- Juan Francisco Estrada SD-12 Roman Gonzalez (113-115, 115-113, 117-111) [Highlights and Recap]
- Jessica McCaskill UD-10 Cecilia Braekhus (100-89, 99-90, 98-91) [Highlights and Recap]
- Souleymane Cissokho TKO-6 Daniel Echevarria (1:29) [Highlights and Recap]
- Hiroto Kyoguchi TKO-5 Axel Aragon Vega (1:32) [Highlights and Recap]
- Austin Williams UD-8 Denis Douglin (77-75, 79-73, 79-73) [Highlights and Recap]
- Raymond Ford D-8 Aaron Perez (74-78, 76-76, 77-75) [Highlights and Recap]
Round By Round
Juan Francisco Estrada vs Roman Gonzalez
Round 1: Estrada comes out and throws a few punches and sets the tone by going down to the body. Estrada misses on a jab upstairs. Estrada continues to work his jab as Gonzalez keeps a tight defensive guard. Right hand lead misses for Gonzalez. Estrada touches the body with a left hook. Right hand lead from Estrada misses this time. Jab partially lands for Gonzalez. Estrada slips a couple punches from Gonzalez. Estrada blocks a hook from Gonzalez. Estrada 10-9.
Round 2: Estrada jabs and has it blcoked. Now Estrada throws a couple more as Gonzalez covers up. Left to the body makes grazing contact for Estrada. Short uppercut from Estrada makes some decent contact and Estrada follow it up with a combination. Right hand lead lands for Gonzalez now. Estrada goes down to the body and now Gonzalez is picking up his output, letting his hands go more. Right hand counter lands for Gonzalez. Gonzalez backs Estrada up a bit with some punches. Gonzalez 10-9, 19-19.
Round 3: Estrada starts off with a jab. Right hook from Estrada gets blocked. RIght hand from Gonalzez misses but he gets in a hook shortly after. Two body shots land for Estrada. Estrada counters Gonzalez off the ropes. Right hand from Gonzalez lands to the body. Double left hook from Estrada makes decent contact. Counter right lands for Estrada. Right hand from Estrada lands but Gonzalez continues to come forward to keep Estrada under pressure. Gonzalez targets the body with a lead right. Right hand scores for Gonzalez upstairs but Estrada gets it right back and then throws a combination. Close round that I’ll edge to Estrada. Estrada 10-9.
Round 4: Estrada tries sticking a jab but Gonzalez blocks it. Gonzalez comes forward and walks into an uppercut. Gonzalez continues to walk Estrada down and then goes to the body with some punches. Right hand lead lands for Gonzalez. Now Gonzalez lands a left hook upstairs. Three quick punches land well for Estrada on the inside. Both fighters are trading and landing on one another. Gonzalez goes to the body with his right hand again. Gonzalez has Estrada on the ropes and throws some more punches. Right hand to the body lands for Estrada this time. Estrada jabs to the body. Left to the body lands for Estrada but I think Gonzalez takes the round. Gonzalez 10-9, 38-38.
Round 5: Estrada leads with a jab. Gonzalez marches forward behind a tight guard and Estrada tries to pierce it. Gonzalez gets in a righ thand that scores well. Jab lands for Gonzalez. Right hand from Estrada makes some contact upstairs. Two punches come from Estrada as he pivots off to the side. Now Estrada goes down to the body with a straight right. Left hook lands for Estrada but Gonzalez lands two in return. Shot from Gonzalez strays low forcing a quick break in the action. Right hand counter lands for Estrada. Another close round as I see it. I’m going to edge it to Gonzalez. Gonzalez 10-9.
Round 6: Two jabs come from Estada but land on Gonzalez’s gloves. Uppercut from Gonzalez just misses. Gonzalez throwing both hands up and down. Left to the body lands for Estrada but Gonzalez comes back with a short combination. Jab lands for Estrada, then an uppercut. Estrada doubles the right hand this time and lands. Gonzalez showing signs of distress with his eye. Right counter lands clean for Estrada. Both fighters are trading blows at center ring and landing! Estrada lands a clean left hand. Double left comes from Estrada. Estrada 10-9, 57-57.
