Oscar de la hoya has said that on his return to professional boxing he would like a rematch against Floyd mayweather, but Leonard ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions, ruled out said combat.
“Absolutely not. It will never happen. There is no interest in doing that, ”he said. Leonard ellerbe n The Jake Asman Show on SportsMap Radio.
What’s more, Ellerbe assured that Golden boy is trying to build on the success it had Floyd in his exhibition fight against Logan paul, which generated many millions of dollars.
“Oscar de la hoya he’s just trying to use the name of Floyd to generate a buzz about whatever it is you’re trying to do. No one is really paying attention to it, ”he argued. Ellerbe.
It should be remembered that after a split decision defeat in 2007 at the hands of Mayweather, From the pot he was no longer the same. He would end his career a year later when he suffered a knockout loss in the eighth round at the hands of Manny pacquiao.
– SiriusXM Boxing (@SiriusXMBoxing) June 21, 2021
What did De La Hoya say about Mayweather?
Oscar will have to go through his September rival first, the former champion of UFC, Vitor Belfort and if he can beat it, he wants to go to the next level where he pointed to Money. From the pot He assured that he would like a rematch with Floyd mayweather.
“I want to make the biggest comeback in boxing history. I want to have two of these fights under my belt and prepare the time and everything, and then my third, I want to challenge Floyd mayweather
“He said during an interview with Chris Mannix on DAZN.
Through the years, Floyd Y Oscar insults have been launched either through social networks or in some interviews.