Professional Record: 47 – 2 (39 KO’s)
Previous Belts: WBA Strawweight (2008-2010), WBA junior flyweight (2011-2012), WBC Super Flyweight (2016-2017),RING/WBC Flyweight
Weight: Super Flyweight
Date of Birth: June 17, 1987
Residences: Managua, Nicaragua
Birthplace: Barrio La Esperanza, Managua, Nicaragua
Roman’s Top 10 KO’s!
Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez fought his first professional match in 2005 in Nicaragua where he was able to score a 2nd round KO, his first of 38 to follow. In 2007, he fought for the first time outside of his home country in Tokyo, Japan scoring a first round KO. By 2008, he was the WBA strawweight champion, a title which he would hold from 2008-2010. He later moved up a weight class to become the WBA junior flyweight champion, which he held from 2011-2012. He then moved up again in weight class in 2014 when he challenged Akira Yaegashi for the RING/WBC flyweight championship, needless to say, Roman went on to win in an electrifying 9th Round TKO. Roman then successfully defended his belt 5 times from 2014-2017. Roman has an impressive record of 46 wins, 38 of which by way of KO, and 2 losses. Roman is a dominant champion and considered one of the most masterful technicians of the sport. Watch out for news of who Roman will fight next here on Team Everlast!