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Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith fight time, live stream, more for light heavyweight title bout

Artur Beterbiev and Callum Smith are set to face off in a light heavyweight bout on Saturday, January 13. We break down when the fight starts and how to watch the full card.

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Unified light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (19-0, 19 KOs) is set to defend his WBC, WBO, and IBF titles in a clash with Callum Smith (29-1, 21 KOs) this Saturday, January 13. The bout will take place at the Videotron Center in Quebec City, Canada.

How to watch Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith

ESPN+ has coverage of the unified light heavyweight bout starting with prelims at 5:30 p.m. ET. The main card will begin at 10 p.m. ET.

Ringwalks for Beterbiev-Smith are set for 11:15 p.m. ET., but can change depending on the length of the undercard.

The fight is going to be broadcast on ESPN+. Once you’ve got a valid login, you can watch the bout with WatchESPN or on the ESPN app.

Fighter history

Beterbiev has been a staple in the division, successfully knocking out every opponent since turning pro in 2013. The 38-year-old has held the IBF title since 2017, adding the WBC belt in 2019 and WBO championship in 2022. Anthony Yarde, Joe Smith Jr., and Oleksandr Gvozdyk are among a list of fighters who have lost to the renowned power puncher.

Smith has held the WBA super middleweight title and a number of European belts in his career. The 33-year-old is known for his 2020 bout against Canelo Alvarez, in which he lost by unanimous decision. Alvarez was the first fighter to outperform him and since that defeat, he has won back-to-back bouts by KO against domestic competition.

Fight odds

Beterbiev is the favorite with -450 betting odds to win and Smith is a +320 underdog. The favored method of victory is Betebiev by KO (-220), per DraftKings Sportsbook.

Full card for Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith

  • Main event: Artur Beterbiev vs. Callum Smith, 12 rounds, for Beterbiev’s WBC, WBO and IBF light heavyweight titles
  • Christian Mbilli vs. Rohan Murdock, 12 rounds, super middleweight
  • Title fight: Jason Moloney vs. Saul Sanchez, 12 rounds, for Moloney’s WBO bantamweight title
  • Imam Khataev vs. Rodolfo Gomez Jr., 10 rounds, light heavyweights
  • Christopher Guerrero vs. Sergio Garcia Herrera, 8 rounds, welterweights
  • Mehmet Unal vs. Dragan Lepei, 8 rounds, light heavyweights
  • Leila Beaudoin vs. Elizabeth Chavez Espinoza, 8 rounds, women’s junior lightweights
  • Moreno Fendero vs. Victor Hugo Flores, 4 rounds, super middleweights
  • Wilkens Mathieu vs. Jose Arias Alvarez, 4 rounds, super middleweights