Say what you want about Oscar De La Hoya, he’s still one of the best promoters in the game today all things considering.
A former fighter himself — he knows both from a fighter’s standpoint and from a fans’ point of view how to drum up a bit of interest.
His most prized asset Canelo Alvarez signed a huge $365 million deal with DAZN last year for his next eleven fights but really, on the face of it, the biggest fight out there for him still by a country mile is another showdown with Gennady Golovkin.
Say what you want about the judging in both of their fights so far — the action was stellar.
Any boxing fan worth their salt would watch a third fight if they were being honest with you, surely.
Not the case it seems however.
This news from De La Hoya has really shook up the boxing world this weekend — with many having quite the colorful comment about the fight and about De la Hoya: