Sechew Powell's Contact Purchased By Promoter Don King

By Ryan Burton has been advised that junior middleweight contender Sechew Powell's contract has been bought out by Don King Promotions. Powell had previously been promoted by Warriors Boxing.

Powell's advisor Greg Leon informed BoxingScene of the news and issued the following statement, "Don King is someone who I have a great deal of admiration and respect for. He is a boxing legend, DKP has been an institution in boxing for 40 years  and Sechew Powell looks forward to becoming the next boxer to capture a world title and million dollar purse under Don's prestigious banner."

Powell takes on IBF junior middleweight champion Cornelius "K9" Bundrage on June 25th in St Charles, MO.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by $Bullsfam$ on 06-04-2011

Yeah I give it 2 fights after Powell knocks K-9 the fukk out and then realizes King's been robbin' that nikkah of all his paper haha

Comment by BattleAxePurist on 06-04-2011

[QUOTE=IIG;10642185]Why? Powell will be the IBF champ on the 25th.[/QUOTE] So then he'll sit around inactive for a year lose his belt for not defending it and sue Don King for stalling his career whoever sold his contract to King…

Comment by IIG on 06-04-2011

[QUOTE=No Ceilings;10641532]Well that was a waste of money.[/QUOTE] Why? Powell will be the IBF champ on the 25th.

Comment by B.U.R.N.E.R on 06-03-2011

Well that was a waste of money.

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