Who Is Oscar De La Hoya’s Girlfriend, Holly Sonders?

Published 08/15/2021, 6:50 AM EDT
HOLLYWOOD, CA – FEBRUARY 09: Boxer Oscar De La Hoya arrives at the World Premiere of Disney’s ‘McFarland, USA’ at the El Capitan Theatre on February 9, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)


Oscar De La Hoya is living life at the moment. He’s in training camp, training for a fight, he’s back in shape and he’s dating sports reporter Holly Sonders. As he prepares for his professional return at Triller Fight Club LEGENDS II – Oscar De La Hoya vs Vitor Belfort, the former six-division World Champion is on top of the world.

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De La Hoya is dating sports presenter Holly Sonders. Per New York Post, the pair reportedly first met during a boxing event when Sonders interviewed ‘Golden Boy’. Subsequently, Sonders posted a picture of herself interviewing De La Hoya on Twitter.

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Paparazzi have spotted them a few times in public ever since the boxing event. Their first public appearance was when the two were spotted outside of celeb hotspot Nobu in Malibu. The couple wasn’t shy at being photographed. Sonders held onto De La Hoya’s arm and placed her hand on his chest.

Former professional boxer Oscar de la Hoya poses at the premiere of “McFarland, USA” at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood, California February 9, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Nobu is a known Celeb hotspot, where one always spots stars and couples. The duo probably wanted to be spotted together. After their first public appearance, the couple visited the Pebble Beach golf course and hit a few links together.

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Sonders recently ended her relationship with Dave Oancea, also known as ‘Vegas Dave’ after their engagement in 2019. She rebranded herself after she ended things with Oancea.

De La Hoya got married to Millie Corretjer in 2001. The couple was together for a decade before they officially split up in 2016.

Oscar De La Hoya vs Vitor Belfort

Oscar is currently preparing for his fight against Vitor Belfort on September 11. The ‘Golden Boy’ will step into the ring a decade after his last appearance against Manny Pacquiao in 2008.

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His fight against Vitor Belfort is the main event on Triller Fight Club’s LEGENDS II event. The co-main event features Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva fighting Tito Ortiz. The undercard also includes a bout between David Haye and Joe Fournier.

Despite the star power, all eyes are on the main event, which was recently changed from an exhibition bout to a professional match.

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Both fighters will give it their all on September 11 and show the world they can still fight after all these years. Who will you be supporting?

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Allan Binoy

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Allan Binoy is a Combat Sports Author at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in English Literature. Allan is a semi-professional football player for Diego Juniors FC.

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