Under perfectly sunny skies and a gentle cooling breeze, Sunday afternoon's visitors to the Puerto Rican Festival clustered around a large tent in the middle of a parking lot at Frontier Field. The draw for the day was sanctioned boxing matches, held in collaboration with the Rochester Fight Factory. The boxers ranged in age from 7 to over 50 years old. The weekend's festivities also included a parade, musical entertainment and children's activities. Saturday included an agency fair during which nonprofit organizations could promote their services.
List of famous boxers from Puerto Rico, listed alphabetically with photos of the boxers when available. Puerto Rico has produced some very talented boxers over the years, including heavyweights, light heavyweights, cruiserweights, featherweights and flyweights. These are some of the best Puerto Rican boxers to ever live, so if you're a native of Puerto Rico and are aspiring to box professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular boxer from Puerto Rico then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.
In November , Ramos asked Darnell Walker to train him after he suffered a severe hand injury. In he also was the runner up at the U. National Championships , losing to U. Olympian Raynell Williams. On March 5,  Rico got a 4th round K.
Top-notch boxing prospects are coveted by managers and promoters looking to sign the next main event star. There were a number of promotional suitors for year-old Puerto Rican boxing prodigy, Xander Zayas. While a variety of promoters were interested, Bob Arum's Top Rank Boxing won out, and Zayas became the youngest fighter to ever sign with the legendary company. Zayas won Most Outstanding Boxer at last year's competition.