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De la Hoya, Alvarez assure fans Golovkin fight will happen soon

Mexican boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez and promoter Oscar de la Hoya are tired and at times irritated by constant criticism that Alvarez has been ducking Golovkin after consistently knocking out almost all of his opponents since turning pro in 2006.

Oscar de la Hoya, Alvarez assure Golovkin fight will happen

The long-anticipated fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin isn't a question of whether it will happen or not because, as far as Oscar de la Hoya and Alvarez are concerned, it will definitely happen. The question is when.

Oscar de la Hoya sees no mismatch in Alvarez-Khan fight

Golden Boy Promotions President & Chief Executive Officer Oscar de la Hoya assures boxing fans there is no mismatch in the upcoming Alvarez-Khan fight which has been set for May 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada,

Amir Khan back to Golden Boy for Alvarez fight on May 7 in Vegas

Former WBA and IBF light welterweight titlist Amir Khan has returned to the fold of his former promoter Golden Boy Promotions to face Mexican boxing superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on May 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Oscar de la Hoya says there is no racism in boxing

For the past few days retired boxer Floyd Mayweather has been talking about racism in combat sports including boxing, but his former foe and business rival Oscar de la Hoya rejected Mayweather's assertion, saying there is no racism in boxing.

Mayweather wants to work with former GBP CEO Richard Schaefer

Retired boxing superstar and world's highest-paid athlete Floyd Mayweather wants to work with former Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer to bring his own Mayweather Promotions to the next level in the boxing promotions business.

Diego de la Hoya gears up for 5th straight win this year

Diego "Golden Kid" de la Hoya, a cousin of legendary boxer and owner of Golden Boy Promotions Oscar de la Hoya, will face Giovanni "Lloviznas" Delgado of Mexico City on Nov. 20 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, The Joint, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Op-Ed: Cotto-Alvarez bout could break pre-Mayweather-Pacquiao PPV record

The upcoming fight between Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico and Canelo Alvarez of Mexico scheduled for Nov. 21 could eclipse the pay-per-view (PPV) record of the Mayweather-Dela Hoya fight of 2007 if the PPV price is fair and affordable.

Op-Ed: Why Floyd Mayweather wants Oscar de la Hoya for Sept. 12 fight

World's highest-paid athlete Floyd Mayweather has made an enticing offer to former foe Oscar de la Hoya to be his next opponent for his scheduled return fight on Sept. 12.

Freddie Roach, Justin Fortune favor referee Kenny Bayless

Manny Pacquiao's trainers Freddie Roach and Justin Fortune have no issues with boxing referee Kenny Bayless, who was recently named the third man in the ring when Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather collide on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Op-Ed: Floyd Mayweather scared of Pacquiao a joke, he'll fight and win

The idea is again being floated out there that Floyd Mayweather Jr. is afraid to fight Manny Pacquiao. Rapper 50 Cent said he's "scared to death" and some boxing sites say he is stalling, waiting for negotiations to fall apart and to blame Pacquiao.

Oscar De La Hoya weighs in on Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight

Retired fighter Oscar De La Hoya is not involved in negotiations between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, but he knows both fighters and obviously knows the fight game. He has thoughts on what may be in a fight contract between the two.

Op-Ed: Good quality boxing fights are what fans want to see

Boxing fans do not care who are making money or who are losing among boxing promoters or how they are treating each another to gain headway in promoting their fights. They only want to see and enjoy watching good fights and fair officiating.

Op-Ed: Boxing promoters, advisers stand in the way to most wanted fights

Despite popular public clamor for top caliber, equally-matched and entertaining bouts, fight fans usually end up getting mismatches and robbed of their sports budgets as promoters, advisers, including fighters take their interest first over public clamor

Op-Ed: Shrinking pay-per-view numbers need promoters' immediate action

The unstoppable decline of pay-per-view revenues on major boxing events in the last 12 months is getting alarming and with continued bickering by competing promoters, boxing would vanish faster than any industry player could imagine.

Oscar De La Hoya says he wants to make Cotto vs Canelo for 2015

Oscar De La Hoya has stated that he wants to make a mega fight between Miguel Cotto and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez happen in 2015.

Op-Ed: Oscar de la Hoya gains public support as boxing promoter

Oscar de la Hoya is known for his ability and skill in the ring as a professional boxer but not by his skill as a corporate executive who is capable of steering the No.1 boxing promotions company in the world.

Op-Ed: Lara-Alvarez fight could expose De la Hoya's talent as promoter

Oscar de la Hoya's talent outside the ring will be up for scrutiny when the pay-per-view (PPV) buys record for the upcoming Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara fight at the MGM Grand Arena will be made public after the fight.

Op-Ed: De la Hoya needs to disclose GBP fighters after Schaefer breakup

Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) owner Oscar De La Hoya needs to disclose the official list of fighters who are still under contract with GBP following his breakup with long-time business partner and CEO Richard Schaefer.

Magic Johnson, Mayweather, de la Hoya want to buy L.A. Clippers

At least three prominent sportsmen have shown interest in taking over ownership of L.A. Clippers, an NBA franchise owned by Donald Sterling, who has been banned by NBA for his racially-charged statements about black people.

Op-Ed: Top Rank-GBP rivalry prevents fans from watching great fights

Two top world boxing promoters are preventing boxing fans from watching great fights because of their long years of intense business rivalry, leaving the public with no choice but to watch in-house boxers fighting each other.

Op-Ed: Will Alvarez knock out Floyd Mayweather in less than 8 rounds?

Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) owner Oscar de la Hoya is confident that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will emerge victorious against Floyd Mayweather when they face each other in the ring on Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada

Oscar de la Hoya says Mayweather is better fighter than Pacquiao

Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) President Oscar de la Hoya said unbeaten boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has an edge over eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. Mayweather is currently fighting under the umbrella of GBP.

Ex-boxer Oscar De La Hoya checks into rehab

Former boxing world champion Oscar De La Hoya has checked himself into rehab to try and get help for substance abuse issues.

Nonito Donaire dumps promoter Bob Arum for Oscar dela Hoya's GBP

WBO/WBC Bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire has signed up with Oscar de la Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) Wednesday amid reports that Top Tank Promotions owner Bob Arum is mulling a lawsuit against Donaire, GBP and others for breach of contract

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