February 26, 2013
Don King Productions won today the purse bid for the third fight between World Boxing Organization (WBO) Jr. Heavyweight champion Marco Huck and Interim champion Ola Afolabi with a $1.5 million offer.
“Don King won the purse bid with $1.5 million and will make the fight on May 25 in Germany”, WBO President Valcarcel, who conducted the purse bid in Miami, said.
Huck (32-5-1, 25 KOs) and Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs) have fought two times, winning Huck the first time by a close unanimous decision and the second time ended in a draw. Huck has 10 defenses of his title.