History | Sep 18 2018

On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya fought several key battles

But it was mixed fortunes for 'The Golden Boy' Oscar De La Hoya
Oscar De La Hoya
Oscar De La Hoya  |  Action Images/Reuters/Steve Marcus

SEPTEMBER 18 is a bittersweet date in the Oscar De La Hoya calendar.

In his welterweight prime, he disastrously gave away the championships rounds and lost a highly controversial decision to Felix Trinidad in one of modern boxing’s grandest confrontations.

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