The Filipino defeated Joshua Greer by majority decision and is encouraged to look to the future with ambition.
He MGM Grand Las Vegas He lived his third evening since the return of activity due to the pandemic and, although he continued in the line of battles with no titles at stake, there was an outstanding result.
It’s about the triumph of Mike Plania, who surprised the American Joshua Greer in failure by majority decision to accommodate as one of the future contenders in the bantamweight.
The 23-year-old Filipino twice sent his rival to the canvas and won 96-92, 94-94 and 97-91. Thus, he improved his brand to 24 wins (12 on fast track) and 1 loss.
The only defeat recorded by the Asian occurred in March 2019, when he succumbed to the Dominican Juan Carlos Payano by unanimous failure in Hollywood.
In this way, Plania looks forward to a category in which the undefeated Japanese Naoya Inoue is the holder in two of the organizations (FIB and AMB).
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