broadcast start time:
US - Sat 9:00pm EST / UK - N/A
Current rankings @ Super Middleweight
When is Plant vs Dirrell?
Caleb Plant is set to fight Anthony Dirrell on Saturday 15th October 2022 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit will be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
This fight will appear on the undercard of Deontay Wilder's and Robert Helenius' clash for the WBC World Heavyweight championship. Also, on the undercard will be Gary Antonio Russell's and Emmanuel Rodriguez's contest and Frank Sanchez's and Carlos Negron's bout.
Plant vs Dirrell stats
Caleb Plant steps into the ring with a record of 21 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Anthony Dirrell will make his way to the ring with a record of 34 wins, 2 loses and 2 draws, with 25 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Dirrell has advantage in power over Plant, with a 74% knock out percentage over Plant's 57%.
Caleb Plant is the younger man by 7 years, at 30 years old.
Dirrell has a height advantage of 1 inch over Plant. Despite this, both fighters have equal reach.
Both Caleb Plant & Anthony Dirrell fight out of an orthodox stance.
Plant is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 16 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 9 year and 3 months later than Dirrell, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 42 less professional rounds, 133 to Dirrell's 175.
Caleb Plant goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 2 by the WBC, 8 by the WBO, 3 by the IBF and 2 by the RING at super middleweight.
Anthony Dirrell is currently ranked number 4 by the WBA, 4 by the WBC, 11 by the IBF and 3 by the RING in the 168lb division.
Plant vs Dirrell form
Plant has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he lost to Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 6th November 2021 by knockout in the 11th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight, WBA Super World Super Middleweight, IBF World Super Middleweight and WBO World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Caleb Truax on 30th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Shrine Exposition Center, Los Angeles.
Going into that contest, he had beat Vincent Feigenbutz on 15th February 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Bridgestone Arena, Tennessee.
Before that, he had won against Mike Lee on 20th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
He had beat Jose Uzcategui on 13th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.
Dirrell has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Mark Anthony Hernandez on 6th November 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round at MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had drawn with Kyrone Davis on 27th February 2021 by split draw in their 12 round contest in their WBC World Super Middleweight eliminator fight at Shrine Exposition Center, California.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by David Benavidez on 28th September 2019 by knockout in the 9th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.
Before that, he had defeated Avni Yildirim on 23rd February 2019 by technical decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
He had won against Abraham Han on 28th April 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas.
In terms of recent activity, Caleb Plant has been fighting more than Anthony Dirrell.
Caleb Plant last fought 10 months and 26 days ago, while Anthony Dirrell's last outing was 10 months and 26 days ago.
Plant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 48 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.6 rounds on average.
Dirrell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 4 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 19 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.
What time does Plant vs Dirrell start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 PM EST / 7:00 PM PST at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, United States, which is around 3:00 AM BST in the UK.
Who is showing Plant vs Dirrell?
Plant vs Dirrell will be broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US.
How do you stream Plant vs Dirrell?
In the US you can stream Plant vs Dirrell via Fite.tv on a PPV basis. Once purchased, you can watch on your Smart TV, Phone or Desktop PC, and they have apps available on Roku, Xbox, Chromecast and Apple TV.
The whole event costs $29.99.
What are the odds on Plant vs Dirrell?
Caleb Plant is currently 1/12 (-1200) to win the fight outright, while you can get 6/1 (+600) on Anthony Dirrell if you fancy the massive upset.
Plant vs Dirrell US streams
You can stream Plant vs Dirrell via Fite.tv on a PPV basis. Once purchased, you can watch on your Smart TV, Phone or Desktop PC, and they have apps available on Roku, Xbox, Chromecast and Apple TV.
Where can I get Tickets for Plant vs Dirrell
You can buy Wilder vs Helenius tickets on the resale market for this fight from TicketNetwork. Tickets are exchanging hands from $88 - $1973.
StubHub also has resell tickets available from . Tickets are currently under limited availability or sold out.
Finally, SeatGeek also have tickets available from $95 - $9153.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
|Caleb Plant - Decision||100%|
Based on 1 Prediction