The former Wbo and Ibf minimumweight champion Francisco Rodriguez Jr entered this fight with a record of 27-4-1 (19 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.16 super flyweight in the world. ‘Chihuas’ Rodriguez lost to Moises Fuentes in 2015 (Rodriguez vs Fuentes) but then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Elias Joaquino (Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs Elias Joaquino), Ronald Ramos and Pablo Carrillo in his last three (Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs Pablo Carrillo).
His opponent, Yohei Tobe, has a boxing record of 13-2-1 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.42 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Sho Ishida in 2014, since then he has won five fights defeating Hajime Nagai in 2018. Rodriguez vs Tobe is valid for the WBC Latino Silver super flyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Gimnasio Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Mexico
Division: super flyweight (115 lbs, 52.2 kg)
Title: WBC Latino Silver super flyweight title
Rodriguez’s previous fight: Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs Pablo Carrillo
Rodriguez’s next fight: Francisco Rodriguez Jr vs Hernan Marquez
Rodriguez vs Tobe full fight video:
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