Caleb Plant Warns Canelo Alvarez, Asks Him to Come Up With Everything He’s Got

Published 09/21/2021, 8:00 AM EDT
NASHVILLE, TN – FEBRUARY 14: Caleb Sweethands Plant poses on stage during weigh-ins on February 14, 2020 in Nashville, Tennessee. Caleb Plant will defend his super middleweight title against Vincent Feigenbutz of Germany Saturday February 15th at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)


On November 6, two of the best super-middleweights, Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant, will finally lock horns to settle the debate on one ultimate king of their weight class. This tussle was in talks for a while and the proceedings of this bout even fell through a few weeks back. However, as both Alvarez and Plant’s teams got in touch to iron out all the possibilities, this bout is on.

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This is one of the most important fights for both the pugilists. Hence, from training to trash-talking, they are looking to do whatever they can to have the edge ahead of the fight.

Recently, the IBF champ shared a message for his Mexican rival while he was in a conversation with Fight Hub TV. Plant said, “I’m coming too, so if he’s coming he needs to make sure he’s coming with everything he’s got because I promise you that I am.”

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Hence, Plant is leaving no stones unturned in his preparations for this fight. Canelo isn’t known for verbally assaulting his opponents, but ‘Sweethands’ will take him to deep waters with his words in the buildup to the fight.

Until now, the p4p star has hammered every opponent he’s faced at this weight class. Hence, he’s just one step away from making history and becoming the first-ever undisputed 168-pound champion.

Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant – A fight for the ages

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Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant are expected to go all out against each other in their fine 12-round showdown. That said, the boxing fraternity can expect the two to show up to the arena in tip-top shape on November 6.

Given what’s up for grabs, and Alvarez’s form, plus Plant’s unbeaten streak and trainer, this fight could become a fight for the ages. Hence, this contest has every ability to go down in the history books.

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It’ll be intriguing to see how both these men turn up and put on a show in this bout. What do you draw off Plant’s comments?

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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