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De La Hoya wins controversial decision

Updated: June 6, 2004, 4:28 PM ET
By Thomas Gerbasi | MaxBoxing.com

LAS VEGAS -- If Oscar De La Hoya didn't know who Felix Sturm was before their WBO middleweight title bout Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, he certainly does now.

It was Sturm that gave "The Golden Boy" perhaps the toughest fight of his career, yet ended the 12-round bout without his title intact, as De La Hoya scored a questionable unanimous decision over the only fighter standing in the way of a September superfight between De La Hoya and Bernard Hopkins, who easily defended ...

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