Chocolatito Debut This Sat on HBO Boxing

Saturday at the Forum in Inglewood, California live on HBO World Championship Boxing Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (42-0, 36 KOs) will make is HBO debut. He is taking on Edgar Sosa who has a very good resume. Sosa should make it interesting for as long as this fight lasts, but he’s not expected to give Gonzalez, any kind of a real test. Here you can see the Tale of The tape.

Gonzalez has knocked out his last eight opponents. In his last four fights, he’s beaten Valentin Leon, Rocky Fuentes, Akira Yaegashi, and Juan Purisima. "For Roman, this is very similar to the opportunity Gennady had against [Grzegorz] Proksa, the first time on HBO to impress the fans," Loeffler said. "The fight against Proksa being on HBO changed everything for Gennady." Gonzalez was more succinct in his analysis of the Sosa bout: "I believe this fight will steal the night."

The fight the co-feature to Gennady Golovkin vs Willie Monroe Jr main event. HBO will start the telecast @ 10pm ET.

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