OSCAR DE LA HOYA?S COUSIN DIEGO RETAINS WBC YOUTH TITLE
By Ronnie Nathanielsz
Mon, 19 Sep 2016
The cousin of the great ?Golden Boy? Oscar De La Hoya, Diego, has retained his WBC Youth title with a convincing unanimous decision victory over Luis Orlando Del Valle at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Diego maintained his unbeaten record at 16-0 with 9 knockouts while Del Valle dropped to 22-3 with 16 knockouts.
The 22 year old De La Hoya is ranked No. 10 in the latest WBC ratings.
The WBC reported that De La Hoya and Del Valle engaged in several fierce exchanges in the second and fourth rounds, but neither went down.?
The report said De La Hoya ?landed big combos in the fifth round. Then he sent Del Valle spinning across the ring in the sixth with a well placed right hand.?
De La Hoya stays undefeated winning by a shutout on the card of judge Steve Weisfeld 100-90 and 99-91 on the scorecards of Glen Rick Crocker and Jesse Reyes.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Ronnie Nathanielsz.
|Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:|
SPECIAL SPORTS SERIES: REMEMBERING RP BOXING'S “UNSUNG HEROES”
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Mon, 30 Mar 2020THE EWBSS CONTINUES ON MONDAY WITH ‘EWBSS MIDDLEWEIGHT LEGENDS TOURNAMENT’
, Mon, 30 Mar 2020EGREATEST: TYSON BEATS ALI TO WIN ‘EWBSS HEAVYWEIGHT LEGENDS TOURNAMENT!
, Mon, 30 Mar 2020ALI VS TYSON: BOXING’S TITANS CLASH IN THE EWBSS HEAVYWEIGHT LEGENDS FINAL
, Sun, 29 Mar 2020STORY OF PHILIPPINE BOXING PART I: HOW BOXING STARTED IN THE PHILIPPINES
By Maloney L. Samaco, , Sun, 29 Mar 2020TYSON KO’S FOREMAN IN THE FOURTH TO FACE THE GOAT IN EWBSS LEGENDS FINAL
, Sun, 29 Mar 2020MUHAMMAD ALI KO’S SONNY LISTON TO ENTER SUNDAY’S EWBSS FINAL!
, Sun, 29 Mar 2020Donaire focuses on health, safety in crisis
By Joaquin Henson, , Sun, 29 Mar 2020Muhammad Ali and His Ides of March (Second of Two Parts)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sun, 29 Mar 2020LISTON TO FACE ALI IN EWBSS SEMI-FINAL FOLLOWING FRAZIER WITHDRAWAL
, Sat, 28 Mar 2020PACQUIAO IN SELF-QUARANTINE; TESTED NEGATIVE FOR COVID-19 AFTER RAPID TEST
By Aquiles Z. Zonio, , Sat, 28 Mar 2020Muhammad Ali and His Ides of March (First of Two Parts)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso, , Sat, 28 Mar 2020MONDAY: GOLDEN BOY TO DEBUT NEW BEHIND-THE-SCENES DOCUMENTARY SERIES ENTITLED ‘OFF THE CANVAS’
, Sat, 28 Mar 2020GM Joey Antonio rules Orbe Open online chess
By Marlon Bernardino, , Sat, 28 Mar 2020Justin says Mikey for Manny makes sense
By Joaquin Henson, , Sat, 28 Mar 2020Srisaket Sor Rungvisai: "I'm Happy for Chocolatito But I Want Estrada"
By Carlos Costa, , Sat, 28 Mar 2020BOXING LEGEND OSCAR DE LA HOYA AND SINGER MILLIE CORRETJER DONATE $250,000 TO ADVENTIST HEALTH WHITE MEMORIAL TO ASSIST THE HOSPITAL WITH COVID-19 EXPENSES
, Sat, 28 Mar 2020FOREMAN BLASTS OUT HAYE IN FIVE ROUNDS TO FACE MIKE TYSON IN THE EWBSS SEMI-FINALS
, Fri, 27 Mar 2020SHOWTIME SPORTS® TO RE-AIR HISTORIC ISRAEL VAZQUEZ vs. RAFAEL MARQUEZ TRILOGY SATURDAY, MARCH 28 ON SHOWTIME®
, Fri, 27 Mar 2020“I HAVE TO BE ON MY TOES AGAINST FOREMAN!” - HAYE LOOKS FORWARD TO EWBSS QUARTER-FINAL
, Thu, 26 Mar 2020Former Pound for Pound King Roy Jones Jr. Joins SparBar Inc.'s Board of Athletic Directors
, Thu, 26 Mar 2020TYSON MASHED BUTTERBEAN IN TWO ROUNDS TO PROGRESS TO EWBSS SEMI-FINAL
, Thu, 26 Mar 2020Casimero avoids burning out
By Joaquin Henson, , Thu, 26 Mar 2020Salita Promotions Announces Postponement of May 9 Shields vs. Dicaire Unification Battle
, Thu, 26 Mar 2020Eumir backs Olympic delay
By Joaquin Henson, , Wed, 25 Mar 2020