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A Sweet TKO Lifts Roman Gonzalez Over Edgar Sosa

INGLEWOOD — Despite his tasty sounding name, there was nothing sweet about the havoc Roman Gonzalez wrecked on Edgar Sosa Saturday night. In front of a raucous, excited crowd at The Forum in Inglewood, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez outclassed, outgunned and outworked challenger Edgar Sosa of Mexico to retain the WBC flyweight title. Making his American TV debut, Gonzalez lived...
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HBO Boxing results: Golovkin & Gonzalez come out guns blazing at The Forum

Golovkin vs. Monroe Video Highlights & Results: Two of the very best fighters in the world showed why they’re regarded as such Saturday night, as Gennady Golovkin, ranked #6 pound for pound, and Roman Gonzalez, #3, each put on impressive showings on HBO Boxing, live from The Forum. Gonzalez vs. Sosa Video Highlights In the first fight of the card, “Chocolatito” paid...
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Gennady Golovkin, Roman Gonzalez Triumph In Night Of Exciting Mismatches

In a night of enjoyable mismatches on HBO, offensive maestros Gennady Golovkin and Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez impressed against their respective foes at the Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles. While neither man was ever under threat, they both did enough to impress and leave the public hungry for more. Willie Monroe (19-2, 6 KO) was never really in the middleweight main event....
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Roman Gonzalez: ‘Chocolatito’ Gets Some HBO Love

Boxing viewers aren’t used to catching flyweights on major networks. Usually, we’re forced to watch them on grainy youtube videos or in quick highlight spots. But then again, most flyweights don’t fight like Roman Gonzalez. The reason that he’s shot up the pound-for-pound ranks — he’s currently just below Floyd Mayweather at #2 in the world, according to the Transnational...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez Shadowboxing

SANTA MONICA — Before he steps in the ring Saturday night to defend the WBC flyweight title, Chocolatito aka Roman Gonzalez did some light shadowboxing and answered questions for the gathered media at the Wild Card West Gym Wednesday in Santa Monica. *** Co-featured on the telecast is 12-round junior flyweight matchup between World Boxing Council Champion ROMAN “Chocolatito”...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Gennady Golovkin And Roman Gonzalez

The spring boxing schedule just will not quit. This week isn’t quite as packed as last, but there are still some quality fights on, most notably on HBO where middleweight fan favourite Gennady Golovkin is fighting, along with his flyweight equivalent, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez. There are also some fights on ESPN and TruTV. Oh, and I nominate Shrek for trainer of the year...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

So you want a humble champion? Watch Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez

Roman "Rocolatito" Gonzalez is finally hitting the premium boxing networks and you need to see check him out to see the hype is real. The post So You Want A Humble Champion? Watch Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo Gallery: Roman Gonzalez v Edgar Sosa Press Conference

LOS ANGELES — WBC flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, challenger Edgar Sosa and their respective teams gathered for the media for the first time since announcing their May 16th collision. The title fight is the co-featured bout of the upcoming Gennady Golovkin vs Willie Monroe title fight scheduled for May 16th at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Also on hand for the...
Via BadCulture
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Roman Gonzalez vs. Edgar Sosa set for May 16 on HBO as co-feature to Golovkin-Monroe

Boxing fans around the world eagerly anticipating the return of Gennady Golovkin received more great news with the announcement that pound for pound star Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez will face Mexico’s Edgar Sosa in the 12-round co-feature on Saturday, May 16 at the Forum and televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing® beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. “I’m very happy...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Akira Yaegashi, Roman Gonzalez Sign For Super-Awesome Fight

One of the best match-ups in boxing is now booked, so if you’re a snob about the smaller weight classes, time to get over it. Lineal flyweight champion Akira Yaegashi and pound-for-pound talent Roman Gonzalez are going to fight in September (a notion in the works for a while). That’s plenty good, right there, that sentence. We’re talking about the king of perhaps the best division...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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