Guillermo Rigondeaux Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography & More

Guillermo Rigondeaux

Real NameGuillermo Rigondeaux Ortiz
El Chacal
ProfessionCuban Professional Boxer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 4”
Weightin Kilograms- 64 kg
in Pounds- 141 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 29 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Professional Debut2009
Coach/MentorNot Known
Records (main ones)• He is current holder of WBA (Super) and lineal super bantamweight Championship.
• He is number one super bantamweight by The Ring and the Transnational Boxing Rankings Board (TBRB).
• He is Fifth and tenth best Boxer in the world by The Ring and BoxRec respectively.
• In 2000 and 2004 summer Olympics, he won consecutive gold medals in the bantamweight division.
• Guillermo Rigondeaux is also a seven-time Cuban national champion at bantamweight (2000–06) and finished his amateur career with a record of nearly 475 fights with 12 losses.
Career Turning PointWhen he won the Gold Medal in the bantamweight division in 2000 Sydney Olympic.
Personal Life
Date of BirthSeptember 30, 1980
Age (as in 2016)36 Years
Birth PlaceSantiago de Cuba, Cuba
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownSantiago de Cuba, Cuba
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
FamilyFather- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Girls, Family & More
Marital StatusNot Known
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
ChildrenNot Known
Money Factors and Cars collection
Net Worth$1 million

Guillermo Rigondeaux

Some Lesser Known Facts About Guillermo Rigondeaux

  • Does Guillermo Rigondeaux smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Guillermo Rigondeaux drink Alcohol?: Not Known
  • Guillermo Rigondeaux is widely considered to be one of the greatest amateur boxers of all time.
  • Boxing trainer Freddie Roach has praised Rigondeaux a lot, as being: “Probably the greatest talent I’ve ever seen”. Rigondeaux is known for his hand speed, counterpunching and elusiveness, and has proved an exceptional difficult fighter to hit.                                                                                                                                             Freddie Roach
  • American Filmmaker Brin-Jonathan Butler published a biography of Rigondeaux entitled A Cuban Boxer’s Journey: From Castro’s Traitor to American Champion, published by Picador USA.                                                 Cover page of biographical Book on Guillermo Rigondeaux
  • In July 2007, Rigondeaux and teammate Erislandy Lara failed to appear for their scheduled fights at the Pan American Games in Brazil.