Canelo vs Plant: Live Stream, Start Time & How to Watch on BT Sport

The highly anticipated super middleweight fight between Canelo Alvarez & Caleb Plant is here; find out how you can watch it on BT Sport.

By George Mills Published: 5 November 2021 - 3.33pm
Boxing

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez

Caleb Plant

Undisputed supremacy of the super-middleweight division awaits the winner of this blockbuster showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant, exclusively live on BT Sport Box Office HD.

Pound-for-pound king Canelo will put his WBA, WBC and WBO world titles on the line in pursuit of Plant's IBF strap when the pair clash at the iconic MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Canelo vs Plant: Road to Undisputed

History awaits the winner of this unmissable clash between Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant with all four super-middleweight belts on the line exclusively live on BT Sport Box Office on Saturday 6 November. Book your seat now.

On a blistering run through the super-middleweight landscape, Canelo will be looking to pick up his fourth win inside a year when he takes on the undefeated "Sweethands" Plant.

But Plant, the 29-year-old Tennessee native, should not be written off ahead of the biggest fight of his career having already got under the skin of his imposing rival during a feisty face off at the end of September.

Who will see their hand raised to become the undisputed super-middleweight king? BT Sport Box Office is the only place to find out. Here's all you need to know to order this unmissable pay-per-view event.

Canelo beating Billy Joe Saunders
Canelo defeated Britain's Billy Joe Saunders last time out

Canelo vs Plant date: when is the fight?

The date set for Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant is Saturday 6 November with all the action taking place at the iconic MGM Grand Arena in downtown Las Vegas, USA.

Canelo vs Plant: UK start time

Live coverage of Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant begins at midnight on the evening of Saturday 6 November on BT Sport Box Office, swiftly following a cracking bill of fights from Birmingham.

The nature of live boxing means that ring walks are sometimes difficult to predict but Canelo and Plant are expected to make their ringwalks at around 4am.

How much does the fight cost in the UK?

Canelo vs Plant costs £19.95 in the UK on BT Sport Box Office.

How much does the fight cost in Ireland?

Canelo vs Plant is priced at €29.99 in the Republic of Ireland on BT Sport Box Office.

Caleb Plant with a cut under his eye
Plant suffered a cut after coming to blows with Canelo during September's press conference

How to watch Canelo vs Plant

How to watch the fight on BT TV

BT TV customers can use their remote control to buy Canelo vs Plant.

Simply press the ‘BT Player’ button then ‘Buy Now’ on the event, which will be shown on channel 494.

Can I watch the fight on Sky?

Yes. BT Sport customers on Sky or any Sky customer who bought any of our previous BT Sport Box Office events can use their remote control to buy Canelo vs Plant.

Sky customers who are new to BT Sport Box Office can register to buy Canelo vs Plant at bt.com/sportboxoffice.

The event will be shown on channel 494.

How to live stream the fight

Anyone who wants to stream Canelo vs Plant can simply visit bt.com/sportboxoffice to purchase the event and then watch either on the website link provided or via the BT Sport Box Office app.

EE, Three and O2 customers watching online or via the app can choose to add the payment to their mobile bill.

The event is also fully compatible with Google Chromecast and Apple Airplay.

Can I watch the fight on Virgin TV?

Yes. Virgin TV customers will be able to press ‘On Demand’ and then ‘Live Events’ on their remote control to order Canelo vs Plant.

Can I watch in the Republic of Ireland?

Yes. Customers in the Republic of Ireland will be able to purchase BT Sport Box Office via Sky at sky.com/boxoffice/btsport.

What if I couldn’t watch the fight live?

Don’t worry. If you missed Canelo vs Plant, repeats will begin on Sunday 7 November from 10am on BT Sport Box Office HD.

Who's on the undercard?

Saul 'Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant - WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO and The Ring super-middleweight title fight

Andre Dirrell vs Marcos Hernandez - Super middleweight

Rey Vargas vs Leonardo Baez - Super bantamweight

Elvis Rodriguez vs Juan Pablo Romero - Super lightweight