Plant vs Feigenbutz: Live coverage
Caleb Plant returns tonight to defend his IBF super middleweight title.
- Caleb Plant TKO-10 Vicent Feigenbutz (2:23)
- Abel Ramos TKO-10 Bryant Perrella (2:59)
- Diego Magdaleno UD-10 Austin Dulay (97-91, 96-92, 96-92)
Round By Round
Caleb Plant vs Vincent Feigenbutz
Round 1: Plant scores a jab to the body. Double jab comes from PLant that doesn’t make as much contact. Clean jab lands for Plant again upstairs. Double jab comes from plant again, then a third to the body. Now Plan tries a right hand to the body. Lead right hand doesn’t land clean. Right hand lands to the body again for Plant. Sharp jab scores again for Plant. Plant working his jab and landing it a pretty good rate. Feigenbutz misses on a jab to the body, the one upstairs. Plant 10-9.
Round 2: Feigenbutz tries a jab to the body but Plant comes back with a quick barrage of punches. Clean jab lands upstairs for Plant. Now Plant tries to add a right hand behind the jab but it falls a little short. Another sharp jab lands well for Plant. Combination comes from PLant and knocks Feigenbutz back into the ropes. Feigenbutz has taken some punishment and has felt the power of Plant. ore punches come from Plant and Feigenbutz just covers up. Plant is having his way. Plant 10-9, 20-18.
Round 3: Hard combination from Plant strafes Feigenbutz right away. Feigenbutz is clearly out of his depths in this fight and is getting lit up early. Plant pops a jab to the head and body and then looks for a right hand. Uppercut from plants gets in at the end of a combination. Plant jabs to the head and body again and then stuns Feigenbutz with a clean jab. Plant tries to follow it up with some more shots but Feigenbutz regains his footing. Double left hand lands clean for Plant at center ring. Plant 10-9.
Round 4: Plant comes out firing and strafes Feigenbutz with several more shots. Plant showboating a little now because he’s having such an easy time in there. Two more left hands come from Plant, who can get off at will. Plant ducks two shots from Feigenbutz. Plant sticks a right hand at the end of a three punch combination. Plant touching up Feigenbutz and basically toying with him. Easy work for Plant. Plant 10-9, 40-36.
Round 5: Plant lands down to the body and brings the jab back upstairs whenever he wants. Plant is winning this fight with his jab alone. Right hand lands down to the body for Plant, who then turns his left hand into an uppercut. Feigenbutz charges forward with a few punches but Plant evades them pretty easily. Plant goes back down to the body with a couple sharp punches. Right hand lead comes from Plant but Feigenbutz blocks that one pretty well. Plant 10-9.
Round 6: Feigenbutz presses forward but misses on a jab. Plant lands two down to the body before dodging a counter from Feigenbutz. Right hand lands to the body for Feigenbutz, who throws a number of punches which is his best moment of the fight. Plant jabs to the head and body again. RIght hand lead comes from Plant. Now Plant lands a sharp jab that snaps Feigenbutz’s head back. Now Feigenbutz lands his own jab. Combination comes from Plant again, who then lands a check left hook. Plant 10-9, 60-54.
Round 7: Plant takes the lead and goes to the head and back down to the body with his jab. Left lands to the body for Feigenbutz. Feigenbutz presses forward and walks right into a couple clean punches from Plant. Feigenbutz lands a left hook to the body. Feigenbutz tries to find a way in but ends up in a clinch. Now Feigenbutz walks into four punches from Plant, then a couple of clean jabs to the head. Plant 10-9.
Round 8: Three left hands come from Plant right away. Jab lands to the body for Plant. Counter left lands for Plant. Feigenbutz leaps in with a couple punches and makes some contact. Now Plant fires a few shots back and makes some good contact. Two more punches land clean for Plant. Jab to the body lands for Feigenbutz. Now Plant lands a sharp jab to the head. Clean jab lands for Plant again, then again, then again. Five punches come from Plant in quick succession. Feigenbutz partially lands a left hook on the inside. Plant 10-9, 80-72.
Round 9: Plant comes out with a vicious attack that rattles Feigenbutz’s head. Feigenbutz takes the punches and tries to press forward but walks into a jab. Clean left hand counter lands for Plant, then a left hook. Plant lands another jab upstairs. Jab lands for Plant again. Four more punches come from Plant and Feigenbutz is starting to look a mess. Feigenbutz is bleeding from a couple places on his face it seems and might have a broken nose. Four straight left hands come from Plant. Left hook lands clean to the body for Plant on the inside. Plant 10-9.
