Boxing Famous Boxers from Venezuela

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

This list below has a variety of boxers, like José Bonilla and Alexander Muñoz, in it.

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

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

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Edwin Valero is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
Died at 29 (1981-2010) Edwin Valero was a Venezuelan professional boxer. He was born in Bolero Alto, and raised in El Vigía. Valero was an undefeated southpaw boxer and former two weight world champion who ...more

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Alfonso Blanco is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 31 Alfonso Blanco Parra is an undefeated Venezuelan boxer in the Light Middleweight division. He was the 2008 Olympian for Venezuela and he also won the Middleweight silver medal at the 2007 World ...more

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Israel Contreras is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 57 Israel Contreras is a Venezuelan former professional boxer who won the World Boxing Association bantamweight title. He had a supporting role in the Mel Gibson film Apocalypto.

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José Bonilla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
José Bonilla Died at 35 (1967-2002) José Bonilla was a Venezuelan professional boxer. He was a former World Boxing Association flyweight champion.

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Alexander Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 38 Alexander Muñoz is a professional boxer in the super flyweight division, nicknamed "El Explosivo," because of his finisher which involves killing his opponent with explosives.

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Aquiles Guzmán is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
Aquiles Guzmán age 52 Aquiles José Guzmán Matute. is a former Venezuelan professional boxer. He is a former World Boxing Association flyweight champion.

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Jorge Linares is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 33 Jorge Linares is a professional boxer from Venezuela. He is a former WBC featherweight champion and former WBA super featherweight champion and current WBC lightweight champion. Linares is ...more

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Lorenzo Parra is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 39 Lorenzo "Lencho" Parra is a Venezuelan professional boxer. He is a former World Boxing Association flyweight champion. On December 6, 2003, Parra beat Eric Morel by a unanimous ...more

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Ernesto España is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
Ernesto España age 63 Ernesto España was a Venezuelan boxer who held the World Boxing Association lightweight championship in 1979 and 1980. España became a professional boxer in 1975 and won all of his ...more

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Félix Machado is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
age 45 Félix Machado is a Venezuelan featherweight boxer. He currently resides in Bolívar, Venezuela. He is a former IBF super flyweight champion, defeating Julio Gamboa on July 22, 2000 ...more

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David Griman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Boxers from Venezuela
David Griman age 50 David Griman is a former Venezuelan professional boxer. He is a former World Boxing Association flyweight champion.