Finally the result of Pacquiao-Dela Hoya fight “The Dream Match” is here. On December 6, 2008, the World’s Best Boxing Champion is Manny Pacquiao after winning over Dela Hoya “The Golden Boy”-an American boxer and promoter who won a gold medal at the Barcelona Olympic Games. Pacquiao wins by a Technical Knockout (TKO) on Round 8. De La Hoya lost the fight by way of TKO after 8 rounds and did not manage to win a single round in the fight.
Pacquiao faced Oscar De La Hoya on Saturday, December 6, 2008 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fight is stopped just as the round 9 is set to begin. Manny Pacquiao is the winner. Official time is 3:00 of the eighth.
De la Hoya hired trainers Angelo Dundee, Nacho Beristain, and young boxing talent Edwin Valero to prepare him for the fight. Freddie Roach, is Pacquiao’s trainer.