Round 10: Right hand lands for Plant right away. Plant tries to follow it up with a few more punches and lands down to the body. Three left hands come from Plant to the head and body. Another left lands to the body for Plant. Feigenbutz throws a right hand on the inside. Hard uppercut lands clean for Plant and Feigenbutz has been taking a real beating in this fight. Jab lands for Plant. Left uppercut lands for Plant again. Flurry comes from Plant and Feigenbutz tries his best to return fire but he takes more punches and the referee steps in as he’s seen enough. Plant TKO-10.
Bryant Perrella Abel Ramos
Round 1: Perrella comes out and measures with a few jabs and then sticks a stiff one down to the body. Another jab lands to the body for Perrella. Ramos catches a couple jabs but gets backed into a corner as Perrella partially lands a right hook. Jab lands upstairs for Perrella but he falls short on the straight left hand that followed. Ramos misses badly on a wide right hook. Right hook lands to the body for Perrella. Clean left hand lands well for Perrella upstairs. Perrella 10-9.
Round 2: Perrella pops a couple jabs and then pivots at center ring. Ramos misses on a lead right hand. Jab gets in for Perrella at range. Ramos is starting to come forward now and walks onto a jab and left hand from Perrella. Perrella lands a right hook to the body. Perrella takes a step back and misses on a left hand to the body. Two jabs land upstairs for Perrella. Straight left hand makes contact for Perrella. Ramos just misses on a right hand upstairs. Perrella 10-9, 20-18.
Round 3: Two sweeping hooks come from Ramos but mostly catch Perrella’s glove. Counter left hand lands to the body for Perrella. Perrella works Ramos while leaning against him along the ropes. Jab lands to the body for Perrella now. Perrella continues to work the jab effective from the outside and keeping Ramos out of effective range. Hard shot from Perrella has Ramos on the ropes taking shots. Right hook lands to the body for Perrella. Home run hook misses for Ramos. Ramos misses on a left hook as he steps forward. Clean jab lands well for Perrella. Perrella 10-9.
Round 4: Ramos comes out stalking but walking onto more straight shots from Perrella. Right uppercut lands to the body for Perrella. Ramos misses on a right hook to the body. Clean jab lands for Ramos upstairs. Double jab comes from Perrella. Now Perrella lands a counter jab over the top. Ramos has been having a tough go of it trying to close the distance. Uppercut lands for Perrella with Ramon on the ropes. Hard left hand from Perrella stuns Ramos who immediately ties up! Right hook lands to the body for Perrella. Straight left hand lands for Perrella. Ramos lands a right hand. Perrella 10-9, 40-36.
Round 5: Perrella comes out measuring with the jab as Ramos tries to desperately get on the inside and work both hands. Straight right to the body partially lands for Ramos. Now Perrella lands a left to the body followed by a clean jab to the head. Lead left hook doesn’t land for Ramos. Uppercu from Ramos misses. Perrella tries a lead right hook and land trades jabs with Ramos. Short left uppercut and right hand lands for Ramos. Jab from Perrella makes some contact. Ramos 10-9.
Round 6: Perrella works his long jabs and then sticks one to the body. Jab from Perrella lands upstairs this time. Clean left hand gets in for Perrella. Perrella jabs to the body and then sticks a straight left upstairs. Combination comes from Perrella and puts Ramos on the ropes. Sharp jab lands upstairs for Perrella. Jab lands for Perrella again, then a left hand. Counter left hand lands for Perrella yet again as Ramos comes forward. Another combination comes from Perrella and makes good contact on Ramos. Clean jab lands again for Perrella and snaps Ramos’ head back. Straight left hand lands for Perrella but Ramos lands a right hand at the same time. Perrella 10-9, 59-55.
Round 7: Ramos lands two shots right away and gets Perrella immediately looking to create distanceB with his jab. A couple of good body shots land for Ramos. Both fighters trade at close range and both land some punches. Right hand lands to the body for Ramos. Double right hand lands for Perrella. Two body shots land for Perrella this time. Perrella throws a few long shots but none of them land clean. Right hook lands to the body for Perrella. Ramos 10-9.
