What It's Like to Be Oscar de la Hoya

What It's Like to Be Oscar de la Hoya

by Tammy Gagne
     
 
Óscar De La Hoya started boxing when he was just six years old. His grandfather had been an amateur boxer in Mexico, and his father had boxed professionally in the United States. Óscar would enjoy even greater success in the sport. His 16—year professional career included numerous titles and even a gold medal. Although he is retired today, he still

Overview

Óscar De La Hoya started boxing when he was just six years old. His grandfather had been an amateur boxer in Mexico, and his father had boxed professionally in the United States. Óscar would enjoy even greater success in the sport. His 16—year professional career included numerous titles and even a gold medal. Although he is retired today, he still works as a promoter. It looks like boxing will always be a big part of What It's Like to Be Óscar De La Hoya.

Óscar De La Hoya empezó a boxear con solo seis años. Su abuelo había sido boxeador aficionado en México y su padre había boxeado profesionalmente en Estados Unidos. Óscar iba a disfrutar de un éxito aún mayor en este deporte. Su carrera profesional de 16 años incluye numerosos títulos y una medalla de oro. Aunque hoy en día está retirado, todavía trabaja como promotor. Parece que boxear siempre va a formar una gran parte de Qué se siente al ser Óscar De La Hoya.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781612283227
Publisher:
Mitchell Lane Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/30/2012
Series:
Bilingual Biographies
Edition description:
Bilingual
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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