Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-03-13, epic war thanks to a tremendous performance by both boxers: Juan Francisco Estrada vs Roman Gonzalez 2 is our first candidate for boxing Fight of the Year 2021 and it gets five stars!
Chocolatito vs Estrada 2 is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the WBC and WBA Super World super-flyweight titles; in their first fight Gonzalez defeated the Mexican via unanimous decision (Roman Gonzalez vs Juan Francisco Estrada I). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Juan Francisco Estrada record
The world champion in two different weight classes Juan Francisco Estrada entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 41-3-0 (28 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 super flyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Kazuto Ioka).
‘El Gallo’ Estrada lost to Srisaket Sor Rungvisai in 2018 (via majority decision, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs Juan Francisco Estrada I) but then he has won five matches taking revenge on Rungvisai in 2019 (Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs Juan Francisco Estrada II) and beating Carlos Cuadras in 2020 (4-stars fight, Juan Francisco Estrada vs Carlos Cuadras 2).
Roman Gonzalez record
His opponent, the world champion in four different weight classes Roman Gonzalez, has an official record of 50-2-0 (41 KOs=82%) and he entered as the No.2 in the super flyweight division.
‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez lost two consecutive bouts in 2017, both against Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (the boxing Fight of the Year candidate but also controversial decision Roman Gonzalez vs Srisaket Sor Rungvisai I, while their second bout was ranked in the top 10 Users’ boxing Fights of the Year 2017, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs Roman Gonzalez II), but then he has won four matches defeating Khalid Yafai (Khalid Yafai vs Roman Gonzalez) and Israel Gonzalez in 2020 (Roman Gonzalez vs Israel Gonzalez).
Among the best fights of Chocolatito we suggest also these two:
- Roman Gonzalez vs Yutaka Niida, 4-stars match of 2008
- Carlos Cuadras vs Roman Gonzalez, bout rated with four stars and ranked in the top 10 Users’ boxing Fights of the Year 2016
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 full fight video / highlights
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Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 info
Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Division: super flyweight (115 lbs, 52.2 kg)
Title: WBC and WBA Super World super-flyweight titles
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 – Video preview
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 pre-fight press conference
Here is the official video of Juan Francisco Estrada vs Roman Gonzalez pre-fight press conference plus undercard.
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 weigh-in
Here is the official video of Juan Francisco Estrada vs Roman Gonzalez weigh-in.
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 post-fight interview
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 compubox stats
Compubox punching statistics showed that Juan Francisco Estrada landed a total of 314 of 1212 punches (26% accuracy rate) compared to 391 of 1317 (30%) for Roman Chocolatito Gonzalez.
They also set the new super flyweight record of 2,529 combined punches thrown!!!
Estrada vs Chocolatito 2 result
Juan Francisco Estrada defeated Roman Gonzalez via split decision. Scores were 113-115, 117-111, 115-113.