Round 8: Straight right lands to the body for Ramos but he takes one in return from Perrella. Perrella throws a couple shots and then turns Ramos at center ring. Clean jab lands for Perrella but his punches are starting to look pretty weak. Left uppercut lands on the inside for Perrella. Perrella lands a nice short shot. Now Ramos throws a quick flurry but it doesn’t do much damage. Another short uppercut lands for Perrella. Quick flurry comes from Perrella at the bell. Perrella 10-9, 78-74.
Round 9: Ramos comes out aggressive looking to get on the inside but he exchanges with Perrella once he gets there and eats a shot. Right hook lands for Perrella as Ramos steps in. Three arm punches come from Perrella who then resets and throws a few more. Clean jab lands upstairs for Perrella. Lead left hook doesn’t land clean for Ramos. Perrella works both sides of Ramos’ body with hooks. Now Ramos gets in a jab but can’t follow it up. Ramos gets in a body shot during a break but it’s not enough to win the round for me. Perrella 10-9.
Round 10: Ramos stalking and misses on a right hand to the body. Big left ook misses for Ramos. Ramos gets warned for a body shot landing below the belt. Jab lands upstairs for Perrella, then a straight left to the body moments later. Straight left lands for Perrella. Ramos is on the ropes and tries to wrestle his way off. Left uppercut lands well for Perrella. Ramos lands a left hook. Perrella ladns three quick punches at center ring and Ramos still wants to come forward. MONSTER UPPERCUT LANDS FOR RAMOS AND PUTS PERRELLA DOWN! Perrella gets up and wants to continue and there’s only 10 second left in the fight. Perrella gets knocked down again with a right hand! Perrella gets up and wants to continue and the referee waves off the fight with basically no time left in the fight! That’s a harsh stoppage, one I certainly don’t like. Wow. Ramos TKO-10.
Austin Dulay vs Diego Magdaleno
Round 1: Magdaleno misses on a jab upstairs. Now Dulay falls short on a jab of his own. Magdaleno feints downstairs and then tries to lead with a right hook. Dulay misses on a check right hook. Magdaleno leads with a left hand that gets blocked but lands a right to the body. Dulay goes down to the body with a left hand. Magdaleno fires back a combination and lands one or two. Dulay can’t find the range on a big left hand. I’m going to edge it to Magdaleno. Magdaleno 10-9.
Round 2: Magdaleno throws a few punches as Dulay covers up. Counter body shot lands for Magdaleno. Dulay falls short on a couple of jabs at center ring. Hard left to the body from Dulay grazes Magdaleno. Now Dulay lands a stiff left hand across the chin. Jab lands for Dulay this time. Counter left hand lands for Dulay and Magdaleno looks like his right eye is marked. Now Magdaleno lands a jab but misses on the follow up left hand. Check hook lands for Dulay. Now both fighters trade and land with Dulay landing the final shots of the round. Dulay 10-9, 19-19.
Round 3: Magdaleno starts with an ineffective flurry. Both fighters exchange and Dulay looks like he got the better of it. Two clean body shots land for Magdaleno. Shot from Magdaleno strays low and the referee warns Magdaleno. Combination comes from Magdaleno but Dulay defends it pretty easily. Counter left hand shot lands for Dulay. Dulay tries to turn the left into an uppercut but doesn’t land that one as clean. Left lands to the body and the head for Dulay at the bell. Dulay 10-9.
Round 4: Jab partially lands for Magdaleno but Dulay lands a counter in return. Clean body shots land for Magdaleno. Magdaleno misses on a right hand. Magdaleno comes forward behind another lengthy combination and lands a good hook usptairs. Magdaleno lands another couple punches starting down to the body and bringing it upstairs. Two more body shots land for Magdaleno, who then charges forward with a follow up flurry. Clean left hand lands for Magdaleno. Magdaleno 10-9, 38-38.
Round 5: Jab from Magdaleno falls short. Now Magdaleno lands a jab to the body. Dulay tries to time a big left hand but can’t quite land it. Three punches come from Magdaleno as he maybe lands one. Jab lands to the chest of Dulay. Jab lands upstairs for Magdaleno. Another combination comes from Magdaleno while Dulay gets on one counter. Right hook lands on the inside for Magdaleno once he gets Dulay on the ropes. Overhand left lands for Dulay and Magdaleno gets in a body shot that lands low and Dulay rolls on that matt. The referee gives Magdaleno a stern warning and says he’ll take a point if he does it again. Magdaleno 10-9.
