Nicaraguan Román “Chocolatito” González is training diligently for the fight against Mexican Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada, at the Roger Deshon gym in Managua, Nicaragua, also involving long daily runs and nibbling at a nutritious balanced diet.
This long-awaited unifying contest will be the second that this pair of warriors hold. On November 17, 2012 in Los Angeles, with a unanimous decision victory for the Nicaraguan.
Román triumphed. That was then and this is now. So he commented on some aspects of his preparation for this rematch with journalists from Canal 13 and Canal 2 in Nicaragua.
“We will have our training camp in Riverside, California and it’s good. For now we have been training to stay active but in the next few days we will travel. The first fight was very good, a great fight, where we both showed quality. We are going to arrive in great condition to face Gallo.”
“Chocolatito” work team is coach Marcos Caballero, his father Luis González, manager Carlos Blandón and physical trainer Rafael Rojas. He predicted:
“It is not an easy fight, a very tough battle for both of us and we are going to do our best to put on a good show,”