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Diego De La Hoya turning pro

Updated: August 29, 2013, 10:32 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Oscar De La Hoya, the 1992 Olympic gold medalist and decorated 10-time professional world titleholder in six weight classes, announced his retirement from boxing in 2009 and now is a full-time promoter. But there soon will be another De La Hoya prowling the boxing ring.

Diego De La Hoya, Oscar's 19-year-old cousin, will make his professional debut Sept. 12 (Fox Sports 2) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on a card that is part of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul "Canelo" Alvarez fight-week ...

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