Golden Boy


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Golden Boy

talented young violinist gives up musical career for the sake of wealth and fame as a boxer. [Am. Lit.: Odets Golden Boy in Magill III, 422]

Golden Boy

violinist turns boxer for fame, wealth. [Am. Lit.: Golden Boy]
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About Golden Boy Promotions: Los Angeles-based Golden Boy Promotions was established in 2002 by 10-time world champion in six divisions Oscar De La Hoya, the first Hispanic to own a national boxing promotional company.
The album "Universal Jazz" by Golden Boy (Fospassin) is now available on itunes,amazon and all the major digital download stores.
An IBF statement read: "On the evening of December 19, the IBF/ USBA received a request for a formal appeal procedure from Golden Boy Promotions for the bout between Amir Khan and Lamont Peterson.
Khan, 23, said: "I am really happy Khan Promotions is partnering with Golden Boy as I know that together they will be the right team to help me continue my career as an elite fighter and to expand my fan base to the United States and around the world.
However, WBA light-welterweight champion Khan's decision to team up with Golden Boy and attempt to crack America has at least removed that obstacle.
Golden Boy executive Bruce Binkow and Top Rank president Todd duBoef were talking Tuesday in an effort to reach an accord.
Set up by the legendary Oscar De La Hoya in 2001, Golden Boy Promotions Inc is now the most recognised name in the world of boxing.
Golden Boy was framed in ornate gold-toned wood and hung to the left of the fireplace in the library of our home.
I am thrilled to have Richard commit to a long-term contract extension with Golden Boy, as he is not only my trusted Chief Executive Officer but he is one of my closest friends," said President Oscar de la Hoya.
Both men will clash over six rounds on the Erislandy Lara versus Saul Alvarez undercard, an Oscar De La Hoya Golden Boy promotion at the MGN Grand.
Golden Boy Promotions suddenly loses its luster with the departure of Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Jr.
SiriusXM is excited to work alongside Golden Boy Promotions to offer SiriusXM listeners nationwide a unique radio perspective of what is sure to be one of the most memorable fights in years.