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#Carl Frampton

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Frampton finally lands shot to become first ever three-weight world champion from these shores
# Chance At History
# Chance At History

Frampton finally lands shot to become first ever three-weight world champion from these shores

Jan 12th 2021, 6:56 PM 6,265 Views 5 Comments

‘There is nobody stopping me from becoming the island of Ireland’s only ever three-weight world champ,’ said the Belfast sporting icon.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Ex-world champion Frampton settles legal dispute with former manager McGuigan
# Boxing
# Boxing

Ex-world champion Frampton settles legal dispute with former manager McGuigan

Nov 12th 2020, 1:43 PM 30,131 Views 12 Comments

Both parties have welcomed the terms of the confidential settlement.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Herring sets up Frampton fight after win by DQ over Oquendo
# Boxing
# Boxing

Herring sets up Frampton fight after win by DQ over Oquendo

Sep 6th 2020, 10:21 AM 4,135 Views 0 Comments

Oquendo was disqualified due to a clash of heads that hampered Herring’s vision.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Frampton and Conlan advertise world title claims with York Hall stoppages
# Saturday Night's Alright...
# Saturday Night's Alright...

Frampton and Conlan advertise world title claims with York Hall stoppages

Aug 16th 2020, 12:08 AM 13,714 Views 7 Comments

Frampton stopped Darren Traynor in the seventh, while Conlan stopped Sofiane Takoucht in final round.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 23 July, 2020

‘If you offered me €500m or Olympic Gold, I’d tell you to keep your money’
# Destiny's Child
# Destiny's Child

‘If you offered me €500m or Olympic Gold, I’d tell you to keep your money’

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:00 PM 9,510 Views 3 Comments

The Tokyo Olympics were supposed to open tomorrow but instead of parading around Japan’s National Stadium, medal prospect Michaela Walsh will be running north Belfast’s roads.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Carl Frampton doubts June title fight will go ahead
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Carl Frampton doubts June title fight will go ahead

Mar 21st 2020, 9:23 AM 2,499 Views 2 Comments

The 33-year-old has been training on his own at home.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Frampton drops unbeaten McCreary twice en route to wide points win
# Return Of The Jackal
# Return Of The Jackal

Frampton drops unbeaten McCreary twice en route to wide points win

Dec 1st 2019, 9:03 AM 9,902 Views 1 Comment

WBO super-featherweight champ Jamel Herring could be next for the Jackal.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Frampton and Conlan set to share Christmas bill with pound-for-pound star in New York
# Belfast's Finest
# Belfast's Finest

Frampton and Conlan set to share Christmas bill with pound-for-pound star in New York

Aug 21st 2019, 12:42 PM 7,907 Views 5 Comments

The Tiger’s Bay and Falls Road natives are pencilled in to prop up a Terence Crawford title defence at Madison Square Garden.

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Carl Frampton withdraws from Dominguez bout after freak injury breaks hand
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Carl Frampton withdraws from Dominguez bout after freak injury breaks hand

Aug 6th 2019, 8:40 AM 21,394 Views 19 Comments

He was set to face Emmanuel Dominguez on Saturday in Philadelphia.

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms

Jul 2nd 2019, 4:09 PM 3,265 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast boxer travels Stateside to face the Mexican on 10 August.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Frampton says he had to rely on physical strength to hold his own with Katie Taylor in sparring
# Brutal Honesty
# Brutal Honesty

Frampton says he had to rely on physical strength to hold his own with Katie Taylor in sparring

May 30th 2019, 7:40 AM 36,940 Views 14 Comments

‘To potentially become undisputed champion inside 15 fights is an amazing achievement no matter how you break it down.’

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Frampton to headline in Boston before potential winter world-title shot
# One Last Push
# One Last Push

Frampton to headline in Boston before potential winter world-title shot

May 14th 2019, 4:52 PM 4,342 Views 1 Comment

‘The Jackal’ will headline in Beantown with a view to sealing a showdown with Top Rank stablemate Oscar Valdez.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Warrington's relentless onslaught inflicts defeat on Frampton in Manchester
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Warrington's relentless onslaught inflicts defeat on Frampton in Manchester

Dec 22nd 2018, 11:37 PM 15,518 Views 9 Comments

The Englishman recorded a unanimous points decision victory to extend his winning run to 28 fights.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Carl Frampton v Josh Warrington world title fight confirmed for 22 December
# The Jackal
# The Jackal

Carl Frampton v Josh Warrington world title fight confirmed for 22 December

Sep 15th 2018, 11:19 AM 4,363 Views 5 Comments

Josh Warrington puts his undefeated pro record and his IBF belt on the line against Frampton.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Carl Frampton earns first stoppage in over three years as he fulfils Windsor Park dream
# Frampton's On Fire
# Frampton's On Fire

Carl Frampton earns first stoppage in over three years as he fulfils Windsor Park dream

