Summer 2021
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest
@ Super Middleweight
21-0-0
24-0-0

Belts on The Line

IBF World Super Middleweight

The tape

29
Age
24
6' 1" / 185 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
74" / 188 cm
Reach
76" / 193 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12TKO 10TKO 3UD 12UD 12
Form
TKO 11TKO 10KO 9TKO 2UD 12
21
Wins
24
12
By KO
21
57
KO%
88
0
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2014
Debut
2013
122
Pro rounds
108

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

2
The Ring
1
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
1
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
6

Caleb Plant vs David Benavidez preview

When is Plant vs Benavidez?

Caleb Plant could square off against David Benavidez in Summer 2021 in the United States.

The fight would take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which means the weight limit would be 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

Plant vs Benavidez stats

Caleb Plant would step into the ring with an undefeated record of 21 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 12 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

David Benavidez would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 24 wins and 0 draws, with 21 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Benavidez would have a massive power advantage over Plant, boosting at 88% knock out percentage over Plant's 57%.

Caleb Plant is the older man by 5 years, at 29 years old.

Benavidez has 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Caleb Plant & David Benavidez fight out of an orthodox stance.

Plant's experience as a professional fighter is currently relatively equal to Benavidez's, having had 3 less fights, and made his debut in 2014, 8 months later than Benavidez, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 14 more professional rounds, 122 to Benavidez's 108.

Caleb Plant goes into the fight ranked number 2 by the RING at super middleweight.

David Benavidez is currently ranked number 1 by the WBC, 6 by the IBF and 1 by the RING in the 168lb division.

Plant vs Benavidez form

Plant remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he 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, United States.

Previous to that, he had won against 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.

Going into that contest, 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.

Before that, he had defeated Jose Uzcategui on 13th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.

He had won against Rogelio Medina on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas.

Benavidez remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Ronald Ellis on 13th March 2021 by technical knockout in the 11th round at Mohegan Sun Casino, Connecticut, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Roamer Alexis Angulo on 15th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 10th round in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Mohegan Sun Arena, Connecticut.

Going into that contest, he had beat Anthony Dirrell 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 won against J’Leon Love on 16th March 2019 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at AT&T Stadium, Texas.

Hehad beat Ronald Gavril on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight championship fight at Las Vegas, Nevada.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, David Benavidez has been fighting more than Caleb Plant.

Caleb Plant last fought 8 months and 19 days ago, while David Benavidez's last outing was 7 months and 6 days ago.

Plant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.

Benavidez's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 25 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Plant vs Benavidez?

David Benavidez is currently (+100) to win the bout outright, while you can get (+100) on Caleb Plant if you fancy the incredible upset.

Caleb Plant vs David Benavidez news

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