Round 7: Uppercut lands for Gonzalez who wants to start this round a little faster. Right hand lands over the top for Gonzalez. Right hook lands clean for Estrada upstairs. Right lands to the body for Estrada this time. Right hand lands clean for Estrada upstairs. Jab lands for Gonzalez but he takes a counter in return. Combination from Estrada makes good contact. Right hand from Gonzalez finds its mark. Three punches from Estrada don’t land clean and Gonzalez lands an uppercut. Combination comes from Estrada as Gonzalez covers up. I’m edging this one to Estrada. Estrada 10-9.
Round 8: Estrada misses on a jab as Gonzalez steps back. One-one-two comes from Estrada as Gonzalez defends. Right hand to the body lands for Gonzalez. Left hook lands clean for Estrada. Right hook from Estrada finds a home behind the guard. Right hand from Gonzalez lands this time. Estrada coming forward on Gonzalez and Gonzalez pushes Estrada off of him. Combaintion comes from Estrada but it doesn’t land clean. Gonzalez lands a shot in the middle of his own combination. Left lands clean for Gonzalez. Yet another close round. Estrada 10-9, 77-75.
Round 9: Estrada looks upstairs and then throws a body shot that doesn’t land clean. Gonzalez misses on two punches aimed at the head. Gonzalez blocks a right hand from Estrada. Right hook from Estrada misses. Right hand from Gonzalez falls short. Now Gonalez lands a right hand upstairs. Another right hand from Gonzalez finds a home. Double left hook comes from Estrada. Left hand lands clean upstairs for Gonzalez. Left and right hand score for Gonzalez. I’m edging this round to Gonzalez. Gonzalez 10-9.
Round 10: Estrada’s corner tells him he’s down on the cards and might need the KO to win. Estrada comes out throwing but misses and Gonzalez finds space for a counter. Gonzalez coming forward behind some punches and doesn’t land them clean but has Estrada on the defensive. One-two lands for Gonzalez. Estrada lands a left hook. Both fighters trade and land at center ring. Counter right lands clean for Estrada. Double left lands for Gonzalez on the inside. Uppercut from Gonzalez scores. Right hand lead lands well for Gonzalez this time. Gonzalez 10-9, 95-95.
Round 11: One-two from Estrada doesn’t find a home. Right hand from Gonzalez scores upstairs. Estrada lands a solid right hand. Gonzalez continues to throw and Estrada comes back but it looks like Gonzalez got the better of that exchange. Double jab comes from Gonzalez. Right hand lands up top for Estrada. Gonzalez stands on the inside land lands a right hand. Right hand from Gonzalez lands upstairs following a jab. Both fighters trade and land, fighting to the bell. Gonzalez 10-9.
Round 12: Both fighters meet at center ring and trade punches. Left to the body lands for Estrada. Right hand lands for Gonzalez, Estrada lands a left. Gonzalez slipping his head to both sides but Estrada continues to throw and Gonzalez fires back. Right hand from Gonzalez lands upstairs. Right hand from Gonzalez scores again. Estrada still throwing back and making some grazing contact. Right hand lands for Gonzalez yet again. Both fighters are throwing down with just over 30 seconds left. Gonzalez looks for another right hand upstairs. Estrada misses on a short combination. Gonzalez 10-9. I’ve got it for Gonzalez 115-113.
Jessica McCaskill vs Cecilia Braekhus
Round 1: Braekhus comes out jabbing as McCaskill tries to fire off a number of early punches from all angles. Right hand lands for McCaskill upstairs before falling into a clinch. Sweeping right hand from McCaskill doesn’t land as clean. Lunging left hook from McCaskill misses. Right hand counter lands for Braekhus. Right hand lead from Braekhus grazes McCaskill. Overhand right lands clean for McCaskill. McCaskill 10-9.
