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Roman Gonzalez-Edgar Sosa Clash in The Works?

By Elisinio Castillo

There is some talk that Teiken Promotions, who promote WBC flyweight champion Roman Gonzalez (41-0, 35KOs), are interested in matching him next against former champion Edgar Sosa (51-8, 30KOs) of Mexico.

Gonzalez would like a unification with WBO/WBA champion Juan Francisco Estrada, who seems to be heading into a rematch with Brian Viloria.

If the fight happens, Sosa would be skipping ahead of the line, because the World Boxing Council recently ordered No. 1 ranked Nawaphon Sor Rungvisai of Thailand to face Sosa, ranked at No. 2, in a final eliminator to determine the mandatory challenger to Gonzalez.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Hougigo on 12-26-2014

[QUOTE=Aztekkas;15226248]I think he said 2 to 3 more defenses and he was going to move up and challenge Estrada. Seeing as how 4/5 of Estrada's last opponents were Filipinos, I think they could build up a decent event based off…

Comment by Aztekkas on 12-26-2014

[QUOTE=Hougigo;15226100]He might after fighting Rodriguez jnr[/QUOTE] I think he said 2 to 3 more defenses and he was going to move up and challenge Estrada. Seeing as how 4/5 of Estrada's last opponents were Filipinos, I think they could build…

Comment by kiaba360 on 12-26-2014

Boxing gods, please let this be the year we get flyweights on HBO/Showtime. This match-up wouldn't be a bad place to start. Sosa is a tough cookie to break, but the KO is definitely in reach for Gonzalez. It's a…

Comment by Hougigo on 12-26-2014

[QUOTE=Str8 Right;15226091]I would love to see donnie nietes move up in weight and fight gonzalez. Would be a great fight. Both have very decorated resumes.[/QUOTE] He might after fighting Rodriguez jnr

Comment by Str8 Right on 12-26-2014

[QUOTE=Aztekkas;15226002]Since when has Sosa been a bum? Aside from Estrada, Viloria and Roman what other fighters do you actually follow at 112? Because your lack of knowledge is showin by making such an idiotic statement. I digress, the rematch between…

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