Caleb Plant, super middle champion of the FIB, assured that he has all the tools to defeat Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez and do it convincingly.
“There is nothing specific, just go out and be myself,” he said. Plant about the plan that he would use before the Canelo in interview with SecondsOut. “I have all the necessary tools to raise my hand in that fight in a simpler way than everyone thinks. I feel like I’m the best super middleweight on the planet. “
Plant, who remains undefeated after 20 fights, will face next January 30 Caleb Truax in his third defense of the 168-pound title of the FIB. Canelo, meanwhile, will defend the super middle belts of the CMB and AMB against Avni Yildirim next February 27.
“Anyone at 168 pounds, I’m going to leave it behind me,” he insisted. Caleb. “Either Canelo Or any middleweight coming up, or anyone in the division right now. I feel like I’m the super middleweight that has the most to offer ”.
Saul Alvarez signed an agreement for two bouts with the promoter of Eddie Hearn, Matchroom. If everything goes according to the Mexican’s plans, next May he would face Billy joe saunders, monarch OMB, for the unification of the scepters.
“When I started boxing and went up in the rankings, that was my goal, to become the first undisputed super middleweight,” he said. Plant. “I know that Canelo has a pair of belts, Billy Joe (Saunders) It has one. I’m not sure if they are going to fight or what will happen. But that’s my goal, my plan is to be the undisputed champion. I’m going to stay in this division for a while and I’m not getting on anytime soon. My goal is to stay here (at 168 pounds) and make that happen. “