Roman Gonzalez vs. Carlos Cuadras – results

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By Dan Ambrose: Unbeaten World Boxing Council flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, (46-0, 38 KOs) successfully moved up in weight to defeat the MUCH bigger and heavier WBC super flyweight champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-1-1, 27 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision to capture his WBC 115lb title on Saturday night on HBO Championship Boxing from The Forum in Inglewood, California.

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Purses: Chocolatito $400k, Cuadras $250k

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By Dan Ambrose: Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (45-0, 38 KOs) will be getting the lion’s share of the loot tonight in his title challenge against World Boxing Council World super flyweight champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-0-1, 27 KOs) on HBO from The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Gonzalez will be getting a guaranteed $400,000 compared to Cuadras’ $250,000. The money reflects Gonzalez’s still greater star power right now. Whether that is sustainable or not for the unbeaten 29-year-old Nicaraguan Gonzalez will be partially determined in how he performs tonight against the much larger looking 28-year-old Cuadras.

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Watch: Gonzalez, Cuadras make weight

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By Allan Fox: World Boxing Council World super flyweight champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-0-1, 27 KOs) successfully made weight on Friday in coming in at 114.8 pounds for his title defense against former three vision world champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (45-0, 38 Kos) for their fight on Saturday night on HBO Championship Boxing from The Forum, in Inglewood, California. Gonzalez, 29, weighed in at 114.6.

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Which September fight can deliver a fight of the year nominee?

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By Gerardo Granados: After have witnessed a couple of horrendous robberies at the summer Olympics, now we the fight fans, will get ready to continue our boxing year. With at least three bouts worth of attention on this month, because one of those could be able to challenge the Francisco Vargas versus Orlando Salido fight of the year award.

No, I am not talking about the most hyped, nor the most publicized by major media, even less I am referring of two upcoming bouts that have the potential to end with the knockout of the year award, due that those are also in contention for the mismatch of the year.

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Golovkin vs. Brook, Gonzalez vs. Cuadras this Saturday

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HBO Boxing presents day-night action from two continents, highlighted by a pair world championship fights featuring two of the sport’s top pound-for-pound performers, when WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: GENNADY GOLOVKIN VS. KELL BROOK AND ROMAN “CHOCOLATITO” GONZALEZ VS. CARLOS CUADRAS AND YOSHIHIRO KAMEGAI VS. JESUS SOTO KARASS 2 is seen SATURDAY, SEPT. 10, first at 5:30 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from London and then at 10:00 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT) from Inglewood, Cal., exclusively on HBO. The HBO Sports team will call all the action, which will be available in HDTV, closed-captioned for the hearing-impaired and presented in Spanish on HBO Latino.

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Cuadras: I have the power to beat Roman Gonzalez

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By Dan Ambrose: World Boxing Council World super flyweight champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-0-1, 27 KOs) believes he’s got the punching power and the speed to defeat former three division world champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (45-0, 38 KOs) in their fight this Saturday night on HBO Championship Boxing at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

The Gonzalez-Cuadras fight will be shown at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. It comes on after the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin vs. Kell Brook fight, which has a start time at 5:30 p.m. ET/PT.

The 5’3” Gonzalez is moving up in weight from the flyweight division [112lbs] to take on the younger and bigger 5’4” Cuadras for his 115lb title. In addition to Cuadras’ one inch height advantage, he has a two inch reach advantage over Gonzalez.

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Carlos Cuadras outweighs Roman Gonzalez

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By Dan Ambrose: Former three division world champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (45-0-0, 38KO’s) weighed in at 117.9 pounds for his seven-day weigh-in for his title challenge against WBC super flyweight champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-0-1, 27KO’s) on September 10 at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Cuadras, 5’4”, weighed in slightly heavier at 120.2 pounds. Cuadras, 28, is expected to rehydrate quite a bit after the two fighters weigh-in on September 9 for their fight on HBO Championship Boxing. Gonzalez, 29, has looked dominating in the past in winning world titles at minimumweight, light flyweight and flyweight.

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Roman Gonzalez vs. Carlos Cuadras on September 10 live on BoxNation

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BoxNation subscribers are set to enjoy a blockbuster next few weeks starting with pound-for-pound king Roman Gonzalez who moves up in weight to take on undefeated knockout artist and WBC super-flyweight world champion Carlos Cuadras.

The unbeaten three-time world champion Gonzalez, with a record of 45-0 with 38 KOs, is regarded by many as the finest boxer around and will test himself by going up to 115-pounds for the first time to challenge Cuadras, 35-0-1 with 27 KOs, for his WBC strap.

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Roman Gonzalez vs. Carlos Cuadras possible for September 10

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By Dan Ambrose: Undefeated WBC flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (45-0, 38 KOs) is in negotiations with unbeaten WBC super flyweight champion Carlos Cuadras (35-0-1, 27 KOs) for a fight on HBO Championship Boxing on September 10 in Los Angeles, California, according to Ring TV.

Gonzalez, 29, will be moving up in weight from flyweight (112lbs) to challenge for the 27-year-old Cuadras’ WBC 115lb title. The negotiations are still underway.
This is one of those 50-50 fights that are hard to predict. Cuadras has a lot of talent and punching power. It’s same with Gonzalez. Both fighters are 5’4”.

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