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Oscar De La Hoya Takes on Floyd Mayweather

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Oscar De La Hoya Takes on Floyd Mayweather

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Oscar De La Hoya Takes on Floyd Mayweather

Oscar De La Hoya Takes on Floyd Mayweather

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Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather tap gloves Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. There hasn't been this much excitement about a championship for some time. Sports Illustrated's cover story this week called this the "fight to save boxing." Is the state of boxing really that dire?