Unbeaten WBA jr flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (36-0, 29 KOs) scored a seventh round TKO over Francisco Rodriguez (11-2, 9 KOs) in a non-title fight on Saturday night at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Managua, Nicaragua. A barrage of punches prompted a referee’s stoppage at the 1:10 mark.
Former IBF super flyweight champion Juan Carlos “Zurdito” Sanchez Jr. (17-1-1, 9 KOs) scored a seventh round TKO over Darwin Zamora (21-9-1, 18 KOs) in a scheduled ten-round non-title bout. Zurdito lost his title on the scale in June. Sanchez, who weighed in at 119, dropped Zamora at the end of round six and after some confusion the bout was stopped during round seven.