VIDEO: A look back at Oscar De La Hoya versus Manny Pacquiao

On December 6th, 2008 Oscar De La Hoya took on boxing phenom Manny PacquiaoBOXING 4 FREE podcaster Andrew Schweitzer goes back and explains how the fight came together, the atmosphere surrounding the build-up, and does a break down of the fight itself.  The footage is all from HBO including some from the 24/7 series.  The video is about 15 minutes long.  Hope you enjoy it.

De La Hoya versus Pacquiao REVISITED by BOXING 4 FREE from BOXING 4 FREE on Vimeo.

BOXING 4 FREE does not own any of the footage in the video.  Those rights belong to HBO, Golden Boy, Mayweather Productions and MP Promotions.

Floyd Mayweather vs. Oscar De La Hoya footage courtesy of HBO in association with Golden Boy Promotions

Manny Pacquiao vs. Oscar De La Hoya footage courtesy of HBO in association with Golden Boy Promotions

Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez footage courtesy of HBO in association with Golden Boy Promotions, Top Rank, MP Promotions

David Diaz vs. Manny Pacquiao footage courtesy of HBO in association Top Rank, DiBella Entertainment

24/7 De La Hoya – Pacquiao footage courtesy of HBO

Music provided by Music Maker Jam/Magix – Cinematic Score

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About the Author

Justin M. Salvato
Justin M. Salvato is the creator & owner of BOXING 4 FREE. He's a former amateur boxer, former USA Boxing coach, and former boxing fitness instructor. These days he enjoys vintage computing, retro video games, and talking tech. He also writes a blog about the Coleco ADAM computer and Life with Microsoft.

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