Name: Jose Roman
Birthplace: Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
Nationality: Puerto Rican
Hometown: Tampa, Florida, USA
Height: 5′ 10″ / 178cm
Reach: 71″ / 180cm
Boxing Record: click
Jose Roman was the first Puerto Rican to challenge for the world Heavyweight title, losing by knockout in round one to George Foreman in what was, incidentally, the first world Heavyweight title fight ever held at Tokyo, Japan.
He was national Heavyweight Champion in Puerto Rico.
Roman currently works as a cashier at a Tampa, Florida, supermarket.