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David Morrell vs Caleb Plant preview
When is Morrell vs Plant?
David Morrell could face the challenge of Caleb Plant in Autumn/Fall 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).
Morrell vs Plant stats
David Morrell would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 8 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Caleb Plant would make his way to the ring with a record of 22 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, with 13 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Morrell would have a large advantage in power over Plant, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Plant's 59%.
David Morrell is the younger man by 5 years, at 25 years old.
Morrell has 4-inch reach advantage.
David Morrell fights out of the southpaw stance, while Caleb Plant is an orthodox fighter.
Morrell is currently the less experienced professional fighter, having had 15 less fights, and made his debut in 2019, 5 year and 3 months later than Plant, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 103 less professional rounds, 39 to Plant's 142.
David Morrell goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the RING at super middleweight.
Caleb Plant is currently ranked number 1 by the WBA, 1 by the WBC, 2 by the WBO, 3 by the IBF and 2 by the RING in the 168lb division.
Morrell vs Plant form
Morrell remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 5 of his recent opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Aidos Yerbossynuly on 5th November 2022 by knockout in the 12th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Armory, Minneapolis, United States.
Previous to that, he had beat Kalvin Henderson on 4th June 2022 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota.
Going into that contest, he had won against Alantez Fox on 18th December 2021 by technical knockout in the 4th round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Armory, Minnesota.
Before that, he had beat Mario Abel Cazares on 27th June 2021 by knockout in the 1st round in their WBA World Super Middleweight championship fight at Minneapolis Armory, Minnesota.
He had defeated Mike Gavronski on 26th December 2020 by knockout in the 3rd round at Shrine Exposition Center, California.
Plant has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he won against Anthony Dirrell on 15th October 2022 by knockout in the 9th round at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, United States.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against Caleb Truax on 30th January 2021 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Shrine Exposition Center, Los Angeles.
Before that, he had defeated 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.
He had beat 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.
In terms of recent activity, David Morrell has been fighting more than Caleb Plant.
David Morrell last fought 4 months and 15 days ago, while Caleb Plant's last outing was 5 months and 5 days ago.
Morrell's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 2 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 11 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 24 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 4.8 rounds on average.
Plant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 8 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 45 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9 rounds on average.
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