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Chocolatito Gonzalez to see action in the Golovkin-Wade fight

Ring Magazine's pound-for-pound king Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez will be returning to the ring as part of the the main supporting event for the Golovkin-Wade fight set for April 23 at The Forum in Inglewood, California.

Captain guilty in Nicaraguan shipwreck that killed 13

Managua - The captain of a tourist boat that overturned in bad weather off Nicaragua's Caribbean coast killing 13 was found guilty of manslaughter Friday, judicial sources said.

Bodies, survivors of Nicaragua ship accident flown out

Managua - Foreign tourists who survived when their ship capsized off an idyllic Caribbean island were flown to mainland Nicaragua Sunday with the bodies of fellow passengers killed in the accident.

Ship sinks off Nicaragua; 13 Costa Ricans dead

Managua - Thirteen Costa Ricans died when a small ship carrying 32 tourists from Latin America, the United States and Britain sank off Nicaragua's Little Corn Island in the Caribbean, officials said.

Volcano in Nicaragua spews gas and lava

Managua - A volcano in Nicaragua that has been dormant for 110 years spewed gas and lava Sunday for the second time in a month.

How the Ninja lanternshark glows in the dark

Moss Landing - In the depths of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Central America, swims an enigmatic shark that uses its jet-black skin to hide, yet it can also glow in the dark. Previously unknown to science, the Ninja lanternshark is a recent discovery.

Nicaragua, Costa Rica welcome pope's call for better ties

Managua - Central American neighbors Nicaragua and Costa Rica, which have butted heads on a number of issues, publicly welcomed a call by Pope Francis that they strive for "reciprocal cooperation.

A year after work starts, little sign of Nicaragua canal

Rivas - A year ago, to much fanfare, a Chinese consortium planning on building a canal across Nicaragua to rival the century-old one in neighboring Panama started inital work with a target completion date of 2020.

Nicaragua's avowed anti-U.S. leader Ortega eyes new mandate

Managua - He hasn't officially started campaigning, but Daniel Ortega, president of Nicaragua, is widely believed to be aiming to extend his near decade in power by yet another term.

Nicaragua says all drug-runner airfields destroyed

Managua - Nicaragua's military said Friday all clandestine airfields used by cartels to run drugs to the United States were destroyed and steps taken to make sure they would not reopen.

Nicaragua blames Costa Rica as Cubans storm border

Managua - Nicaragua said thousands of Cubans forced their way into its territory from Costa Rica on Sunday, accusing its southern neighbor of "deliberately and irresponsibly" flooding it with US-bound migrants.

Official details Obama's $1 bn aid plan for Central America

Managua - A US official detailed a $1 billion aid plan for Central America Wednesday focused mainly on Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala -- violence-wracked countries of origin for many unauthorized migrants trying to enter the United States.

Amnat Ruenroeng targets lucrative fight against Roman Gonzalez

IBF flyweight champion Amnat Ruenroeng of Thailand is likely to land a lucrative fight against pound-for-pound king and WBC flyweight champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez of Nicaragua in a unification bout early next year.

Op-Ed: Who should Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez fight next

With his knockout win against Filipino-American challenger Brian Viloria Saturday night at Madison Square Gardner in New York, pound-for-pound king Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez seems to be running out of worthy opponents in the 112-pound limit.

Op-Ed: Donnie Nietes needs to move up in weight to face Roman Gonzalez

After defending his light flyweight title against Juan "Pinky" Alejo Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, Donnie "Ahas" Nietes has started calling out Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez of Nicaragua for his next title fight.

Roman Gonzalez knocks out Brian Viloria in ninth round

Pound-for-pound king Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez has solidified his hold as pound-for-pound supremo by knocking out Brian Viloria in the ninth round of their title fight Saturday night at the Madison Square Garden in New York.

Donnie Nietes leads ALA fighters in 'Philippines vs The World'

Four of the finest boxers in ALA boxing stable are ready to face their individual opponents in a weekend boxing event in Carson, California dubbed "Philippines vs The World."

Op-Ed: Brian Viloria could spoil Gonzalez' reign as pound-for-pound king

Former WBO and WBA flyweight champion Brian Viloria has assured his fans they will witness the best Viloria in the ring when he squares off with unbeaten flyweight champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Roman Gonzales banks on superior conditioning to beat Viloria

Pound-for-pound king Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez believes the more physically well-conditioned fighter will win when he faces Brian Viloria on Oct. 17 in a title fight at Madison Square Garden in New York City

Roman Gonzalez is The Ring's new pound-for-pound king

WBC and The Ring flyweight champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez has taken the place of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. as The Ring's No.1 fighter in the world, pound for pound.
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