Boxing’s consensus No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter, Mexican superstar, and unified WBA/WBC/WBO Super Middleweight World Champion Canelo Álvarez will face undefeated IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb “Sweethands” Plant in a historic showdown on Saturday, November 6.
Boxing fans will be delighted to see the fight between the pair finally happen. There had been worries the bout would not take place after the original September date was canceled after a contractual disagreement. Alvarez versus Plant will be live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, meaning UK spectators can expect another late night.
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Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant: Date, UK Start Time, Ring Walks, Card, Live Stream, Odds, Tickets, Stats, And Everything You Need To Know
Super-middleweight world champion Canelo Alvarez is set to defend his WBC, WBA, and WBO titles against Caleb Plant.
Plant will also have his IBF crown on the line, with the two men looking to become the first-ever undisputed world champion at 168 pounds.
The Mexican Alvarez will be looking to go one step further than boxing great Joe Calzaghe, who also held 3 titles in the weight class.
Canelo vs Plant Fight Date
The fight has been confirmed for Saturday 6th November 2021 and will be taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Canelo vs Plant UK Start Time
As the fight is happening in the US, fans watching in the UK can expect Alvarez vs Plant to start around 5 am on Sunday morning.
It will be shown live on FOX PPV in the US, and BT Sport Box Office will be carrying the PPV event in the United Kingdom.
Canelo vs Plant Fight Card
Here is the latest on who will be fighting on the card:
- Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant
- Andre Dirrell vs. Marcos Hernandez
- Rey Vargas vs. Leonardo Baez
- Elvis Rodríguez vs. Juan Pablo Romero
What happened at the Canelo vs Plant press conference?
As the build-up to the fight increased, there was a crazy press conference between Canelo and Plant recently.
In short, Canelo gave Plant a cut to his face when things turned sour and a brawl emerged.
The pair exchanged words back and forth as they came face-to-face on stage and that is the moment things got really heated.
It looked like Plant took things too far with what he was saying, and Canelo reacted by shoving the American boxer.
Plant then took his turn to respond by swinging his fists at the Mexican, who dodged the punch with perfect timing.
As he does so perfectly in the ring, Canelo countered with a punch of his own, which left Plant with damage under his eye.
- Alvarez enters the fight with a 56-1-2 record, with 38 of those wins coming via KO
- Plant enters the contest with a 21-0-0 record, with 12 of those wins coming via KO
- Canelo is currently the favourite to win the contest at 1/10.
- Plant, the clear underdog for the bout, has been priced at 11/2 to win against Canelo.
- The odds for an unlikely draw currently stand at 25/1.
It has not been confirmed where the Canelo vs Plant fight will be streamed; however, it is very likely to be available on DAZN. The DAZN streaming service is available for £7.99 per month and was launched in the UK at the start of the year. Check link above for Canelo vs Plant ppv boxing free live streaming on Hesgoal TV.