Round 2: Braekhus’ corner not really happy with how that first round went. McCaskill comes out quick throwing bombs with both hands, albeit in somewhat sloppy fashion. Counter left makes a little contact for Braekhus. Braekhus lands a clean uppercut which riles up McCaskill for the moment. Jab lands for Braekhus. Right hand lands for McCaskill and Braekhus might be hurt a little bit. McCaskill 10-9, 20-18.
Round 3: Jab partially lands for Braekhus. McCaskill comes forward throwing a clubbing right that lands behind the head and knocks Braekhus a little off balance. Short uppercut makes contact for Braekhus. Braekhus jabs and McCaskill comes back with a right hand. Braekhus warned for holding. Both fighters trade and land. McCaskill is all over Braekhus, who obviously doesn’t like the pace of the fight. McCaskill 10-9.
Round 4: Both fighters trade punches at center ring but neither land really clean. Cuffing right hand lands for McCaskill. Right hand lands on Braekhus. Right hand lands for Braekhus upstairs this time. Counter right hand lands clean for McCaskill. It’s clear Braekhus wants a boxing match but she’s getting a fight. Right hand lands for Braekhus just before the bell. I’ll swing this one to Braekhus. Braekhus 10-9, 37-39.
Round 5: Both fighters get tied up early in the round. McCaskill tries working her combination punches but there’s not a ton of accuracy. Now McCaskill lands a sweeping right hook upstairs. Right hand lead gets in for McCaskill. Three punches come from McCaskill, who lands the third. Braekhus misses on a combination. Sloppy action in this round but I think McCaskill takes it. McCaskill 10-9.
Round 6: Right and left hand from Braekhus scores and McCaskill takes that as her cue to fire back with both hands. Jab lands for Braekhus. Right hand from McCaskill doesn’t find the mark but she keeps her hands moving. Braekhus lands a good shot at mid-range. Two shots land as counter for Brakehus. Braekhus 10-9, 56-58.
Round 7: Lead left hook misses for Braekhus. Overhand right lands again for McCaskill. Two lunging punches from McCaskill falls short. Jab from Braekhus lands, then a hook. McCaskill ducks her head and throws two short shots that don’t land clean. Jab lands clean for Braekhus this time. Point taken away from Braekhus for holding. Braekhus flurries at the end of the round. Braekhus 9-9 with the point deduction.
Round 8: McCaskill misses on a lead hook. Both fighters trade but McCaskill throws more punches and lands the last couple. Lead hook from McCaskill doesn’t land but she makes contact with a jab behind it. Right hook scores again for McCaskill upstairs. Another right hand from McCaskill makes contact. Now McCaskill tries to work the body a bit on the inside. McCaskill 10-9, 77-74.
Round 9: Leaping left hook from McCaskill misses. Braekhus tries her jab but doesn’t land it clean. McCaskill tries a right to the body and then clips Braekhus with a right hook upstairs. McCaskill continues to beat Braekhus to the punch more times than not. Jab lands for Braekhus this time. I still favor McCaskill’s work. McCaskill 10-9.
Round 10: Fighters touch gloves for the final round. Both fighters trade but neither land clean. Left hook from McCaskill makes some contact. Jab from Braekhus makes contact. Left tot he body scores for McCaskill but Braehus lands her own hook. Hook from Braekhus lands upstairs. Jab from Braekhus just barely touches McCaskill. Now Braekhus lands a clean left hook. Jab finds the mark for Braekhus again. Braekhus 10-9. I’ve got it for McCaskill 96-93.
Hiroto Kyoguchi vs Axel Aragon Vega
Round 1: Kyoguchi leads with a jab and then follows it up with a couple more before Vega comes back with a left hook to the body. Lead left hook comes from Kyoguchi but mostly catches the guard. Four or five left hooks go to the body for Vega. Hard left to the body lands clean for Kyoguchi this time. Uppercut from Kyoguchi splits the guard on the inside. Vega misses on a left hook upstairs as Kyoguchi ducks under it. Check hook makes contact for Kyoguchi. Kyoguchi pops another jab as Vega tries to get under it and close the distance. Not a bad round for Vega but I think Kyoguchi takes it. Kyoguchi 10-9.
