Oscar de la hoya He justified his return to professional boxing after a long inactivity, and assures that he misses the blows of the sport.
After a training session open to the press, From the pot He gave unconventional reasons for his return to boxing.
“Call me crazy, but I miss being beaten,” he said. Golden boy. “When they hit me, and actually Pacquiao he kicked my ass, I don’t think I was ready to retire, because I never felt like I was in wars like other fighters. “
And he gave as an example Manny pacquiao that age is a relative thing.
“Sight, Manny He has given us incredible fights and has been in wars, ”he said. From the pot. “So in boxing you are as old as you feel. Yes, I went through hell and came back, I treated my body badly, but these last six months I feel incredible ”.
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De La Hoya wants to fight Canelo, but Reynoso took it as a joke
Eddy reynoso, manager and coach of Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, took as a joke the intentions of Oscar de la hoya to face the Mexican boxer.
“The joke is good,” he replied in an interview with Fighthype. “My respects to OscarBut the times are the times He in his times and Canelo in theirs ”.
From the pot will return to the ring after 13 years when he fell into retirement against Manny pacquiao and, since then, it has dedicated itself to growing its promoter Golden Boy Promotions.
However, the one of Mexican descent planned his return and it will be next September 11 when Óscar returns to face the former champion of the UFC, Vitor Belfort.