When we talk about professional boxing champs and their sex scandals, the name 'Tiger Woods' first comes to our mind; still, American boxing promoter and former professional boxer Oscar De La Hoya is no way out of it. Despite living a blessed life with wife Millie Coretjer, the father of two is trapped in another sex scandal.
When we talk about professional boxing champs and their sex scandals, the name 'Tiger Woods' first comes to our mind; but American boxing promoter and former professional boxer Oscar De La Hoya is no way out of it. Despite living a blessed life with wife Millie Coretjer, the father of two is trapped in another sex scandal.
Let's get details about his married life, past affairs, and sex scandals in today's session.
What is Oscar De La Hoya Up To Now?
Oscar De La Hoya, Golden Boys chairman is still married to wife, Millie Corretjer despite being involved in harsh scandals. As Hoya admitted he hates himself for cheating his beautiful wife.
In late 2016, the athlete opened up what had happened indeed and the reason behind the accusations on the show "In Depth" with Graham Bensinger. He says:
"When You're a public figure people get to know and unfortunately Millie found out about scandals through the media. Then, I had to confess to her the things I did to have clear consent. I hate myself for that".
Now that Oscar had a fault, he wants to go through any lengths to change who he is. He wants to be a responsible father and husband. Oscar is standing on his own and fights for the right.
Oscar De La Hoya's Married Life With Millie Coretjer
Hoya tied the knot to Millie Coretjer on 5 October 2001. The couple has two kids Oscar Gabriel de la Hoya born in December 2005 and Nina Lauren Nenitte de la Hoya born in December 2007.
Everything was going on perfectly between the two until 2007. He became the subject of a photo scandal in 2007 when Serbian stripper Milana Dravnel released his images wearing fishnet stockings and high heels.
Oscar De La Hoya sitting next to his wife Millie Corretjer, Source: Getty Images
In an interview with Univision, he spilled the beans of his marital issues including the addiction to drugs and alcohol.
'My drug of choice was cocaine and alcohol. Cocaine was recent. The last two years. And I depended more in the alcohol than the cocaine.'
Oscar De La Hoya with his wife and kids
Source: Celebrity Babies and Kids
While his spokeswoman said,
'His head's too small and it doesn't even look like his body.'
He, however, revealed that he was dishonest to his wife and they even parted temporarily. He even compared his deeds with Tiger Woods saying,
'We are obviously not talking a Tiger Woods here, but I was unfaithful.'
La Hoya is no stranger to controversies. Most recently in February 2018, two women contacted him demanding $2 million in exchange to keep his embarrassing footage private.
He was reportedly been accused of raping a 15-year-old girl when he was 23 years old in the year 1996. The case was settled out of the court as the incident was not completely clear.
Well, it's time to think are the two happy in their married life or planning to take divorce!
Oscar De La Hoya's Past Affairs And Relationships
De La Hoya began dating actress and Miss USA 1995 Shanna Moakler in October 1997. The couple welcomed their daughter, Atiana De La Hoya in March 1999.
Moakler ended their relationship when Moakler saw De La Hoya escorting Puerto Rican singer Millie Corretjer in the Latin Grammy Awards in 2000.
Shanna Moakler and Oscar De La Hoya together
He also has three other kids from his previous relationships; a son named Jacob with Toni Alvarado and a son Devon with Angelique McQueen.
Oscar De La Hoya: At The Center of $2 Million Over Sex Tape
La Hoya has reportedly become the victim of an extortion attempt. He is at the center of an alleged $2 million extortion plot as investigated by the FBI.
Sources stated that Hoya was targeted by two women who threatened him that they would be releasing the tape if he didn't pay him $2 million.
Oscar De La Hoya in a photo scandal wearing a fishnet, panties and high heels that went on viral online in 2007
Source: Daily Mail
Golden Boy Promotions founder who met the ladies via a dating website in February 2018 began messaging on Snapchat afterward.
It's believed that the multi-millionaire former boxing champion refused to pay or even negotiate with the ladies. They approached celebrity sex tape broker Kevin Blatt with the video.
The tape included the shocking sex tape with Hoya totally naked in front of two women, while in one scene the women were performing sex acts on him with kitchen utensils.
The ladies also threatened Hoya's ex-girlfriend, Moakler and tried to humiliate her and her daughter.
A spokesperson for the FBI told DailyMail,
'We cannot confirm and or deny the existence of an investigation.'
However, Hollywood sex tape broker Blatt said:
'Yes, two women tried to extort Oscar De La Hoya. I was contacted by someone claiming to be an Instagram model and she put me in touch with another girl.'
'I took a meeting, I met the girl in Hollywood at a Coffee Bean, she was young and very skittish, she wore a hoodie and big glasses and tried very hard to disguise herself, she gave me a fake name of Jessica.'
FBI has neither confirmed nor denied as the investigations are still ongoing.
Oscar De La Hoya: Quick Facts
Source: MMA News
- Born on 4 February 1973 in East Los Angeles, California.
- He has dual citizenship; American and Mexican.
- He stands at a height of 5.87 feet (1.79m).
- His birth sign is Aquarius.
- He completed his graduation from James A. Garfield High School.
- He represented the United States at the 1992 Summer Olympics winning a gold in the lightweight division.
- He was ranked as the 16th best boxer of all time.
- He is the first American of Mexican descent who have a national boxing promotional organization.
- He retired from boxing in 2009 after 16 years of career winning 10 world titles in six divisions.
- He donated $3.5 million to the De La Hoya Animo Charter High School.
- He has an estimated net worth of about $200 million.
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