Lou DiBella

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Name: Lou DiBella
Birth Name: Louis John DiBella
Hometown: Manhattan, New York, USA
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Matchmaker: Record
Promoter: Record

Biography

Louis John DiBella, Jr. (born 17 May 1960 in Brooklyn, New York) is a boxing promoter. Fighters promoted in the past include Jermain Taylor and Bernard Hopkins, both world champions. Also Paul Malignaggi, a former junior welterweight champion.

DiBella was head of programming for HBO Sports before starting his own promotional firm, DiBella Entertainment. He also owns the San Francisco Giants affiliate, the Richmond Flying Squirrels. Has promoted Sergio Gabriel Martinez, Ike Quartey, Andre Berto, Zsolt Erdei, Glen Johnson, Jose Pedraza and Andy Lee among others.

DiBella was Inducted into the New York State Boxing Hall of Fame in 2014.