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Oscar De La Hoya, Eddie Hearn Trade Words Over Canelo Alvarez

Promoter Oscar De La Hoya and Eddie Hearn had some words over social media, regarding Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez.

Both De La Hoya and Hearn have exclusive content deals with streaming service DAZN.

Hearn, who promotes WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade and WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith, has been pressuring Canelo to fight one of his boxers, specifically Andrade who dominated Maciej Sulekci over twelve rounds on Saturday night.

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De La Hoya, through his company Golden Boy Promotions, promotes Canelo.

Some of Hearn's statements regarding Canelo's future, and Golden Boy's ability to get deal done for a trilogy with Gennady Golovkin, appears to have annoyed De La Hoya - who basically told Hearn to mind his own business.

"Eddie Hearn, let me worry about Canelo and his next opponent, which doesn’t involve you. You worry about securing the rematch for [Anthony] Joshua with [Andy] Ruiz for DAZN - which I hear you are having problems with," De La Hoya stated.

Hearn hit back, promising that he will finalize the Joshua-Ruiz rematch before De La Hoya can get a deal done for a trilogy between Canelo and Golovkin. 

"Friendly fight gets made before yours," Hearn stated.

Hearn and De La Hoya have done some business in recent months. In his two most recent fights, Canelo defeated two Hearn promoted boxers, Daniel Jacobs and Rocky Fielding.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by The D3vil on 07-01-2019

[QUOTE=EnglishOxide;19868135]Alot of little nationalistic *****es on this forum practically praying for Hearn to fail and Oscar to succeed just because Oscar is American and Hearn is British.[/QUOTE] LMAO, you think Oscar's fanbase is the "America first" crowd? Man, you know…

Comment by Eff Pandas on 07-01-2019

[QUOTE=RoyJonesJrp4pno1;19871578]Ill break this down for you since you never probably passed the 8th grade. This is what you wrote: Imagine if he had Eddie's budget who he could work out a deal simply by [B]not acting like a smug dickhead…

Comment by RoyJonesJrp4pno1 on 07-01-2019

[QUOTE=Eff Pandas;19868020]No f#cking clue what all that random bs gots to do with Oscar having better DAZN shows than Eddie.[/QUOTE] Ill break this down for you since you never probably passed the 8th grade. This is what you wrote: Imagine…

Comment by kafkod on 06-30-2019

[QUOTE=Oldskoolg;19869896]“Has become”? What are you? The most uneducated individual on earth? The USA has always been one of the most racist countries on earth? Are you really this thick? Did you miss the eradication of the natives? The ethnic wars…

Comment by Califire209 on 06-30-2019

[QUOTE=kafkod;19869841]Nope, the WBC belt that was stolen from GGG and given to Canelo is now held by Jermall Charlo. [B][I]Canelo's WBC "franchise title" was created for him alone and cannot be contested by anybody else.[/I][/B] There has never been anything…

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