Román González (Chocolatito) is a Nicaraguan professional boxer. He was born in Managua, Nicaragua on June 17, 1987. González made his professional boxing debut at the age of 18 against Ramon Urbina on July 1, 2005. He is a 4-weight-class world champion. González is 35 years old, he will turn 36 in 8 months and 10 days.
16 years and 8 months into his professional boxing career, Román González has fought 54 times with 51 wins and 3 losses. As of October 2022, González' boxing record stands at 51-3 (41 KOs). In total, he has fought 285 rounds of professional boxing in 54 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||5|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||10|
|Losses via KO||1|
|55||Dec 3, 2022||35||Juan Francisco Estrada||NA||NA|
|54||Mar 5, 2022||34||Julio Cesar Martinez||Win||UD|
|53||Mar 13, 2021||33||Juan Francisco Estrada||Loss||SD|
|52||Oct 23, 2020||33||Israel González||Win||UD|
|51||Feb 29, 2020||32||Kal Yafai||Win||TKO9|
|50||Dec 23, 2019||32||Diomel Diocos||Win||TKO2|
|49||Sep 15, 2018||31||Moisés Fuentes||Win||KO5|
|48||Sep 9, 2017||30||Srisaket Sor Rungvisai||Loss||KO4|
|47||Mar 18, 2017||29||Srisaket Sor Rungvisai||Loss||MD|
|46||Sep 10, 2016||29||Carlos Cuadras||Win||UD|
|45||Apr 23, 2016||28||McWilliams Arroyo||Win||UD|
|44||Oct 17, 2015||28||Brian Viloria||Win||TKO9|
|43||May 16, 2015||27||Édgar Sosa||Win||TKO2|
|42||Feb 28, 2015||27||Valentin Leon||Win||TKO3|
|41||Nov 22, 2014||27||Rocky Fuentes||Win||TKO6|
|40||Sep 5, 2014||27||Akira Yaegashi||Win||TKO9|
|39||Apr 6, 2014||26||Juan Purisima||Win||TKO3|
|38||Feb 15, 2014||26||Juan Kantun||Win||TKO6|
|37||Nov 10, 2013||26||Oscar Blanquet||Win||TKO2|
|36||Sep 21, 2013||26||Francisco Rodríguez Jr.||Win||TKO7|
|35||May 25, 2013||25||Ronald Barrera||Win||TKO5|
|34||Nov 17, 2012||25||Juan Francisco Estrada||Win||UD|
|33||Oct 6, 2012||25||Stiven Monterrosa||Win||TKO3|
|32||Apr 28, 2012||24||Ramón García Hirales||Win||KO4|
|31||Mar 17, 2012||24||Manuel Jiménez||Win||KO1|
|30||Oct 1, 2011||24||Omar Soto||Win||KO2|
|29||Jul 16, 2011||24||Omar Salado||Win||TKO7|
|28||Mar 19, 2011||23||Manuel Vargas||Win||UD|
|27||Oct 24, 2010||23||Francisco Rosas||Win||KO2|
|26||Sep 3, 2010||23||Jesus Limones||Win||TKO2|
|25||Jan 30, 2010||22||Ivan Meneses||Win||TKO4|
|24||Jul 14, 2009||22||Katsunari Takayama||Win||UD|
|23||Feb 28, 2009||21||Francisco Rosas||Win||MD|
|22||Dec 13, 2008||21||Miguel Tellez||Win||TKO3|
|21||Sep 15, 2008||21||Yutaka Niida||Win||TKO4|
|20||Jul 12, 2008||21||Abraham Irias||Win||TKO2|
|19||Jun 13, 2008||20||Juan Francisco Centeno||Win||KO3|
|18||Feb 29, 2008||20||Javier Murillo||Win||UD|
|17||Jan 14, 2008||20||Hiroshi Matsumoto||Win||UD|
|16||Dec 14, 2007||20||Javier Tello||Win||KO2|
|15||Nov 3, 2007||20||Eriberto Gejon||Win||KO1|
|14||Jul 13, 2007||20||Miguel Tellez||Win||KO3|
|13||May 12, 2007||19||José Luis Varela||Win||KO1|
|12||Mar 30, 2007||19||Vicente Hernandez||Win||TKO2|
|11||Feb 16, 2007||19||Elvis Romero||Win||KO1|
|10||Dec 15, 2006||19||Juan Francisco Centeno||Win||TKO7|
|9||Oct 6, 2006||19||Oscar Murillo||Win||KO1|
|8||Sep 1, 2006||19||Francisco Meza||Win||KO2|
|7||Mar 31, 2006||18||Francisco Meza||Win||RTD6|
|6||Mar 3, 2006||18||Jose Martinez||Win||KO2|
|5||Jan 20, 2006||18||Roberto Meza||Win||TKO1|
|4||Oct 15, 2005||18||Eddy Castro||Win||KO3|
|3||Sep 30, 2005||18||David Centeno||Win||KO1|
|2||Aug 19, 2005||18||Nicolas Mercado||Win||KO1|
|1||Jul 1, 2005||18||Ramon Urbina||Win||KO2|
Román González started boxing professionally at 18 years of age; he debuted against Ramon Urbina on July 1, 2005, and defeated Urbina via 2nd round KO.
He had his first world title fight at the age of 21 on September 15, 2008 after 20 professional fights against Yutaka Niida for the strawweight WBA title. González defeated Niida via 4th round TKO to become the new strawweight champion of the world.
González has won world titles in four different weight classes. His notable victories include wins over Carlos Cuadras, Juan Francisco Estrada, Akira Yaegashi, Julio Cesar Martinez, Kal Yafai, Israel González, and McWilliams Arroyo. For a complete list of González' best performances refer to Román González' best fights.
His most recent fight was a non-title bout against Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Martinez on March 5, 2022. González won the fight via 12 round unanimous decision. It's been 7 months and 2 days since this fight.
Román González' next fight is a rematch with Mexican boxer Juan Francisco Estrada on December 3, 2022 at the Desert Diamond Casino, Tucson, Arizona, U.S. He challenges Estrada's super-flyweight The Ring title. For all the details about this fight visit Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Román González III.
Román González fought for world titles in six fights and won four of them. In total, he has won five belts in four weight classes: strawweight (WBA), light-flyweight (), super-flyweight (WBA, WBC), and flyweight (WBC, The Ring). He was elevated as world champion one time. In his upcoming fight with Juan Francisco Estrada, he will have a shot at the Mexican's super-flyweight The Ring title.
González has knocked out 41 of his 54 opponents so far. His KO ratio currently stands at 75.9%. Of his total 51 wins, 41 of them have been via KO (80.4%).
Román González has had a total of three losses in 54 fights — all of them in title bouts. He suffered his first loss against Srisaket Sor Rungvisai via 12 round MD in his 47th fight — his 46 fight win streak came to an end with this loss. He has been stopped once and lost two times via decision.