Banku won the bout by unanimous decision – 117-109, 119-100, 120-108.
The bout began on a high tempo, with Banku and Powers expertly trading punches in the first two rounds.
However, Banku took control of the bout from the third round, pummelling Powers throughout the remaining nine rounds.
Powers’ performance was so disappointing that fans took to social media to condemn him.
The hastag #BringBackPowers has been trending in this regard.
More to follow.