Oscar de la hoya officially announced his return to the ring on July 3, 2021, on a billboard made by the promoter Triller. The rival and the venue are yet to be defined.
“July 3, I will make my return,” said the CEO of Golden Boy Promotions in a promotion conference for the combat between Jake paul and Ben askren, then drop the microphone and walk away.
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This contest will be the previous one payment per event that will be organized Triller July 4. It is still unknown if the fight will be carried out as a professional or exhibition, as well as the body that will regulate it.
The last time Oscar was in the strings was on December 6, 2008, when he faced Manny pacquiao in welterweight. The Filipino dominated the contest and finished the one of Mexican blood in eight rounds.
While the last victory of the former Olympic boxer was on May 3, 2008 against Steve Forbes, whom he defeated by unanimous decision.
From the pot He had previously communicated that he was interested in fighting again and stated that he was already preparing, but for several months it was never confirmed whether he would return or not.
The promoter Triller
Triller is the one that prepared the return of Mike tyson at the end of 2020 before Roy jones jr.; however, recently Tyson denied that their next exhibition match is going to be promoted by Triller.
The promoter is the one that offered the most money to promote the fight between Teofimo Lopez and George Kambosos, which still lacks venue and date to be defined.
Among the rivals that Oscar de la hoya came to face are Julio Cesar Chavez, Floyd mayweather and Manny pacquiao.