In this page, you will find a list of 45 quotes from Lou DiBella, from different articles. We analyzed 34 articles in which Lou DiBella has been quoted in topics like Deontay Wilder and Barclays Center. Lou DiBella’s most recent quote is: “The 154-pound division is very hot right now, and Jermell Charlo is one of the best and most exciting fighters in the weight class. Charlo making the first defense of his WBC world title against a worthy challenger like Charles Hatley is a terrific addition to this card on April 22, at Barclays Center, televised by SHOWTIME. It's also fun to have Hatley's promoter Don King around. Only in America!”. To see more examples Lou DiBella’s views and opinions, check out the section below.
The show must go on, as they say, and Deontay Wilder still plans to put on a show for New York City. Considering Stiverne's status as mandatory challenger, he was always going to be a roadblock in Deontay's quest for heavyweight unification. Now it'[...]
The 154-pound division is very hot right now, and Jermell Charlo is one of the best and most exciting fighters in the weight class. Charlo making the first defense of his WBC world title against a worthy challenger like Charles Hatley is a terrific [...]
In a welterweight division that is filled with talent and marquis matchups, Berto vs. Porter is another elimination bout on the road to crowning the king of the division. Berto and Porter are two established, offensive minded professionals who under[...]
Avtandil Khurtsidze is one of the most exciting fighters in the world and has gone overlooked by the boxing establishment for too long. That will change after he beats Tommy Langford and is able to hoist a championship. Don't let age fool you. Khurt[...]
"Izu is a big, physically imposing, strong heavyweight who, while virtually unknown here, has developed a reputation abroad,". "In his first fight on American soil, he will take on a legitimate heavyweight contender and world title challenger in Dom[...]
"It was a lot of work,". "I trained for 35 hours a week to dance for 1 minute 15 seconds on the show. Dancing was more work than boxing,". "People laugh when I say that because they think I'm joking, but it was as much work as training camp. One of [...]
"Fonfara vs. Dawson is the definition of a crossroads fight,". "Former world champion Chad Dawson needs a signature win to reignite his career. Fonfara is coming off a shocking knockout loss. Fonfara should have the support of New York's strong Poli[...]
"Erickson Lubin is one of the hottest prospects in boxing; many consider him to be the top young prospect in the game,". "On March 4, he will be tested in front of a national television audience against Jorge Cota in a title elimination bout. If 'Ha[...]
"Gerald Washington, one of the highest rated American heavyweights, is a huge man and a physical specimen. A U.S. Navy veteran, Washington is a tremendous athlete who played football at USC and was on the practice squads of both the Seattle Seahawks[...]
"In this case, losing an opponent has resulted in a much better matchup for fight fans,"
"As a promoter and as a fan, I can't wait for the Harrison-Hurd title elimination fight,"
"Tony Harrison and Jarrett Hurd are two of the hardest hitting, most exciting young contenders in the super welterweight division. Fans can expect fireworks when they clash in Birmingham. The heavyweight fight between Breazeale and undefeated Izuagb[...]
"I applaud him for everything he's accomplished in his career. But most of his accomplishments were at 140lbs not 147lbs and that's why he's stepping up trying to make a statement. The only problem is your boy Keith 'One Time' Thurman got this. One [...]
"We are thrilled that Deontay's two surgeries went so well and that he rehabbed like the champ he is,"
"As a result, he will be able to fight on February 25, in another defense of his WBC Heavyweight Championship against rugged Polish contender Andrzej Wawrzyk. We are not looking past Wawrzyk, but we believe we will find out that Deontay is back to f[...]
"It is exciting to have rising star Errol Spence headlining the inaugural boxing event held on August 21 at the new Ford Amphitheater at the historic Coney Island Boardwalk,". "Spence is one of the most gifted young fighters in all of boxing and is [...]
You don't get in the ring when you're standing there as a man with two fists and the other guy's got a weapon in his fists. I think it's a real problem.
There must be zero tolerance for performance enhancing drugs.
"It's one thing when a guy's using PEDs and he's hitting a baseball, it's another thing when a guy's taking PEDs and getting into the ring to hit somebody in the head with his fists. Chris made reference to the failed marijuana test and I'm not advo[...]
