By Lito delos Reyes
DAVAO CITY – “Magic” Mike Plania, who recently won against American Joshua Greer Jr. will arrive tomorrow July 9 from Cebu in General Santos City via Manila.
Plania arrived from Miami, Florida in Cebu two days ago and stayed at the Waterfront Hotek for a quarantine.
“Nakuha na niya ang swab test today (July 8),” said Plania’s manager JC Manangquil.
The 23-year Plania will stay at their house at Mabuhay Subdivision in Gensan.
He will discuss with Manangquil his next plan upon his arrival.
Plania pulled off the upset via two huge knockdowns to beat Greer by a majority decision at The Bubble, MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Plania first knockdown Greer in the first round. Plania, who used his vicious lead left hand down again Greer in the 6th round.
Plania, who improved his record to 24 wins 12 knockouts against one loss was the first Filipino who had participated in a sporting event since the lockdown because of the Covid-19.