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Simers: Diary Day 1 With Oscar De La Hoya

Oscar de la Hoya
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Boxer Oscar de la Hoya receives help filling out paperwork before an appointment to check his eyes in Las Vegas Tuesday before his fight with Ricardo Mayorga. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Vision check
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
“Golden Boy” Oscar de la Hoya concentrates on the “E” during his vision test. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Unseen left hooks
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
De la Hoya makes sure no unseen left hooks can sneak in before his fight with light middleweight champion Ricardo Mayorga. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Refractive
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Refractive technician Corina Diaz gets specific with Oscar de la Hoya’s vision check. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Oscar de la Hoya
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
De la Hoya chats with a doctor after the eye check-up in Las Vegas. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Publicist
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Oscar shares a few laughs with his publicist Debbie Caplan. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Back of an SUV
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
De la Hoya rides back to the hotel in the back of an SUV after his eye check-up. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Hands Taped
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Oscar de la Hoya gets his hands taped before a workout in Las Vegas, four days before his Saturday fight. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Heavy ball
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
The Golden Boy works out with the heavy ball in the ring. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Mayweather
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Former boxer Floyd Mayweather Sr. trains Oscar de la Hoya in Las Vegas. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Eye on him
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Floyd Mayweather Sr. watches his boxer move in the ring. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
Floyd Mayweather Sr.
Four Days ‘Til the “Danger Zone”
Oscar de la Hoya eyes a jab while training with Floyd Mayweather Sr. (Wally Skalij / LAT)
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