"I think there should zero tolerance for performance enhancing drugs and national standards for this country and across the board where drug testing is enforced and cheaters are punished severely,"
"It's an incredible problem, it's a huge problem. It's a problem that's all over the world,"
"Despite the short lead time to Wilder vs. Arreola, I am happy to report that VADA is in place as the anti-doping agency in accordance with the WBC Clean Boxing Program,". "VADA is a preeminent and reliable service and its relationship with the WBC [...]
"Santa Cruz vs. Frampton is not only the best fight that can be made in the featherweight division, it truly is one of the most anticipated fights in all of boxing,". "Boxing fans can expect nonstop action in this can't-miss matchup of aggressive st[...]
"In the wake of Povetkin's positive PED test and the cancellation of that fight, we are happy that Deontay's next heavyweight title defense will be contested on July 16th and on such a great platform."
"We are thrilled that Deontay will be back in the ring quickly, in primetime on FOX, and at home in Alabama. Chris Arreola knows that this is his last opportunity for heavyweight glory and will likely come out throwing bombs from the opening bell. I[...]
"This SHOWTIME doubleheader is a can't-miss event,"
"Every effort was made to move forward with the remainder of this excellent card, despite the tight time frame,". "However, scheduling conflicts and other factors forced us to make the unfortunate decision to cancel the entire event. There are a nu[...]
"That it was one of the great knockout punches of another great fighter I've ever seen."
"Abner Mares and Fernando Montiel are both proud warriors,". "Both are coming off tough, competitive fights and both must win to once again realize championship dreams. This will be a throw down, entertaining battle.".
"Whatever the outcome (and I think I know it), Amir Khan is a man's man."
"Keith Thurman against Shawn Porter is one of the best matchups that can be made in the welterweight division right now and I am thrilled that it is taking place at Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville,". "The hard-punching world titleholder Thurman and[...]
"It should be an exciting night on Jan. 16 when the 'Bronze Bomber' defends his title, for the first time at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, against rugged brawler Artur Szpilka,". "Brash and outspoken, the Polish fighter looks to derail Deontay and be[...]
"This is a can't-miss, pick'em fight between two of the best middleweights in the world,". "This is truly the battle of Brooklyn, with both Danny and Peter possessing the power to create fireworks in an explosive night. SHOWTIME will truly be ending[...]
"Diaz is an Olympic gold medalist from the Dominican Republic with a fan-friendly style; he will bring that to the fight and I expect great action. In the opening bout, coming back from a hard-fought battle with James DeGale, Andre Dirrell returns t[...]
"Lamont Peterson is an elite fighter. He proved it in his disputed loss to Danny Garcia and will come back to face an undefeated Felix Diaz in what should be a great scrap,"
"Deontay Wilder is one of the brightest stars in boxing,". "September 26 will mark his third heavyweight championship fight of 2015 and the second defense of his title. It's great for boxing to have an American heavyweight champion make a defense in[...]
"Peter Quillin is coming off the toughest fight of his career. We are looking forward to him getting back in the ring, in anticipation of the long-awaited showdown with [WBA world champion] Daniel Jacobs later this year,"
"August 1 will mark Danny Garcia's first fight as a true welterweight,". "It'll take place at Barclays Center, in the backyard of Brooklyn's Paulie Malignaggi. This high quality PBC matchup on ESPN is a must-win situation for both fighters.".
"I am thrilled to be returning to Barclays Center for another terrific PBC event,"
"Amir Khan is hands down one of the biggest names in the sport. Coming off a huge win over Devon Alexander, Khan is on the short list to participate in a future mega fight. He must first get by the hometown fan favorite, Algieri. This is a fight th[...]
"This edition of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING is guaranteed to be action-packed,"
"I am thrilled to be promoting this PBC mega event at Barclays Center in my hometown of Brooklyn,". "Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson and Andy Lee defending his middleweight title against Peter Quillin are two of the very best bouts that can be made[...]
"This obviously is a shocking development no matter what the exact details are," "and it leads myself and his management [Al Haymon] to be more concerned with his well being, his mental health and his future than his boxing career."
"I'm prepared to become middleweight champion,". "Almost 10 years to the day I first visited Las Vegas to watch a heavyweight title fight and now here I am 10 years on fighting for the world middleweight championship.".
"We had a terrific crowd at the Showtime Boxing event on Saturday night, and it was made more special by the celebration of Micky Ward's 49th birthday,". "DiBella Entertainment was and always will be Micky's promoter. It was a great pleasure to cele[...]