlos Bolívar Melo is a Panamanian professional boxer. On April 19, 2008 he faced Mexican boxer Edgar Sosa in Port-au-Prince, Haiti for the WBC light flyweight title.
age 43
Celestino "Pelenchin" Caballero is a professional boxer from Panama. He is the former unified junior featherweight champion holding the IBF and WBA "Super" titles. On October ...more
Ricardo Cordoba age 37
Ricardo Alberto Córdoba Mosque, more commonly known as Ricardo Cordoba, is a Panamanian professional boxer who fights in the super bantamweight division.