Mexico’s pound-for-pound ring king Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will be looking to add to his WBA, WBC and WBO super-middleweight belts as he takes on American IBF champ tonight in a much-anticipated unification showdown. Read on for your full guide to getting a Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant live stream and watch the title fight online from anywhere.
A win for Canelo would mark the first time a single fighter will have held all four belts in the 168lbs division at the same time. But while the Mexican is a strong favorite to complete that historic feat, Plant has an unbeaten record and a glowing reputation of his own to maintain following his impressive win over Caleb Truax in January.
We've got all the info on how to live stream Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant no matter where you are in the world with our guide below. And if you happen to be outside of the country and can't access your preferred domestic boxing broadcaster, you can always use a VPN to bypass those geo-restrictions (opens in new tab).
What time can I live stream Canelo vs Caleb Plant?
Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise, Nevada on Saturday, November 6.
The main card started at 9pm ET / 6pm PT / 1am GMT / 12pm AEDT, with the headline act set to begin after 12am ET / 9pm PT / 4am GMT / 3pm AEDT.
How to live stream Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant if you're abroad
If you're out of the country for the this weekend's big fight, you can still get access to a live stream - simply use the best VPN around to avoid geo-restrictions.
With most domestic broadcasters locking streaming services to their country, you may hit a wall when it comes to accessing DAZN when overseas. However, by getting yourself a handy streaming VPN, you can hop onto a server within the US or UK (or anywhere else for that matter depending on where your online content is geo-restricted to), and this will switch your IP address to make it appear as if you're browsing right from the comfort of your own home.
ExpressVPN is our pick of VPN providers (opens in new tab) - With its consistent high speeds, and wealth of security features, alongside its ability to unlock geo-restricted content, you can live stream this event with ExpressVPN.
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Where can I live stream Canelo vs Caleb Plant in the UK
In the UK, BT Sport Box Office (opens in new tab) has exclusive live broadcast rights to this big boxing showdown, with the broadcaster charging £19.95 for the pay-per-view event. Customers will also be able to watch the fight via their computer, mobile phone, tablet, console or TV streaming device.
BT's coverage of Canelo and Caleb Plant starts at 1am GMT, with the bill's main event's fighters not expected to start their ring walks until after 4am GMT.
As well as via BT TV, Sky or Virgin, you can watch the boxing online, on the BT Sport Box Office app on iOS and Android, or via Chromecast and Airplay.
How to watch a Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant live stream in the US
Those looking to stream this huge unification bout in the US will need to lay out $79.99 on the pay-per-view event via Showtime and Sling TV (opens in new tab).
The good news is that Sling is offering a month of its streaming service for FREE (opens in new tab), when you buy the PPV. Choose from either of its Orange or Blue package (usually priced at $35) which also gives you 30+ premium cable channels for the next 30 days, with the service available on a wide selection of devices via dedicated apps for iOS, Android, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Roku, and Xbox One.
The main card starts for US viewers at 9pm ET / 6pm PT, with Canelo and Caleb Plant set to make their ring walks at around 12am ET / 9pm PT.
How to live stream Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant around the world
Australian fight fans will be able to watch this super middleweight clash via via Foxtel or Kayo Sports Main Event (opens in new tab).
The event cost $59.95 and is set to begin Down Under at midday AEDT on Sunday afternoon, with Canelo and Plant set to make their ring walks at approximately 3pm AEDT.
Dedicated online sports network DAZN (opens in new tab) has the rights to show the Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant showdown in a number of regions including New Zealand
Coverage for Kiwi's is set to start with the main card at 2pm NZDT on Sunday, with a DAZN subscription can be had for a bargain initial price of just $2.99 a month (opens in new tab).
How to use a VPN to unblock any restrictions
If you're outside of your preferred broadcaster's boundaries, you can use a VPN to unblock any geo-restrictions and live stream Canelo vs Caleb Plant as if you were right at home. Here's our step-by-step guide on how to do just that.
- VPN - standing for virtual private network - offers security and anomality as you browse online, using set protocols to encrypt your data and make it unreadable to outsiders.
- As a part of that, you can also switch your IP address, which identifies your location.
- Most VPNs offer a list of locations where its servers are based to join. Connecting to them switches your IP to appear as if you're browsing from that country/city. In turn, you can then access content locked to that country.
- When it comes to finding a VPN, you should make sure you find the best one that's suitable for your chosen device, with VPN providers offering compatibility for a ton of devices, including VPN for Mac, VPN for Android smartphones, an iPad VPN, and even a range of fairly nifty free VPNs.
- Once you've made the decision for the most suitable VPN for your device and your means for using a VPN, sign-up and install it.
- To live stream the Canelo Alvarez vs Caleb Plant, all you need to do is select a UK server from its list of available servers and connect. You'll then be able to hop over those geo-restrictions with DAZN opening its online gates to you.
- We also want to ensure your money is well spent, so we would recommend going for a VPN that offers a risk free trial. ExpressVPN is one of many providers that has a 30-day money back guarantee (opens in new tab).
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