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WATCH | Canelo Alvarez confronts Oscar De La Hoya at press convention after ‘Golden Boy’ mentions drug historical past

The Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia press convention acquired out of hand at the moment, due to Oscar De La Hoya.

Canelo Alvarez, Oscar De La Hoya

This Saturday evening in Las Vegas, the undisputed super-middleweight champion will return to the ring. Standing reverse the dominant Canelo Alvarez would be the rising prospect, Jaime Munguia. The undefeated Mexican boxer is coming off a knockout win over John Ryder earlier this 12 months, and can now get his crack on the champion.

For these unaware, Jaime Munguia is managed and promoted by Oscar De La Hoya. The controversial ‘Golden Boy’ has been within the boxing group for many years now. He was first a fighter, and now a promoter. De La Hoya has made many enemies throughout his time within the sport, and few are larger than Canelo Alvarez.

The 2 labored collectively for round a decade, as Oscar De La Hoya guided Canelo Alvarez to a few of his greatest paydays. Nonetheless, they parted methods years in the past now. On the crux of the battle was cash, and De La Hoya’s promotional abilities. Alvarez has claimed that the promoter has stolen cash from him, and wasn’t nearly as good at selling his bouts as he ought to’ve been.

For years, Oscar De La Hoya and Canelo Alvarez have been at odds, however issues have escalated in the previous couple of months. The latter has blasted his former promoter within the construct to his upcoming struggle. Earlier at the moment, De La Hoya responded in sort. The previous champion acknowledged that the Mexican boxer refuses to provide him credit score for serving to his profession, and likewise talked about his previous drug take a look at failures.


Canelo Alvarez confronts former boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya at press convention

“There have been occasions that work wasn’t my precedence on account of my psychological well being which I had uncared for for therefore lengthy. However that doesn’t change the truth that Golden Boy constructed Canelo Alvarez, interval.” Oscar De La Hoya acknowledged on the press convention. “The corporate you fought underneath for many years has at all times had one title, and it’s mine. So put some f*cking respect on it. As for Jaime, he’s at all times there to be nice.”

He continued, “Simply as he will probably be this Saturday evening. This serves as a little bit of a full circle for him. Bear in mind when Jaime was 21 years previous and volunteered to step in towards ‘GGG’ and Canelo failed two drug assessments? Although Jaime wasn’t in a position to fulfill in his dream in 2018, on Saturday evening, he’ll just do that. He’ll fulfill his dream, and turn out to be world champion.”

After these feedback, Canelo Alvarez acquired out of his seat and confronted Oscar De La Hoya. Fortunately, safety acquired concerned and the 2 shortly sat down. Nonetheless, they continued to throw pictures at one another all through your complete press convention from afar.

What do you make of this boxing information that includes Oscar De La Hoya? Will you watch Canelo Alvarez vs. Jaime Munguia this Saturday?

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