Round 2: Kyoguchi leads with some jabs but Vega digs down to the body with body hands. Right hand lands clean for Kyoguchi, who then lands a left hook to the body moments later. Overhand right lands for Vega on the inside. Vega standing right on the inside of Kyoguchi and is trying to use that range to work his shorter arms. Left hook lands for Vega upstairs. Good left hook lands again for Kyoguchi. Now Vega targets the body with a left hook. Kyoguchi is giving Vega some chances by fighting at such a close range. Left lands downstairs for Vega. Vega lands a solid left this time. Another combination comes from Vega on the inside, Kyoguchi tries to fight him off. I like Vega here. Vega 10-9, 19-19.
Round 3: Both fighters trade jabs to start the round. Right hand to the body makes some contact for Vega. Two body shots fall a little short for Vega. Double left hook makes contact for Vega, who then looks to go back down to the body. Double left hook scores again for Vega on the inside. Kyoguchi having a hard time getting leverage on his shots at close range. Sweeping right form Kyoguchi makes a little contact. Uppercut from Kyoguchi makes more contact. Vega comes back and lands a hook downstairs. Vega 10-9.
Round 4: Vega looking to get back on the inside once he can find an opening to close the distance. Double jab lands for Kyoguchi at mid-range. Right hook from Vega gets blocked but he follows it up with a couple more punches. Left lands to the body for Kyoguchi. Kyoguchi probes with his jab which he’s making a little better use of. Both fighters trade body shots on the inside. Now Kyoguchi throws a left hook to the body. Kyoguchi 10-9, 38-38.
Round 5: Kyoguchi comes forward, leading with his jab as he tries to back Vega up. Left to the body scores for Kyoguchi. Vega gets back on the inside but takes a couple of hooks from Kyoguchi. Now Vega turns his back on the fight as he seems to get hurt from something and the referee immediately waves it off. It looks like Vega might’ve broken his hand on a he shot landed awkwardly. Kyoguchi TKO-5.
Tonight at 8 pm ET on DAZN, Juan Francisco Estrada and Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez headline a card that features seven world titles at stake over three fights, plus three more bouts on the undercard.
Wil Esco will be on the live, round-by-round call for the top three fights on the show — Estrada-Chocolatito 2, McCaskill-Braekhus 2, and Kyoguchi-Vega. We’ll have fight results as they come in before that.
Estrada and Gonzalez will be meeting for the WBC (Estrada) and WBA (Gonzalez) belts at 115 pounds, while Jessica McCaskill puts her undisputed welterweight championship on the line against former champ Cecilia Braekhus, and Hiroto Kyoguchi makes his U.S. debut defending the WBA 108-pound belt against Axel Aragon Vega.
We’ll also see prospects Raymond Ford and Austin Williams in action.
How to Watch Estrada vs Chocolatito 2
Full Card (DAZN, 8:00 pm ET)
- Juan Francisco Estrada (41-3, 28 KO) vs Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (50-2, 41 KO), rematch junior bantamweights, 12 rounds, for Estrada’s WBC and Gonzalez’s WBA titles
- Jessica McCaskill (9-2, 3 KO) vs Cecilia Braekhus (36-1, 9 KO), rematch, welterweights, 10 rounds, for McCaskill’s WBC, WBA, IBF, and WBO titles
- Souleymane Cissokho (11-0, 7 KO) vs Daniel Echevarria (21-10, 18 KO), junior middleweights, 8 rounds
- Hiroto Kyoguchi (14-0, 9 KO) vs Axel Aragon Vega (14-3-1, 8 KO), junior flyweights, 12 rounds, for Kyoguchi’s WBA title
- Austin Williams (7-0, 6 KO) vs Denis Douglin (22-7, 14 KO), middleweights, 8 rounds
- Raymond Ford (8-0, 4 KO) vs Aaron Perez (10-0, 6 KO), featherweights, 8 rounds