A Mexican-American boxer, Oscar de la Hoya first earned fame as an Olympic Gold medal winner. After turning pro, Oscar de la Hoya became one of the sports all-time greats, voted the "Fighter Of The Year" by Ring Magazine in 1995. De la Hoya released a self-titled CD of Latin Pop music, which earned him a Grammy nomination in 2000. Other ventures include TV producing, a clothing line and real estaet.
De La Hoya: ?Pacquiao can do some damage to Mayweather?
MANILA, Philippines ? Manny Pacquiao?s former foe Oscar De La Hoya thinks the Filipino boxer can ?do some damage? on Floyd Mayweather Jr. when the two pound-for-pound greats lock horns in a much-anticipated megafight on May 2 at the MGM Garden Grand Arena in Las Vegas. The ...Canelo-Kirkland Quotes
Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez and James ?Mandingo Warrior? Kirkland hosted press conferences on Tuesday in Houston and San Antonio to announce details for their 12-round super welterweight showdown at Minute Maid Park in Houston on May 9. Below is what Canelo Alvarez, James Kirkland, Oscar De La Hoya, Curtis ?50 Cent? Jackson and their teams had to say during the press conferences.De La Hoya backing Mayweather over Pacquiao
Oscar De La Hoya says that while he may have backed Manny Pacquiao three years ago, he now believes Floyd Mayweather will do the job when the two fighters square off on May 2.Pacquiao will force the fight on Mayweather, De La Hoya says
Boxing's Golden Boy Oscar De La Hoya believes that anything can happen come May 3 (May 2 US time) once Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. climb on the ring of the MGM Grand Garden Arena.CANELO ALVAREZ VS. JAMES KIRKLAND HOUSTON AND SAN ANTONIO PRESS CONFERENCES QUOTES
LOS ANGELES (March 4) -Two of boxing&\#039;s toughest warriors, Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez and Texas titan James "Mandingo Warrior" Kirkland hosted ...Mayweather was pressured to fight Pacquiao - De La Hoya
Retired six-division world champion Oscar De La Hoya feels that the much-awaited showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather is taking place because the brash American was left with no choice but fight.Oscar De La Hoya has insider look at Mayweather-Pacquiao talks
The president of Golden Boy Promotions faced Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2007 and has a keen insight into how the negotiations might be playing out.The fight
Floyd pressured Floyd Mayweather was ?pressured into this fight? with Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya told The Desert Sun newspaper. ?I believe that Mayweather was boxed in from the pressure coming from (CBS Chief Executive Officer) Les Moonves, the pressure coming from (Top Rank head) Bob Arum, the pressure coming from Pacquiao and the pressure coming from Golden Boy,? said De La Hoya, who ...How De La Hoya thinks Pacquiao can beat Floyd
MANILA, Philippines ? Oscar De La Hoya thinks Manny Pacquiao should utilize tactics that will force Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight toe-to-toe in order to win the May 2 mega fight.Why Pacquiao needs to 'fight angry' against Mayweather, according to De La Hoya
While many observers feel Manny Pacquiao is an underdog coming into his May 2 fight against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas, retired legend Oscar de la Hoya feels the Filipino ring icon has a "great chance" to deal the unbeaten American the first loss of his career.
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Oscar won an Olympic Gold Medal in boxing in the 1992 Barcelona Summer Games.
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