Headlining “Superfly,” Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (44-4-1, 40KO) annihilated Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (46-2-1, 38KO) by fourth round knockout to retain his WBC super flyweight title on Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.
The Super Flyweight Division, long one of boxing’s most exciting, filled with many of the sports’ legendary superstars, will add another chapter into its annals of memorable evenings on Saturday, September 9.
The return of former pound-for-pound king and four-division world titleholder Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez is in the works for September on HBO, the network and K2 Promotions managing director Tom Loeffler told on Wednesday.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai was given a majority verdict at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night in a bloody war despite losing a point for several head clashes in the fight. Roman Gonzalez, who looked noticeably small for the weight in only his second fight at 115 pounds, struggled to contain the tough Thai throughout the fight, although his work rate and accuracy proved to be key in securing what seemed to be another victory.
WBC mandatory super flyweight challenger Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (42-4-1,38 KOs) scored a stunning majority decision upset over previously unbeaten WBC super flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (46-1, 38 KOs) on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City.