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Mayweather admits carrying McGregor, insults De La Hoya

By Allan Fox: Floyd Mayweather Jr. finally admitted that he carried UFC fighter Conor McGregor in their big mega-fight on PPV last summer on August 26 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather says he carried the 29-year-old McGregor to make him look good.… Read

Eric Gomez to meet with Canelo this week to discuss GGG rematch

By Sean Jones: Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez says he’ll be sitting down with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) this week to discuss the rematch with middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) for May 5. Gomez says “we’re close” to getting the fight with GGG agreed upon. … Read

De La Hoya: Cotto has an excuse to come back

By Dan Ambrose: Oscar De La Hoya says Miguel Cotto has a good excuse to make a comeback due to his injured left biceps he suffered in his loss to Sadam Ali (26-1, 14 KOs) last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York. … Read

De La Hoya gloats about Sadam Ali’s win over Miguel Cotto

By Jeff Aranow: At the post-fight press conference last Saturday night, Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya took great pleasure in gloating about his fighter Sadam Ali’s upset 12 round unanimous decision win over WBO 154lb. champion Miguel Cotto (41-6, 33 KOs) at Madison Square Garden in New York.… Read

Beristain comments on De La Hoya and Pacquiao calling out McGregor

By Allan Fox: Trainer Nacho Beristain is not in favor of famous fighters and ex-fighters like Oscar De La Hoya and Manny Pacquiao calling out UFC star Conor McGregor for fights inside the boxing ring. Beristain doesn’t like that, as he respects the sport of boxing. Beristain believes that they just want the easy money […]

Schaefer says De La Hoya calling out McGregor was PR stunt

By Dan Ambrose: Former Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer says Oscar De La Hoya calling out UFC star Conor McGregor for a boxing match is just a public relations stunt to try and attract interest in his new Golden Boy radio program. De La Hoya isn’t going to be fighting McGregor, according to Schaefer. […]

De La Hoya says Canelo-Golovkin fight will happen

By Juan Flores: Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya has confirmed that he’s working on the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady “GGG” Golovkin rematch for Cinco de Mayo next year on May 5th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. De La Hoya, 44, says the Canelo-GGG fight will definitely be happening. […]

De La Hoya: Cotto deserves to go out on top on HBO

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions boss Oscar De La Hoys is fully behind Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs) finishing his career with a fight against welterweight Sadam Ali (25-1, 14 KOs) on December 2 on HBO at Madison Square Garden, in New York.… Read

McGregor favored to beat De La Hoya

By Eric Thomas: Conor “Notorious” McGregor is already the favorite to beat aging boxing star Oscar De La Hoya in their still hypothetical fight. Despite De La Hoya having impeccable boxing credentials, the odds-makers believe the 29-year-old McGregor will be too much for him if they meet inside the ring. … Read

Ellerbe slams De La Hoya for calling out McGregor

By Chris Williams: Mayweather Promotions EO Leonard Ellerbe took enjoyment at taking a swipe at Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya on Tuesday after hearing the news about how he had called out UFC star Conor McGregor for a fight. … Read

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