Caleb Plant
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Caleb Plant is an American professional boxer who was the previous IBF super middleweight champion. Read the full article to know his net worth, wife, salary, and height.

Plant’s journey of boxing started in the year 2014. His first fight in the ring against Travis Davidson was a thrilling one. He knocked out his opponent within 47 seconds. The American star continued his winning streak by being victorious in the next eight fights.

“Sweethands” has got a splendid professional boxing record. He fought a total of 22 fights and lost only one of them. Plant defeated José Uzcátegui who was the reigning IBF super-middleweight champion at that time. It was his 18th professional fight that he fought in the year 2018.

The American boxer lost his daughter in the year 2015. She was just 19 months old and was suffering from an unknown medical illness. Plant’s mother, who was also facing some mental health issues, was shot dead by a police officer in the year 2019.

Reports indicate that she pulled a knife on an officer. Despite enduring many tragedies in his personal life, he lifted himself with grace and courage.

The 29-year-old was unable to defend his IBF title for the fourth time. Plant’s fight with Canelo Alvarez was an exciting one. He lost his title to Alvarez through eleventh-round technical knockout and lost his IBF title. This defeat was also the first in his boxing career.

Caleb Plant’s details

Full NameCaleb Hunter Plant
NicknameSweethands
BornJuly 8, 1992

Ashland City, Tennessee, U.S.

Debut2014
Height185 cm
Weight78 kg
Age29
BirthplaceAshland City, Tennessee, U.S.
ReligionUnknown
NationalityAmerican
Net Worth$2 million
Marital StatusMarried
Father nameRichie Plant
Mother nameBeth Plant
Salary$10 million
Twitter Handle@SweetHandsPlant
Instagram Handle@calebplant

Age 

The plant is a 29-year-old boxer with plenty of opportunities ahead of him.

Caleb Plant’s Net worth and Salary

The Ashland City native has an estimated net worth of about $2 million. The plant has a salary of $10 million set for his upcoming fight. He also makes plenty of his earnings from various endorsement deals. Some of his current endorsements include SNAC Nutrition, Avianne Jewelers, and Shoe Palace.

Height

The American boxer stands at a decent height of 185 cm. His tall stature looks good in photos.

Wife

Plant tied the knot with Jordan Plant, who is a Fox Sports reporter. Jordan is also an able athlete who took part in the 100m hurdles competition. They got married in the year 2019 and have been happily living together since then.

Nickname

Caleb Plant is also known in the boxing world by the name of “Sweethands”.

Recent News about Caleb Plant

November 2021 came up with a great boxing fight for the fans. The boxing pound-for-pound champion Canelo Alvarez defeated Caleb Plant to win the undisputed super-middleweight title.  

Though it took him some time to beat the undefeated American boxer, he was happy after the destructive fight. 

Canelo Alvarez shared a touching conversation with Caleb Plant just moments after knocking him out in their fight last week. Before the fight, both contenders exchanged heated words. However, after the fight, it was all forgotten. Alvarez shared an emotional conversation between the two after knocking his opponent down. He told Plant that, “You are a good fighter.”

To which Plant reacted,

 “I’m sad.”

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