Oscar de la hoya He spoke about his return to the ring and said that he will choose the best rival available, in what will be his comeback after 14 years away from the rings.
“I always fight with the best and I want the best bastard out there,” he commented during the undercard headed by Jake paul Y Ben askren organized by Triller. “I am proud to have done it like this in my career, I have been retired for 14 years, but I want the best out there. I will choose the best one I can. “
The Golden Boy will return on July 3, after he fought for the last time against Manny pacquiao in 2008. However, it is not yet known who will be his rival. Among the rumors were fighters from the UFC, but the options were ruled out by Dana White.
Possible rivals for De La Hoya
Another who assured that he was in negotiations with Oscar it is Eddie alvarez, former lightweight champion of the UFC and who faced Conor mcgregor.
Equally, Roy Jones Jr., who recently fought in an exhibition match against Mike tyson, raised his hand a couple of weeks ago and, according to the words of his coach, he is ready to face the former six-time world champion in different divisions.
“Roy is ready to fight From the pot, I know that before they were not even close to fighting because of the weights of both, but it could be a perfect fight, “he said. Alfy Smith to Boxing Scene.
Equally, Tim bradley flattered From the pot, who at 48 has been constantly sharing material on social networks about his preparation.
“With his 48 years, From the pot he has a left hook that can knock down a buffalo, “he said. Bradley.
From the pot joins the returns of former boxers for this 2021, among which stand out Evander Holyfield, Juan Manuel Marquez, Miguel Cotto and his own Mike tyson that had differences with Triller after his return in November 2020.
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