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De La Hoya Has Big Future Plans in Store For Erik Morales

By Miguel Rivera

Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya has big plans in store for Erik Morales (52-7, 36KOs) - if the WBC junior welterweight champion is able to defeat unbeaten Danny Garcia (22-0, 14KOs) on the 24th of March in Houston, Texas.

De La Hoya visited Morales at his training camp at the Otomi Ceremonial Center in Mexico. If Morales overcomes Garcia, the door will be open for numerous possibilities and many lucrative opponents.

"Experience is very important in world championship fights and Erik Morales has it," De La Hoya said. De La Hoya said.

"If Erik wins, there will be big plans for him. He is respected around the world and there would be great fights against Amir Kahn, Humberto Soto, Lucas Matthysse or a rematch against Marcos Maidana."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Ringlife on 03-08-2012

It's not a good look for Oscar to show favoritism to fighters he should just keep his feeling behind close doors. So if Garcia beats Morales what no big fights for Garcia if he wins. Oscar is like the Bob…

Comment by larryusa on 03-08-2012

[QUOTE=CHOWWOKKA;11868236]Shut up Oscar just shut your f*king mouth.[/QUOTE] lmfao...............

Comment by larryusa on 03-08-2012

Morales wont win this fight he looked like sh1t in his last "gimme"fight

Comment by CHOWWOKKA on 03-08-2012

Shut up Oscar just shut your f*king mouth.

Comment by NearHypnos on 03-08-2012

10-12 years ago...sure... Now? Whatever...he's a gatekeeper imo. Expect him to be thrown to the wolves to an upcoming star and get ktfo. Love Morales....but no...

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