About Oscar De La Hoya
Oscar de la Hoya net worth has been said to be approximately 175 million dollars. Most of Oscar De La Hoya net worth comes from several activities he is involved into. First of all, winnings in the boxing ring add a lot to it. Another thing is his various endorsement deals. Also, his net worth comes from his boxing promotion company called “Golden Boy Promotions”, which promote a lot of different boxing events. Oscar de la Hoya started his career in boxing quite early and he became a professional boxer in 1992.
Talking about his winnings, the boxer holds a 39 – 6 record and he also have 30 knock out winnings. After he started getting a lot of endorsement offers and deals which were worth millions of dollars, Oscar de la Hoya decided to retire from boxing, thus now the major source of his incomes and also Oscar De La Hoya net worth is his endorsement deals. Born in 1973, the boxer lives in the United States, but is of Mexican origin as his surname clearly identifies. His skills in boxing were noticed right when he started attending high school and immediately after finishing it, Oscar de la Hoya won a Golden Medal at Olympic Games in Barcelona. Thus, all the people started to call him the Golden Boy.
Born in California, Oscar de la Hoya has a family which is involved in boxing a lot. His brother, father and grandfather all pursued a career in boxing. Talking about his titles, in 1995 Oscar de la Hoya was voted to be the Fighter of the Year and from the Ring in 1997, he got a title of pound-for-pound fighter in the whole world. The same title was given for him in 1998. However, in 2009 Oscar de la Hoya announced that he was retiring from boxing industry in a press conference which was held in Los Angeles.
During his career, Oscar de la Hoya has beaten almost 20 world champions in boxing and has titles in several different weight categories. Such accomplishments and achievements not only boost the boxer’s self confidence but also it adds to the overall amount of Oscar De La Hoya net worth. Moreover, as mentioned earlier, he is the owner of the boxing promotion company “Golden Boy Promotions” which made him the first Spanish person to own such a company, which specifies in the boxing. His debut in boxing was when Oscar de la Hoya scored a first round in the victory of TKO.