Greer Jr vs Plania Info
Mike Plania beat Joshua Greer Jr by majority decision in their 10 round contest on Tuesday 16th June 2020 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
The scorecards were announced as 92-96, 91-97, 94-94 in favor of winner Mike Plania.
The fight took place over rounds in the Super Bantamweight division, which meant the weight limit was 122 pounds (8.7 stone or 55.3 KG).
Greer Jr vs Plania stats
Joshua Greer Jr stepped into the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 1 draw, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Mike Plania made his way to the ring with a record of 23 wins, 1 loss and draws, with 12 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Greer Jr had a slight advantage in power over Plania, with a 55% knock out percentage over Plania's 52%.
Joshua Greer Jr was the older man by 3 years, at 26 years old.
Plania had a height advantage of 1 inch over Greer Jr. Despite this, he had 1-inch reach advantage.
Both Joshua Greer Jr & Mike Plania fought out of an orthodox stance.
Greer Jr's experience as a professional fighter was relatively equal to Plania's, having had the same amount of fights, and made his debut in 2015, 1 year and 1 month later than Plania, who’s first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 19 more professional rounds, 151 to Plania's 132.
Mike Plania was ranked number 10 by the WBA and 12 by the IBF in the 122lb division.
Greer Jr vs Plania form
Greer Jr had won 3 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Antonio Nieves on 26th October 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Nikolay Potapov on 13th July 2019 by majority decision in their 12 round contest at Prudential Center, New Jersey.
Going into that contest, he had beat Giovanni Escaner on 15th February 2019 by knockout in the 8th round at Grand Casino, Minnesota.
Greer Jr's last 3 fights had come over a period of 8 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 30 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time did Greer Jr vs Plania start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 12:00 am EST / 9:00 pm PST at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 5:00 am BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Greer Jr vs Plania?
Greer Jr vs Plania was broadcast on ESPN in the US.