Canelo Alvarez vs. Caleb Plant.

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by VG_Addict, Jan 31, 2021.

  1. VG_Addict

    VG_Addict Obsessed with Boxing Full Member

    Jun 13, 2012
    After Plant's performance last night, who wins?
  2. Pakkuman

    Pakkuman I'm not hot. I'm just BIG. banned Full Member

    Jun 26, 2019
    Clenelo by massacre. Plant has no power, no extra gear, and no dog in him.
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  3. Reinhardt

    Reinhardt Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 4, 2016
    There's validity in what you say, Plant will give anyone trouble with his skills but I kinda think Clenelo will attack him and make him fight. Plant has to land something to get Alvarez's attention.
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  4. Oddone

    Oddone Bermane Stiverne’s life coach. Full Member

    Aug 18, 2019
    Canelo runs over him and curbstomps his head for good measure.
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  5. Lesion of Doom

    Lesion of Doom Well-Known Member Full Member

    Jan 21, 2015
    Last night was a poor audition by Plant. What's the theory that he wins? He confuses and outboxes Canelo? I mean maybe, but today's Canelo is a better stalker than he was in the past, and Plant appears to have no power or ability to step on the gas. I would not be excited for it. Too bad, because in the past I have loved 168. It's bad right now, tho.
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  6. Malph

    Malph Well-Known Member Full Member

    Mar 31, 2007
    He does not have the power to keep Canelo off of him.

    He will got brutality knocked out after looking ok for a few rounds. Think the Amir Kahn fight.
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  7. Jackman65

    Jackman65 No longer booted! Full Member

    Aug 31, 2019
    Plant is WAY bigger than Khan and is more unorthodox. I think he will give Canelo a better fight (seriously Khan should never been allowed to fight a guy as big as Canelo). Plant will probably win rounds but he seems to get confused when it comes time to step on the gas. Canelo’s good fortune with the judges aside, I could see him legitimately putting a beating on Plant’s body and taking him out late. Plant isn’t as bad as some people on this site would have you believe. He’s almost a really good fighter but the gaps in his game are hard to overlook. More troubling is he doesn’t seem to be improving. Canelo is still getting better, finding his power at 168 and adding to his boxing IQ. Plant seems to have fallen in love with his speed (like Khan did) and stagnating at his current level.
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    SOUTHERMOST Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 24, 2006
    Plant got the ability to survive 12 if he decides to fight and trade could be a short night don't have the power to keep Canelo off.
  9. JBoog89

    JBoog89 Member banned Full Member

    Jan 9, 2021
  10. RJJFan

    RJJFan Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Sep 5, 2010
    If Clenelo tren hard and eats clen, no can beat.
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  11. Eel87

    Eel87 Active Member Full Member

    Nov 10, 2014
    I like plants style but everytime I see him fight he's in against the same basic, high guard plodder which might be making him appear better than he is.
  12. Limerickbox

    Limerickbox Boxing Junkie Full Member

    Jul 18, 2015
    Canelo takes 4-5 rounds to figure him out, Plant looks good and flashy early, starts getting tagged more and more, before getting worn down and stopped 9-10th round.
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  13. NoNeck

    NoNeck Pugilist Specialist Full Member

    Apr 3, 2012
    Pretty much
  14. kirk

    kirk l l l Staff Member

    Jul 26, 2004
    I like Plants style and I used to think hed be the one to really trouble Canelo but at this point I just cant pick him.

    Canelo by UD or late stoppage.
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  15. Reppin501

    Reppin501 The People's Champ Full Member

    Apr 26, 2010
    Plant is a good fighter, Canelo is a great fighter, simple as that.
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