Caleb Plant

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Caleb Plant
Statistics
Real nameCaleb Hunter Plant
Nickname(s)Sweethands
Weight(s)Super middleweight
Height6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Reach74 in (188 cm)
NationalityAmerican
Born (1992-07-08) July 8, 1992 (age 26)
Ashland City, Tennessee, USA
StanceOrthodox
Boxing record
Total fights18
Wins18
Wins by KO10
Losses0

Caleb Hunter Plant is an American professional boxer who is the current IBF Super middleweight champion.

Amateur career[edit]

Caleb Plant took up boxing at the age of 12. He won the 2011 Golden Gloves in the light heavyweight division. Plant was an alternate for the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Professional career[edit]

Plant turned pro in May 2014, signing with manager Al Haymon. Plant won 8 of his first 9 fights by way of knockout. He would get a shot at a world title in his 18th fight when he fought Venezuelan boxer José Uzcátegui. In the fight he would drop Uzcátegui twice en route to a unanimous decision win.[1]

Professional boxing record[edit]

Professional record summary
18 fights 18 wins 0 losses
By knockout 10 0
By decision 8 0
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
18 Win 18–0 Venezuela José Uzcátegui UD 12 13 Jan 2019 United States Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles, California, U.S. Won IBF super middleweight title
17 Win 17–0 Mexico Rogelio Medina UD 12 17 Feb 2018 United States Don Haskins Center, El Paso, Texas, U.S.
16 Win 16–0 United States Andrew Hernandez UD 10 8 Sep 2017 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
15 Win 15–0 Ghana Thomas Awimbono UD 10 25 Feb 2017 United States Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
14 Win 14–0 Colombia Juan De Angel UD 10 23 Aug 2016 United States Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
13 Win 13–0 Colombia Carlos Galvan KO 4 (8), 1:24 3 Jun 2016 United States Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, Florida, U.S.
12 Win 12–0 Spain Adasat Rodriguez TKO 6 (8), 2:37 19 Jan 2016 United States Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
11 Win 11–0 United States Tyrone Brunson UD 8 31 Oct 2015 United States NRG Arena, Houston, Texas, U.S.
10 Win 10–0 United States Jamar Freeman UD 8 22 Sep 2015 United States Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
9 Win 9–0 Hungary Zoltan Sera TKO 1 (6), 2:19 15 Aug 2015 Canada Place Bell, Laval, Quebec, Canada
8 Win 8–0 Mexico Juan Carlos Rojas TKO 4 (6), 1:03 27 Jun 2015 United States Sands Casino Event Center, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, U.S.
7 Win 7–0 United States Jason Zabokrtsky TKO 1 (6), 1:49 29 May 2015 United States Stadium Holiday Inn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
6 Win 6–0 United States Daniel Henry TKO 1 (6), 2:29 6 Mar 2015 United States MGM Grand, Marquee Ballroom, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
5 Win 5–0 United States Daryl Gardner KO 1 (4), 1:35 5 Dec 2014 United States Harrah's Philadelphia, Chester, Pennsylvania, U.S.
4 Win 4–0 Mexico Jovan Ramirez KO 1 (4), 2:09 1 Nov 2014 United States UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
3 Wim 3–0 United States Brian True KO 3 (4), 2:55 25 Jul 2014 United States Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Indio, California, U.S.
2 Win 2–0 United States Mike Noriega UD 4 27 Jun 2014 United States Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.
1 Win 1–0 United States Travis Donaldson KO 1 (4), 0:47 10 May 2014 United States Galen Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Personal life[edit]

Plant's daughter, Alia Plant, suffered an unknown medical condition which caused seizures. Alia died at the age of 19 months after she caught a respiratory infection which developed to pneumonia.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Caleb Plant Drops, Decisions Jose Uzcategui To Win IBF Title". Boxingscene. Retrieved 2019-01-14.
  2. ^ "Girl suffering from unknown disorder dies". Wsmv.com. Retrieved 2017-10-02.

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Amateur boxing titles
Previous:
Robert Brant
Golden Gloves
light heavyweight champion

2011
Next:
Jerry Odom
World boxing titles
Preceded by
José Uzcátegui
IBF super middleweight champion
January 13, 2019 – present
Incumbent