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The Return of The Golden Boy: Shocking Yes, Surprising No

True fighters always believe there is one more fight left in them. No matter how much their physical body disagrees, the internal urge to go one more round is ever present. It never leaves. It is the intangible force that tells them when going into the final round undoubtedly losing on the cards to get up from the stool and touch gloves because there is still a chance for the knockout. However, the same trusted ally that propels a fighter through their prime can become an inevitable enemy when they reach their sunset. An enemy that lies and tells a hall of fame boxer to leave the safety of posterity and return to the lions den without warning of the danger inside. So whenever Oscar De La Hoya recently stirred social sports media by mentioning a potential return to the ring, it was somewhat shocking but by no means surprising.

Oscar De La Hoya meet and greet at June LA Fight Club show

Oscar De La Hoya President and Founder of Golden Boy Promotions is scheduled to attend the June 4 edition of LA FIGHT CLUB at the historic Belasco Theater in Downtown Los Angeles and will host a special meet and greet with fans prior to the televised bouts from 6:00 pm to 7:00 p.m. Fans with tickets to the event will have an opportunity to come by the upstairs ballroom, take a picture with The Golden Boy and have him sign boxing memorabilia.

Canelo Alvarez: Kirkland’s style will complement mine

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) today hosted a media workout at the House of Boxing in San Diego in advance of his fight against Texas titan James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland (32-1, 28 KOs) on May 9 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas and telecast live on HBO World Championship Boxing ®.

Canelo Alvarez: Kirkland’s style will complement mine

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) today hosted a media workout at the House of Boxing in San Diego in advance of his fight against Texas titan James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland (32-1, 28 KOs) on May 9 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas and telecast live on HBO World Championship Boxing ®.

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