Aug 18th 2018, 11:44 PM 23,627 Views 18 Comments

Carl Frampton is set to face Josh Warrington for the IBF world title after stopping the previously undefeated Luke Jackson in Belfast.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Santa Cruz wins rematch to hold onto WBA featherweight title, Crawford stops Horn
# Review
# Review

Santa Cruz wins rematch to hold onto WBA featherweight title, Crawford stops Horn

Jun 10th 2018, 10:40 AM 5,005 Views 0 Comments

The Mexican fighter improved to 34-1-1 with 19 career knockouts by winning on all three judges scorecards.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 22 April, 2018

'Valdez would have no problem going to Belfast': Arum keen for Frampton world title scrap
# Get Him Over
# Get Him Over

'Valdez would have no problem going to Belfast': Arum keen for Frampton world title scrap

Apr 22nd 2018, 6:50 AM 4,472 Views 3 Comments

Bob Arum says Oscar Valdez wants to defend his world title against Carl Frampton.

Fabulous Frampton survives hairy 11th to see off 'dangerous motherf*****r' Donaire
# Nearly There
# Nearly There

Fabulous Frampton survives hairy 11th to see off 'dangerous motherf*****r' Donaire

Apr 22nd 2018, 12:31 AM 10,244 Views 9 Comments

Carl Frampton admitted he was “definitely hurt” in the 11th round, but out-fought the future Hall-of-Famer in Belfast.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Interim world title now on the line when Carl Frampton takes on Nonito Donaire
# Interim Belt
# Interim Belt

Interim world title now on the line when Carl Frampton takes on Nonito Donaire

Mar 22nd 2018, 9:34 AM 2,815 Views 5 Comments

The fight takes place in Belfast on 21 April.

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Frampton scoffs at Khan's presser histrionics as pair prepare for TV ratings clash
# Glass Half Full
# Glass Half Full

Frampton scoffs at Khan's presser histrionics as pair prepare for TV ratings clash

Jan 30th 2018, 5:07 PM 6,105 Views 3 Comments

Khan threw a glass of water over his opponent, Phil Lo Greco, at today’s press conference, and ‘The Jackal’ wasn’t impressed.

# carl-frampton - Friday 26 January, 2018

Olympian Joyce and three fellow unbeaten Irish prospects added to stacked Frampton bill
# Belfast Batings
# Belfast Batings

Olympian Joyce and three fellow unbeaten Irish prospects added to stacked Frampton bill

Jan 26th 2018, 3:14 PM 2,561 Views 0 Comments

David Oliver Joyce, Lewis Crocker, Steven Ward and Tyrone McCullagh join a host of Irish fighters on the undercard to Frampton-Donaire.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Selby confirms Belfast trip to face rival Frampton awaits if he sees off Warrington
# Simmering Nicely
# Simmering Nicely

Selby confirms Belfast trip to face rival Frampton awaits if he sees off Warrington

Jan 24th 2018, 1:36 PM 2,006 Views 1 Comment

Lee Selby will visit ‘The Jackal’s Den’ this summer should all go to plan for he and Frampton in the next few months.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Carl Frampton's war of words with Nonito Donaire heats up as fighters exchange...songs?
# Psychological Warfare
# Psychological Warfare

Carl Frampton's war of words with Nonito Donaire heats up as fighters exchange...songs?

Jan 20th 2018, 3:27 PM 5,287 Views 2 Comments

Thankfully, just when things threatened to turn nasty, cruiserweight Tommy McCarthy was on hand to intervene.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Frampton admits to 'a wee bit of fear factor' as he gears up for make-or-break clash with Donaire
# Testing His Whiskers
# Testing His Whiskers

Frampton admits to 'a wee bit of fear factor' as he gears up for make-or-break clash with Donaire

Jan 17th 2018, 4:21 PM 2,668 Views 0 Comments

Carl Frampton says his upcoming scrap with Nonito Donaire will prove there’s still plenty left in the tank.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Warren miffed that Khan's comeback on Sky will clash with Frampton-Donaire on BT
# Pointless
# Pointless

Warren miffed that Khan's comeback on Sky will clash with Frampton-Donaire on BT

Jan 13th 2018, 3:46 PM 5,256 Views 3 Comments

Khan and Frampton will return to the ring at the same time on rival channels and under rival promoters.

