Ten time world champion in boxing Oscar De La Hoya has been hospitalized after contracting Covid-19.
Like many others Oscar De La Hoya contracted Covid-19 despite being fully vaccinated.
Hoya took to Twitter and filmed himself in his hospital bed saying “what are the chances of getting Covid?”.
He ended his Tweet by stating he would not be able to fight in his upcoming comeback fight on September 11th.
Wanted you to hear directly from me that despite being fully vaccinated, I have contracted Covid and am not going to be able to fight next weekend. Preparing for this comeback has been everything to me over the last months, & I want to thank everyone for their tremendous support. pic.twitter.com/0wKEnr5Jzv
— Oscar De La Hoya (@OscarDeLaHoya) September 3, 2021
BREAKING: Boxer Oscar De La Hoya announced he has tested positive for coronavirus despite being fully vaccinated, and that he won’t participate in an upcoming fight https://t.co/LZoV96QQPE