As this week’s heavyweight championship fight between undefeated Deontay Wilder and undefeated Tyson Fury approaches, Cal sits down with his old pal to try to figure out the outcome. As they get into the intricacies of the bout, they find out they disagree, which precipitates a friendly wager. This episode gives you a good look at the unique backstories of the fighters, and also examines why so many of us love boxing so deeply. If you’re a fan of the sport, this episode is for you. If not, this podcast may make you curious.
In this episode, Dan sits down with boxing promoter and all-around character, Lou DiBella. DiBella talks about the rise of Regis Prograis, what happened with the Joshua-Wilder negotiations and some of his fondest boxing memories -- including making Gatti-Ward, back room meetings with Bob Arum and his tumultuous time promoting Bernard Hopkins. Plus, a Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse preview...enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Mia St. John sits down with famed promoter and CEO of DiBella Entertainment, Lou DiBella. Lou candidly talks mental health, his bouts with depression, the suicide of his brother, his mother's battle with bipolar disorder, and the changes needed in boxing.
Lou DiBella is on twitter @loudibella and DiBella Entertainment at www.dbe1.com
Mia St. John is on twitter and instagram @MiaStJohnBoxer. For more information on Mia or her foundation "El Saber es Poder - Knowledge is Power" visit www.MiaStJohnFoundation.org
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