golden boy

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Noun1.golden boy - a man who is unusually successful at an early age
adult male, man - an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman); "there were two women and six men on the bus"
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De La Hoya, nicknamed "The Golden Boy," compiled a stellar amateur boxing record of 234 wins and only six losses -- including winning a gold medal in the 1992 Barcelona Olympic Games -- before battling to a remarkable 10 professional boxing world titles in six different weight classes.
Golden Boy (also known as Fospassin) has recently released a new Album, "Universal Jazz," to broad fan and critical acclaim worldwide.
Golden Boy Promotions chief Oscar De La Hoya is under pressure to deliver and does not think Mayweather will fight Manny Pacquiao in May.
Ogogo, who is back in training after a double Achilles operation and targeting a February return to the ring, jetted out to New York earlier this month to meet ring legend De La Hoya and discuss his future in the wake of CEO Richard Schaefer's departure from Golden Boy Promotions.
com/boxing/story/_/id/11024103/floyd-mayweather-vows-stop-working-golden-boy-promotions-ceo-richard-schaefer-resigns) ESPN reported Schaefer's resignation from Golden Boy has greatly influenced Mayweather's decision to leave the company.
The only person who shows him any kindness is his sister, Asu, who named him Golden Boy.
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer said: "These are the two likely scenarios but it's pretty safe to say that Amir Khan will be fighting for a world title next.
Golden Boy are in the UK tonight with Amir Khan, who takes on Julio Diaz in Sheffield in his first fight on home soil since 2011.
He fought against medical advice to recover from a serious shoulder injury to make it to the London Games - and reckons that he is now ready to make the step up after signing a deal with Golden Boy.
Following the Olympics I've been looking to the future and considering a number of options and feel the time is now right to turn professional with Golden Boy.
One likely justification for pulling out of the appeal could be that Golden Boy and Peterson's team have come to an agreement over a rematch between themselves.
Amir Khan and Golden Boy have requested a hearing and I am going to participate and I'm not going to take the path that others have taken and state my case on the internet and in the media.