Why are Mexicans so good at Boxing? | Trans World Sport

Mexico has produced a staggering number of elite boxers. Nearly 150 professional world titles have been won by fighters from Mexico. Whilst they've enjoyed success in the pro ranks, in recent times Mexico's amateur fighters have struggled somewhat. They haven't won an Olympic medal since the 2000 Sydney Games. However, the Mexican Boxing Federation is looking to put this right in the years ahead and they've established a new Youth Development Programme to nurture young fighters.

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