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Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions sues Al Haymon
Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions sues Al Haymon

Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions announced Tuesday it has filed a lawsuit against rival Al Haymon and his new Premier Boxing Champions series, alleging it violates the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act that prohibits managers functioning as promoters. The lawsuit, seeking $300 million, was filed in federal court in Los Angeles. In a prepared statement emailed to reporters, Golden Boy contends, “Since the moment Al Haymon launched [PBC earlier this year], he has repeatedly and brazenly broken the letter and spirit of [the Ali Act] that is meant to protect fighters from exploitation. “Haymon has entered into agreements to restrain trade in a substantial portion...

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