Jan 13 2019
Sunday

Microsoft Theater, California, United States

12 rounds contest
@ Super Middleweight
28-2-0
UD 12

Score cards

  • 110-116
  • 110-116
  • 111-115
UD 12
17-0-0

Belts on The Line

IBF World Super Middleweight Championship

The tape

30
Age
29
6' 2" / 188 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
76.4" / 194 cm
Reach
74" / 188 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDRTDDQKORTD
Form
UDUDUDUDKO
28
Wins
17
23
By KO
10
82
KO%
59
2
Loses
0
0
Draws
0
2011
Debut
2014

Tape rankings @ Super Middleweight

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The Ring
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WBA
-
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WBC
-
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WBO
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IBF
2

Jose Uzcategui vs Caleb Plant report

Who won Uzcategui vs Plant?

Caleb Plant beat Jose Uzcategui by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Sunday 13th January 2019 at Microsoft Theater in California.

The scorecards were announced as 110-116, 110-116, 111-115 in favor of winner Caleb Plant.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

This contest was for the IBF super middleweight championship of the world.

Also, on the undercard Guillermo Rigondeaux was victorious over Giovanni Delgado and Brandon Figueroa beat Moises Flores.

Uzcategui vs Plant stats

Jose Uzcategui stepped into the ring with a record of 28 wins, 2 loses and 0 draws, 23 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.

Caleb Plant made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 17 wins and 0 draws, with 10 of those by knock out.

The stats suggested Uzcategui had a large advantage in power over Plant, boosting at 82% knock out percentage over Plant's 59%.

Jose Uzcategui was the older man by 1 year, at 30 years old.

Uzcategui had a height advantage of 1 inch over Plant. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Both Jose Uzcategui & Caleb Plant fought out of an orthodox stance.

Uzcategui was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 13 more fights, and made his debut in 2011, 3 years and 1 month earlier than Plant, whose first professional fight was in 2014. He had fought 14 more professional rounds, 136 to Plant's 122.

Caleb Plant was ranked number 2 by the IBF in the 168lb division.

Uzcategui vs Plant form

Uzcategui had beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight before this contest, he had lost to Caleb Plant on 13th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California, United States.

Previous to that, he had beat Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna on 28th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Oracle Arena, California.

Going into that contest, he had won against Andre Dirrell on 3rd March 2018 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Before that, he had been beaten by Andre Dirrell on 20th May 2017 by technical knockout in the 8th round in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill.

He had beat Fabiano Pena on 20th August 2016 by knockout in the 2nd round at La Cetto Vineyard, Valle de Guadalupe, Mexico.

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

In his last fight leading up to this contest, 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, United States.

Previous to that, 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.

Going into that contest, he had won against Jose Uzcategui on 13th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Super Middleweight championship fight at Microsoft Theater, California.

Before that, he had defeated Rogelio Medina on 17th February 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Don Haskins Convention Center, Texas.

Hehad beat Andrew Hernandez on 8th September 2017 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Nevada.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Caleb Plant had been fighting more than Jose Uzcategui.

Going to this contest, Jose Uzcategui had last fought 2 years, 9 months and 11 days ago, while Caleb Plant's last outing had been 1 year, 8 months and 9 days ago.

Uzcategui's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 2 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year and 13 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 40 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8 rounds on average.

Plant's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 16 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 9 months and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.

What time did Uzcategui vs Plant start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Microsoft Theater, California, United States, which was around 4:00 AM GMT in the UK.

Who broadcast Uzcategui vs Plant?

Uzcategui vs Plant was broadcast on Fox Sport 1 in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by ITV 4.

What were the odds on Uzcategui vs Plant?

Jose Uzcategui was a 57/100 (-175) favourite going into the contest, while Caleb Plant made his way into the ring at 69/50 (+138) with oddsmakers.

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