Oscar De La Hoya is popping out of retirement to battle in opposition to a yet-to-be-named opponent in what would be the 48-year-old’s first bout since 2008.
Holding 11 titles throughout six weight divisions throughout a 16-year profession, De La Hoya’s closing battle was a defeat by Manny Pacquiao in 2008.
Making the announcement alongside rapper Snoop Dogg at a Triller Combat Membership occasion, De La Hoya stated: “July 3, I am making my comeback.”
The American’s return to the ring comes after former-heavyweight champion Mike Tyson final yr battled Roy Jones Jr in a charity exhibition bout that was dominated a draw.
It’s reported De La Hoya needs to tackle Floyd Mayweather, which is not any shock given the massive cash their 2007 bout generated for each camps.
Mayweather is predicted to tackle YouTube persona Logan Paul in a postponed exhibition bout someday later this yr.
De La Hoya completed his profession with a battle report of 39 victories, 30 by means of knockout. He established Golden Boy Promotions in 2002.
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