Oscar De La Hoya exercise quotes & pictures ⋆ Boxing Information 24

Boxing Legend, ‘The Golden Boy’ Oscar De La Hoya, hit the XBOX Plaza at LA LIVE on Tuesday night, August 24 to host an open exercise for an enormous crowd of adoring followers and a large contingent of native and worldwide media. Trying in distinctive type, De La Hoya labored the mitts for the cheering crowd and introduced a pair followers into the ring to affix him throughout the entertaining occasion.

Offered by Triller Struggle Membership, De La Hoya will battle former UFC Famous person Vitor ‘The Phenom’ Belfort in the principle occasion of LEGENDS II set for Saturday, September 11 at STAPLES Middle.


“Name me loopy however I simply miss it, I missed getting hit and doing the hitting. I wasn’t able to retire after I misplaced to Manny Pacquiao. I by no means felt like I used to be in wars so in boxing you’re simply as previous as how you’re feeling.”

“I went by hell and again treating my physique improper however these final six months I really feel wonderful. I refocused myself and rededicated myself and I’m truly doing this for me, I can’t wait.”

“The burden restrict is 185 however I’m going to come back in at 175, sturdy like an ox. I’m at 180 proper now. I’m the underdog as a result of the bettors don’t imagine in me however I lastly put the prepare again on the rails.

“I’m not a betting man or a gambler however I might put some huge cash on me. I’m going to shock folks on how I do it. I’ve been coaching good, I’ve been very motivated in coaching since we opened camp.”

“I’m going to offer the followers a struggle. I’ve been finding out Marvin Hagler vs. Thomas Hearns for a cause. I need a battle, a struggle. I’ve a very good chin and I can take the punch.”

“I do know Vitor Belfort has the identical mentality. He was a boxer first earlier than he turned the UFC Heavyweight Champion. I’ve to be calculating with my assault and keep away from his massive left hand.”

“There will probably be a knockout, my inspiration for this battle is Arturo Gatti. I would like a type of forms of fights.”

Remaining tickets beginning at $75 are actually on-sale and could also be bought by AXS.com or at this Ticket Hyperlink. Doorways will open on the day of the occasion at 3:00 p.m. PT. The STAPLES Middle is positioned at 1111 S. Figueroa St. in Los Angeles, CA 90015. Very-limited VIP packages in addition to Tremendous-Unique behind the scenes packages will probably be obtainable too.

The FREE Preview will begin at 11:00 p.m. BST / 6:00 p.m. ET / 3:00 p.m. PT with the Triller Struggle Membership Pay-Per-View commencing at 12:00 a.m. BST / 7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT because the HAYE vs. FOURNIER eight-round heavyweight battle opens the published. The Pay-Per-View is priced at $49.99 in North America and £9.99 ($13.99) within the UK.

Boxing’s greatest worldwide star for over 15 years, De La Hoya was an 11-time world champion in six completely different weight courses whereas charming followers all around the world and setting the usual by producing over $700 million {dollars} in pay-per-view revenue.

De La Hoya’s first world championship battle with then rival Shane Mosley was the inaugural occasion held at STAPLES Middle on June 17, 2000. Among the many sold-out crowd of 20,744 in attendance had been a wealth of celebrities from the sports activities and leisure world.

Recognized all through his profession for preventing the most effective competitors and ‘taking up all comers’, included among the many victories throughout De La Hoya’s Corridor of Fame profession are world champions; Julio Cesar Chavez, Pernell Whitaker, Ike Quartey, Fernando Vargas, Hector Camacho, Arturo Gatti, Yori Boy Campas, Ricardo Mayorga, Wilfredo Rivera and Felix Sturm.

Co-featured at LEGENDS II, UFC Legends, ANDERSON ‘THE SPIDER’ SILVA from Sao Paolo, Brazil and ‘THE HUNTINGTON BEACH BAD BOY’ TITO ORTIZ will conflict in an eight-round cruiserweight boxing match for fight sports activities supremacy.

Additionally, at LEGENDS II, Former Heavyweight and Cruiserweight World Champion DAVID ‘THE HAYEMAKER’ HAYE will face off in opposition to JOE FOURNIER in a scheduled eight-round heavyweight battle.

Moreover, in a extremely anticipated 10-rounder, ANDY ‘El TIBURON’ VENCES, (23-2-1, 12 KOs), of San Jose, CA will problem Eire’s JONO ‘KING KONG’ CARROLL, (19-2-1, 5 KOs), for the vacant WBC Worldwide Silver Tremendous-Featherweight Title.

The complete LEGENDS II occasion is produced by Triller Struggle Membership visionary NIGEL LYTHGOE, award-winning producer of American Idol and the chief producer and creator of ‘So You Suppose You Can Dance and will probably be hosted by SNOOP DOGG.

Musical acts introduced for the extraordinary occasion embody a As soon as-In-A-Lifetime Efficiency by SNOOP DOGG with The One and Solely MARVIN GAYE, plus ANITTA, LUNAY and GENTE DE ZONA and others.


iNDemand, the main transactional video-on-demand and PPV programming supplier in North America, will function the unique U.S. and Canadian cable, satellite tv for pc, and telco PPV supplier for the De La Hoya vs. Belfort battle. Followers will be capable to order the occasion on PPV by their present cable, satellite tv for pc, and telco PPV suppliers throughout the U.S., together with Xfinity, Spectrum, Contour, Fios, and Optimum, amongst others and from main operators in Canada.

LEGENDS II will probably be broadcast globally on FITE, iNDemand and thru all main Cable, Satellite tv for pc and Telco Suppliers within the U.S. and Canada. The recommended PPV retail worth is $49.99.


TV: Cable, satellite tv for pc & telco PPV suppliers, together with Xfinity, Spectrum, Contour, Fios, and Optimum (U.S.), amongst others, in addition to main operators in Canada.

Worldwide Streaming: FITE.TV and all FITE cell, Good TV, IPTV, recreation controller and OTT apps in addition to the occasion microsite hub: TrillerFightClub

LEGENDS II is the second occasion Triller Struggle Membership has promoted at STAPLES Middle, the primary being Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. on November 28, 2020. The battle was boxing’s greatest pay-per-view occasion of the 12 months garnering over 1.6 million buys.

FITE, the world’s premier streaming PPV platform for sports activities and leisure lately acquired by TrillerNet, will deal with worldwide stay pay-per-view streaming distribution on-line for the September 11 occasion, and by way of FITE cell and Good TV apps, recreation controllers and all main OTT gadgets in addition to energy TrillerFightClub.com.

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