David Benavidez (right) beats Caleb Plant. [Source: Bad left hook]
The ‘Mexican Monster’, David Benavidez is still the undefeated Interim WBC Super Middleweight world champion.
This is after he beat American Caleb Plant in a unanimous points decision today at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
The three judges scored 115-113, 116-112 and 117-111 all in favour of Benavidez.
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The Mexican now advanced himself as the mandatory challenger to Canelo Alvarez’s Super middleweight champion status.
Benavidez was more accurate with his punches and left Plant with a bruised face.
Plant was bleeding from his head and face, which didn’t shun his charm in the ring.
However, it wasn’t an easy fight for Benavidez today.