Gonzalez-Fuentes Fight Officially Announced By Teiken

By Hisao Adachi 

The Teiken Boxing Gym in Tokyo officially announced the first defense of the world flyweight title of the World Boxing Council (WBC), unbeaten Nicaraguan Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (40-0, 34KOs), who will face the No. 8 world ranked Philippine contender Rocky "The Road Warrior" Fuentes (35-7-2, 20KOs) on the 22nd of November at the Yokohama International Swimming Pool. 

The fight will be paired on the same card where the Japanese WBC super featherweight world champion Takashi "Bomber" Miura (27-2-2, 20KOs) will make the third defense of his crown against Mexican challenger and No. 1 world-ranked contender Edgar "Chananon" Puerta (23-4-1, 19KOs.
This boxing evening will be hosted by the influential Japanese promoter Akihiko Honda of Teiken Boxing. Gonzalez will be making the first defense of his WBC title that he conquered this the past September with a ninth round TKO of Yaegashi Akira in Tokyo.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by chico malo loc on 10-20-2014

Easy work for Gonzalez.

Comment by elgranluchadore on 10-20-2014

moises fuentes would have been better

Comment by nycsmooth on 10-20-2014

IMO, Not much here just a stay busy w/ good $$...Japan pays well....

Comment by Hougigo on 10-19-2014

Fuentes a good journeyman... but Roman steamrolls him. Fairly quick turnaround, 2 months after one of his biggest wins. Hoping for a network to pick him up....hoping he's back in Feb in Macao against Viloria.... but they're going to try…

Comment by Eastcoast on 10-19-2014

Swimming pool?!

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