# carl-frampton - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'One of us might never fight for a world title again': Frampton return confirmed for 21 April
# Make Or Break
# Make Or Break

'One of us might never fight for a world title again': Frampton return confirmed for 21 April

Jan 9th 2018, 1:57 PM 5,135 Views 1 Comment

Carl Frampton knows defeat against Nonito Donaire would likely spell the end of his time at world level.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg close to sealing fight for WBO World featherweight title
# Firefight
# Firefight

Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg close to sealing fight for WBO World featherweight title

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:54 AM 2,246 Views 0 Comments

Carl Frampton will be an interested observer in March.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Carl Frampton to face former four-weight world champion on home soil next year

Carl Frampton to face former four-weight world champion on home soil next year

Dec 21st 2017, 7:55 PM 12,450 Views 14 Comments

35-year-old Nonito Donaire has been named as ‘The Jackal’s’ next opponent.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 9 December, 2017

'People might think I'm talking out of my arse, but if Rigondeaux wins, I'll absolutely fight him'
# Love And War
# Love And War

'People might think I'm talking out of my arse, but if Rigondeaux wins, I'll absolutely fight him'

Dec 9th 2017, 10:00 AM 22,330 Views 12 Comments

Carl Frampton talks to The42 about waging war with ‘big lump’ Garcia, Santa Cruz sliding into his DMs and fights with Lomachenko and Rigondeaux.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'I went out there not expecting a lot, but it was worse than anything I could ever have imagined'
# Fighting For Survival
# Fighting For Survival

'I went out there not expecting a lot, but it was worse than anything I could ever have imagined'

Dec 6th 2017, 9:00 AM 35,602 Views 14 Comments

Carl Frampton says he’ll never forget some of the poverty he witnessed first-hand during a Trócaire mission to Kenya.

# carl-frampton - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Carl Frampton to launch countersuit as solicitor confirms McGuigan will take legal action
# Statement
# Statement

Carl Frampton to launch countersuit as solicitor confirms McGuigan will take legal action

Nov 26th 2017, 9:25 PM 47,111 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast Boxer has released a statement.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal
# Perspective
# Perspective

Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal

Nov 23rd 2017, 4:35 PM 4,389 Views 1 Comment

The Belfast boxer will spend four days in the East African country just over a week after his 10-round war with Horacio Garcia.

# carl-frampton - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Frampton sees out enjoyable war with Garcia to return to winning ways in Belfast
# Return Of The Jackal
# Return Of The Jackal

Frampton sees out enjoyable war with Garcia to return to winning ways in Belfast

Nov 18th 2017, 11:49 PM 15,893 Views 17 Comments

Frampton earned a unanimous decision victory but endured some hairy moments versus a teak tough Mexican.

# carl-frampton - Friday 17 November, 2017

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer
# Close Calls
# Close Calls

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer

Nov 17th 2017, 9:14 PM 4,483 Views 2 Comments

The 4-0 pro boxer confirmed the news to The42 on Close Calls earlier today.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'Canelo is going to be ringside in Belfast, but he’ll be leaving disappointed'
# Three Amigos
# Three Amigos

'Canelo is going to be ringside in Belfast, but he’ll be leaving disappointed'

Nov 16th 2017, 3:46 PM 5,861 Views 1 Comment

Old friends Carl Frampton, Jamie Conlan and Paddy Barnes star on a bumper world title bill in their home city this Saturday.

# carl-frampton - Friday 13 October, 2017

Santa Cruz and Mares both want Frampton as soon as they're finished with each other
# Still Got It
# Still Got It

Santa Cruz and Mares both want Frampton as soon as they're finished with each other

Oct 13th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,077 Views 1 Comment

Leo Santa Cruz wants a rubber match with Carl Frampton in 2018, but rival Abner Mares also wants a bite of The Jackal.

# carl-frampton - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'I've got two kids and a missus. I don't want problems after boxing' - Frampton cuts sparring in half
# Thinking Of His Future
# Thinking Of His Future

'I've got two kids and a missus. I don't want problems after boxing' - Frampton cuts sparring in half

Oct 12th 2017, 9:03 AM 7,369 Views 2 Comments

The former two-weight world champion is hoping to avoid brain damage when he eventually retires.

# carl-frampton - Friday 6 October, 2017

Paddy Barnes cruises to fourth win, confirms he'll fight unbeaten Spanish champ in November
# Momentum
# Momentum

Paddy Barnes cruises to fourth win, confirms he'll fight unbeaten Spanish champ in November

Oct 6th 2017, 8:57 PM 4,580 Views 0 Comments

It was easy in Edinburgh as the Belfast native got the better of Peruvian Juan Hinostroza.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Carl Frampton to face Mexico's Horacio Garcia in Belfast comeback
# Return
# Return

Carl Frampton to face Mexico's Horacio Garcia in Belfast comeback

Oct 4th 2017, 11:34 AM 2,714 Views 2 Comments

Garcia sports a record of 33-3-1 (24KOs), and has never been stopped.

# carl-frampton - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Tyrone's European champ joins Frampton in announcing split from McGuigans
# Dynamite
# Dynamite

Tyrone's European champ joins Frampton in announcing split from McGuigans

Sep 27th 2017, 6:18 PM 6,406 Views 3 Comments

‘After a recent meeting it was clear that our time has come to an end as a team,’ said Conrad Cummings.

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