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Arum returns Olympic gold medal to De La Hoya

Updated: October 1, 2007, 9:00 PM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Oscar De La Hoya had the Olympic gold medal that he won at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics returned to him Monday by promoter Bob Arum.

The medal changed hands in the Cecilia De La Hoya Cancer Center at White Memorial Hospital in East Los Angeles. In turn, De La Hoya presented the medal to the cancer center, where it will be on display through the end of the year.

De La Hoya's mother died at the hospital in 1991.

De La Hoya had promised his mother that ...

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