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DiBella: Ratings the Real Reason HBO Airing Less Boxing in 2017

Lou DiBella doesn’t believe HBO’s decision to broadcast less boxing thus far in 2017 has anything to do with AT&T purchasing Time Warner, HBO’s parent company, last year. The outspoken promoter, a for...Read More

Thurman Will Not Avoid Brook vs. Spence Winner, Says DiBella

Last Saturday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Keith Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) won a twelve round split decision over Danny Garcia to unify the WBC, WBA welterweight titles. One of the next targets on...Read More

Charles Conwell Inks Promotional Pact With Lou DiBella, Holden

2016 US Olympian Charles Conwell is the newest member of Holden Productions' wildly popular Four State Franchise. A recent signee of Holden Productions and DiBella Entertainment, the Cleveland, OH nat...Read More

Wilder's Promoter: We'd Consider Bellew, Parker is Top Choice

This past Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew may have become the new money man of the heavyweight division. In what is a huge upset, Bellew shocked oddsma...Read More

DiBella: Wilder Ratings Show Boxing Can Hold Its Own on Free TV

Promoter Lou DiBella is beyond pleased with the ratings Deontay Wilder’s win produced Saturday night on broadcast television. According to final numbers released by FOX, Nielsen Media Research indicat...Read More

DiBella: Danny Garcia is Like the Rodney Dangerfield of Boxing

NEW YORK – Only a few feet separated Danny Garcia and Keith Thurman on a stage Thursday. Handicappers have placed more distance between them than that in establishing odds on their welterweight title ...Read More

DiBella: Thurman vs. Garcia Will Decide The Top Dog at 147

Only a few days remain before the welterweight unification between WBA champion Keith Thurman and WBC beltholder Danny Garcia. The two boxers will meet on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Broo...Read More

DiBella: Unlike Wilder-Wawrzyk, 'Nervous' About Wilder-Washington

Lou DiBella wouldn’t worry if Deontay Wilder was preparing to fight Andrzej Wawrzyk on Saturday night. Despite Wawrzyk’s 33-1 record, DiBella is confident Wilder would’ve knocked out the Polish conten...Read More

Boxing Promoters: UFC Will Never Allow Mayweather-McGregor

Two of boxing's most well-known promoters are in agreement on the current situation which clouds the proposed fantasy fight between superstars Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor. The two athletes...Read More

DiBella: We Won Wilder's Lawsuit Against Povetkin, Promoter

Deontay Wilder didn’t get the chance to beat Alexander Povetkin in the ring, but he did defeat him in court. Promoter Lou DiBella sent out a Tweet on Monday afternoon that indicated a jury in a Manhat...Read More

DiBella: Pay-Per-View is Dying; Wilder-Joshua Not a PPV Fight

NEW YORK – If Lou DiBella’s vision for a full unification fight in the heavyweight division comes to fruition, Deontay Wilder would fight Anthony Joshua in a battle of unbeatens sometime in 2018. If A...Read More

Eric Walker Inks Promotional Pact With Lou DiBella

New York, NY - DiBella Entertainment has inked an exclusive promotional agreement with undefeated talent Eric "Babyface Assassin" Walker (14-0, 7 KOs). The junior middleweight sensation will make his ...Read More

Junior Fa Inks Promotional Pact With Lou DiBella

DiBella Entertainment (DBE) is thrilled to announce the signing of highly touted undefeated New Zealand heavyweight prospect Uaine Fa Jr., otherwise known as Junior Fa (9-0, 6 KOs). He will make his U...Read More

Wilder's Promoter: A Fight With Joshua, For All Titles, is Massive

Lou DiBella, promoter of WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36 KOs) believes a unification Anthony Joshua would be "massive" if all of the titles were at stake in the fight. Joshua (18-0, ...Read More

DiBella: Washington a Better Opponent For Wilder Than Wawrzyk

Deontay Wilder wasn’t going to fight an elite heavyweight February 25 no matter what happened. Wilder wants to test out his surgically repaired right hand and right biceps before agreeing to take a mo...Read More

Wilder Promoter on Luis Ortiz: Fighters With PED History Ruled Out

On Wednesday, Cuban heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz advised BoxingScene.com's Ryan Burton that he was ready, willing and able to fight WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on February 25th at Lega...Read More

DiBella: No Problem With Jack-DeGale Draw, Mayweather's Reaction

NEW YORK – Lou DiBella didn’t have nearly as big a problem with the James DeGale-Badou Jack decision as Floyd Mayweather Jr. Mayweather, whose company promotes Jack, claimed Jack suffered a second str...Read More

DiBella: Experience, Opponents Give Pedraza ‘Big Edge’ Over Davis

NEW YORK – Lou DiBella knows better than to think Jose Pedraza will handle Gervonta Davis with ease. Pedraza’s promoter does believe that his fighter has numerous advantages over Davis as their 12-rou...Read More

Lou DiBella Willing To Pay Price For Boxing In New York - For Now

Lou DiBella Willing To Pay Price For Boxing In New York - For Now

By Jake Donovan - Promoters and willing boxers continue to feel the effects of outrageous insurance policy requirements in order to stage a boxing or MMA show in the state of New York. Even in finally...Read More

Weights From Philadelphia: Farmer 129.1, Zenunaj 128.9

PHILADELPHIA--Super featherweight contender Tevin "American Idol" Farmer is set to put an exclamation point on a breakout 2016 campaign. The resurgent Philly-proud boxer will fight for the fourth time...Read More