Summer 2022
Potentially

in the United States

Potential contest
@ Super Middleweight
28-1-0
21-0-0

Belts on The Line

IBF World Super Middleweight

The tape

31
Age
29
6' 3" / 191 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
N/A
Reach
74" / 188 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

KO 2UD 12UD 12TKO 3KO 7
Form
UD 12TKO 10TKO 3UD 12UD 12
28
Wins
21
20
By KO
12
71
KO%
57
1
Losses
0
0
Stopped
0
0
Draws
0
2012
Debut
2014
148
Pro rounds
122

Current rankings @ Super Middleweight

-
The Ring
2
8
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
-
IBF
-

Callum Smith vs Caleb Plant preview

When is Smith vs Plant?

Callum Smith could square off against Caleb Plant in Summer 2022 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).

Smith vs Plant stats

Callum Smith would step into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 20 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Caleb Plant would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 21 wins and 0 draws, with 12 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Smith would have advantage in power over Plant, with a 71% knock out percentage over Plant's 57%.

Callum Smith is the older man by 2 years, at 31 years old.

Smith has a height advantage of 2 inches over Plant.

Both Callum Smith & Caleb Plant fight out of an orthodox stance.

Smith is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 8 more fights, and made his debut in 2012, 1 year and 5 months earlier than Plant, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He has fought 26 more professional rounds, 148 to Plant's 122.

Callum Smith goes into the fight ranked number 8 by the WBA at super middleweight.

Caleb Plant is currently ranked number 2 by the RING in the 168lb division.

Smith vs Plant form

Smith has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 3 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he won against Lenin Castillo on 25th September 2021 by knockout in the 2nd round at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, United Kingdom.

Previous to that, he had been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 19th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Super Middleweight and WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Alamodome, Texas, United States.

Going into that contest, he had won against John Ryder on 23rd November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Echo Arena, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had beat Hassan N’Dam on 1st June 2019 by technical knockout in the 3rd round in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.

He had defeated George Groves on 28th September 2018 by knockout in the 7th round in their WBA Super World Super Middleweight and The Ring Super Middleweight championship fight at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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

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

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Callum Smith has been fighting more than Caleb Plant.

Callum Smith last fought 29 days ago, while Caleb Plant's last outing was 8 months and 24 days ago.

Smith's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years and 26 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 7 months and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 36 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 7.2 rounds on average.

Plant's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 8 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Smith vs Plant?

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

Callum Smith vs Caleb Plant news

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