'Chocolatito' wins title in fourth class

INGLEWOOD – Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez on Saturday entered his challenge to super flyweight champion Carlos Cuadras with an emotional goal of winning a world title in his fourth weight class. Gonzalez wanted to do it for his mentor and...
Via The OC Register
September 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Gonzalez wins slugfest with Cuadras, becomes 4-weight champ

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) Roman Gonzalez won a world championship in his fourth weight class Saturday night, taking a unanimous decision over Carlos Cuadras to claim the WBC 115-pound title belt. The Nicaraguan pound-for-pound star better known as Chocolatito persevered through a brutal slugfest with Cuadras, who was outstanding on the biggest stage of his career. The fighters traded...
Via Associated Press
September 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Roman Gonzalez vs. Carlos Cuadras weigh-in results & photos

In the main event of HBO Boxing’s Saturday night telecast, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez of Nicaragua moves up in weight when he challenges titleholder Carlos Cuadras of Mexico in a scheduled 12-round super flyweight title fight. Saturday’s special edition of HBO World Championship Boxing continues at 10:00 p.m. ET from Inglewood, California. The primetime presentation...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 09, 2016

Chocolatito seeks record 4th belt in Forum bout with Cuadras

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) Although Roman Gonzalez can become the first Nicaraguan boxer to win championship belts in four weight classes on Saturday night, that historic achievement is only one part of his motivation. The fighter best known as ''Chocolatito'' also feels that a win would avenge the late Alexis Arguello, his mentor and friend, who fell just short of that fourth...
Via Associated Press
September 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: Roman Gonzalez-Carlos Cuadras workout at the Wild Card

Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, (45-0-0, 38 KOs) and fellow undefeated fighter Carlos “Principe” Cuadras, (35-0, 38 KOs) held a media day workout yesterday at the Wild Card West ahead of their world title main event. Right here you can find some photos of the fighters at the workout. The co-feature of the card is the rematch between Yoshihiro Kamegai, and Jesus Soto...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 08, 2016

Roman Gonzalez vs. Carlos Cuadras presser photos & quotes

Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, (45-0-0, 38 KOs) and Carlos “Principe” Cuadras, (35-0, 38 KOs) attended the final press conference ahead of their title main event on Saturday, September 10 at The Fabulous Forum in Los Angeles, live on HBO World Championship Boxing. Featured in the co-main event following their epic 2016 “Fight of the Year” candidate this past April...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 06, 2016

Whicker: When Carlos Cuadras battles Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez, he could rescue year in boxing

Boxing needs a break today. It needs Carlos Cuadras to be its next happy warrior. It needs Cuadras to step into The Forum ring on Saturday night and give Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez the type of impassioned 12-round argument that can launch a...
Via The OC Register
September 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Boxer Carlos Cuadras has what fight game needs

Boxing needs a break today.It needs Carlos Cuadras to be its next happy warrior.It needs Cuadras to step into The Forum ring on Saturday night and give Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez the type of impassioned 12-round argument that can launch a 115-pound rivalry, maybe even a trilogy, a Vazquez-Marquez or Carbajal-Chaquita Conzalez kind of thing that will get people talking about something...
Via LA Daily News
September 04, 2016

Fight for Children charity event in DC tomorrow night: Ava Knight, Carlos Cuadras & Antoine Douglas in action

Tomorrow night at The Washington Hilton, undefeated Middleweight Antoine "Action" Douglas will take on Don Mouton (14-8-1, 12 KO's) as part of the 25th annual Fight for Children charity event. Douglas of Burke, Virginia has a record of 15-0-1 with 10 knockouts and has been one of the most talked about Middleweight prospects in the United States. The 22-year old has quality wins over...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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