Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Oscar De La Hoya Facing Steve Forbes on 3rd May in Boxing Ring

Boxing world is going to see another Oscar De La Hoya fight on 3rd May. This Olympic medalist will face Steve Forbes. De La Hoya has an excellent record of 38-5 with 30 knock outs, while Steve Forbes has 33-5 with nine of his opponents being knocked out so far. Oscar is now more concentrated on his business than boxing, and comes up with a fight per year. At 35, you may not find De La Hoya at his best, but surely he still has something to impress you.

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Oscar has been more businessman than fighter nowadays with a 1 fight per year schedule, but he is slated for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on September 20th in Vegas. As I take a closer look at Oscar I have decided to take the time to break down his boxing skills on a 1-10 scale. Oscar De La Hoya is a -2000 boxing betting favorite in the Oscar De La Hoya vs Steve Forbes bout.

So, it is almost certain that ‘The Golden Boy’ nicknamed boxer will try his best to impress his fans against Steve Forbes. Now, let us see if Oscar can replicate his top from in the encounter with Steve Forbes. Time will give the answer of it.

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Beijing Olympics 2008: Daena Stephenson wants to Shine in Boxing

Daena Stephenson may be just 14 years old but she has already five years of training in boxing. Of course, you may think that she is too young to participate in Beijing Olympics and she may not be doing well. Well, her coach does not agree with this kind of attitude and her coach thinks that Daena Stephenson can really shine in Beijing Olympics 2008. Recently, she defeated a boxer of 29 years old. If Daena Stephenson can continue her form then she can become a very big superstar in female boxing of tomorrow. Daena Stephenson is also a beautiful girl and she is perhaps thinking of making…….. out of her glamour. Glamour in sports is nothing new. We have seen it a lot in female tennis. Girls like Maria Sharapova or Ana Ivanovic are real celebrity and can often compete with supermodels and Hollywood actresses in terms of popularity. Daena Stephenson can also be a hot glamour boxer.

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