David Benavidez vs Caleb Plant
MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas , Nevada, United States
David Benavidez and Caleb Plant lock horns in the elite Super Middleweight at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. The two fighters are in top form, and there is no doubt that we expect a tough contest. However, the bookies have David Benavidez as the heavy favorite, while Plant will look to take on this tough challenge. We take a great look at the full preview and make carefully picked betting options available below.Claim Your Welcome Bonus!
David Benavidez - unstoppable force of pressure and power
David Benavidez's biggest win to date came in September 2017 when he defeated Ronald Gavril to become the youngest super middleweight champion in boxing history. His last three opponents provided a demonstration of this, with him conquering Ronald Ellis through knockout in 11 rounds afterwards, manifesting formidable strength and physical fitness. David Benavidez is a two-time WBC super middleweight champion with an impressive record of 26 wins and no losses, with 21 of his wins coming by way of knockout. Benavidez is famed for his iron will and explosive punches, plus his aptitude to handle rivals when fighting. David Benavidez suffered a setback in August 2020 when he was denied the WBC title following his positive drug test result. He has not actually lost in a boxing match, yet this was still damaging for Benavidez's career and cost him the whole title.
Caleb Plant - master of slick boxing and footwork finesse
Caleb Plant's best qualities as a boxer are his smooth technique and quick feet. He prefers to observe from a distance, using his footwork to dictate the pace of the battle. Even if his opponents close the gap, Plant is quick to respond with well-placed strikes. The combination of his technical proficiency and quick reflexes makes it nearly impossible to strike out. Caleb Plant's most memorable achievement occurred in 2019 when he triumphed over Jose Uzcategui, capturing the IBF super middleweight championship. Utilizing agility, efficient attack moves, and good decision-making about how to manage their distance apart and keep up momentum, Plant completely dominated the bout from start to finish a culmination that came after years of immense commitment and dedication on his part. Furthermore, his agility allows for a conformity of bodily movements that exudes elegance when stepping around the berth. Caleb Plant does not have the capability of delivering a fight-ending blow. Despite his considerable talent and flair, only 12 of his victories have resulted in knockouts. This can make it difficult for him to earn stoppage victories and could be a factor in his upcoming fight against David Benavidez, who is known for his impressive knockout power.
Expert Betting Tips
This fight promises to be a high-level chess match, with both fighters possessing different styles and skillsets. David Benavidez is a relentless pressure fighter who likes to come forward and throw a high volume of punches, while Caleb Plant is more of a counterpuncher who relies on his speed and footwork to control the distance and tempo of the fight. I believe that David Benavidez's size and power will give him an advantage in this fight. He will be able to use his reach advantage to keep Plant at bay and land his power shots from a distance. Benavidez won't be able to land clean punches on Plant because of how good Plant is at boxing, but I think Benavidez's constant pressure will eventually wear Plant down and force him to start a fight.