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On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya returns from 20 month hiatus in devastating fashion

Jack Hirsch saw Oscar De La Hoya come out of semi-retirement to remind the world of his speed and power with blistering six-round mauling of mouthy Ricardo Mayorga in 2006
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oscar de la hoya  |  Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy

EMANUEL STEWARD once said that of all the fighters he had trained, none strived for greatness the way Oscar De La Hoya did.

Steward is no longer with De La Hoya, of course, but for Oscar the fire still burns.

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