Round 6: Both fighters trade some jabs at center ring. Counter left hand gets in for Dulay. Magdaleno misses on a couple shots aimed at the body. Check hook makes partial contact for Dulay. Left hook lands to the body for Magdaleno. Two more land to the body for Magdaleno with Dulay on the ropes. Magdaleno fires a few punches and Dulay lands a nice left hand counter. Magdaleno continues to throw and outwork Dulay. Four more punches come from Magdaleno. Dulay on the ropes and tries to counter. Close round. I’m going to slightly edge it to Magdaleno for setting the pace. Magdaleno 10-9, 58-56.
Round 7: Hard right hook lands to the body for Magdaleno. Dulay lands a left hand in between Magdaleno’s punches. Magdaleno lands a right hand counter. Several more punches come from Magdaleno and a body shot lands and puts Dulay down, though he trie to make it seem like it was a low blow. Dulay is bouncing around the ring and a left hook puts Dulay again — this one is ruled a low blow! Referee giving Dulay some time to recover. Magdaleno gets docked a point for the shot. More body shots land and Dulay is grimacing badly. Magdaleno continues to work the body, even flirting with more low blows but mixing in some clean ones as well. Now Magdaleno starts firing off upstairs and Dulay is getting tagged because he has no more legs. Dulay tries to sit down on a big left hand counter. Magdaleno 9-8.
Round 8: Magdaleno misses on two jabs to the head and the gets a counter from Dulay. Two body shots land for Magdaleno. Several more punches come from Magdaleno and Dulay isn’t working much because he’s had it taken out of him. Jab lands clean for Magdaleno upstairs. Straight left lands to the body for Magdaleno, who continues to work both hands at a furious pace. Combination comes from Magdaleno but it doesn’t land clean. Right hook lands upstairs for Magdaleno this time. Left hand from Dulay makes partial contact. Magdaleno 10-9, 77-73.
Round 9: Jabs comes from Magdaleno but he walks into a left hand counter. Hard jab and body shot lands well for Magdaleno this time, followed by a right hand to the body. Counter left lands to the body for Magdaleno. Now Magdaleno lands a lead left hand upstairs, then two more. Dulay is getting tagged pretty easy now as he doesn’t have the legs or reflexes. Two more shots land for Magdaleno and Dulay backs off. Three punches come from Dulay and he lands one. Both fighters trade jabs at center ring. Counter uppercut misses for Dulay. Magdaleno throws a flurry and backs Dulay to a corner but ends up in a clinch. Magdaleno 10-9.
Round 10: Magdaleno comes out on the attack and lands a clean one. Magdaleno works Dulay some more with a couple punches. Dulay misses on a lead right hook. Chopping left hand lands for Magdaleno. Both fighters trade shots at center ring again. Left hand lands for Dulay now over the top. Now onw-two lands for Magdaleno. Dulay gets touched down to the body once more then lands an uppercut. Stiff jab lands for Dulay. Two more body shots come from Magdaleno and hurt Dulay who complains they were low. Dulay fires back and both fires trade to the bell. Magdaleno 10-9, 97-91.
Tonight at 8 pm ET on FOX from Nashville, Tennessee, IBF super middleweight titleholder Caleb Plant returns to face mandatory challenger Vincent Feigenbutz in the main event of a PBC tripleheader.
Wil Esco will be on the round-by-round call for all three fights this evening.
Plant, 27, won the belt 13 months ago from Jose Uzcategui, and made a ridiculously easy defense last July against Mike Lee. Feigenbutz, 24, has been a pro since he was a teenager, and the hard-hitting German is looking to score what would be a very big upset as he takes on Plant in the champ’s backyard.
The welterweight co-feature will see Bryant Perrella and Abel Ramos look to hang around in the 147-pound mix, while lightweight prospect Austin Dulay, another Nashville native, faces veteran Diego Magdaleno in the opener.
Main Card (FOX, 8:00 pm ET)
- Caleb Plant (19-0, 11 KO) vs Vincent Feigenbutz (31-2, 28 KO), super middleweights, 12 rounds
- Bryant Perrella (17-2, 14 KO) vs Abel Ramos (25-3-2, 19 KO), welterweights, 10 rounds
- Austin Dulay (13-1, 10 KO) vs Diego Magdaleno (31-3, 13 KO), lightweights, 10 rounds