Wednesday, March 2, 2022 – 19:21 WIB
VIVA – Shocking news came from Indonesian boxer Daud Jordan who was forced to cancel his duel against Panya Uthok at the World Siam Stadium, Bangkapi, Bangkok, Thailand, March 4, 2022, because he was detected positive for COVID-19.
This news was announced by MPRO International as the promoter through the official Instagram account, Wednesday, March 2, 2022. In this statement, Daud was declared positive for the corona virus upon arrival in Thailand.
“David Jordan’s appearance has been officially postponed from the main match after being detected positive for COVID-19 upon arrival in Thailand. Daud is in good condition and continuing the formal recovery process according to the rules in Thailand, accompanied by MPRO International,” said MPRO International’s statement.
Daud is scheduled to face Thailand’s Panya Uthok who is a substitute boxer for Hwang-Kil Kim who withdrew due to injury to defend his WBC Asian Boxing Council Silver super lightweight (63.5kg) title.
Even though Daud and Panya Uthok canceled their match, the MPRO Evolution Fight Series 2022 will continue as scheduled. The main party changed to the duel of Ongen Saknosiwi versus Rattakorn Tassaworn.
The duel will fight for the vacant WBC Asia Boxing Council Continental featherweight title (57.1kg). “The main match will feature a match between Ongen Saknosiwi versus Rattakorn Tassaworn and various other world-class stunning matches,” continued MPRO International.