Featherweight Boxing Newswire

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  1. Frank Warren: Frampton Left 122 With Rigondeaux ClashRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Boxing Scene

    Once again, the biggest fight of the weekend has been secured for BoxNation subscribers and the fact that this week's tasty offering involves an unbeaten Brit only adds to the flavour. I am sure everyone is looking forward to seeing The Jackal, Carl Frampton, step up in class to take on the stylish Californian-based Mexican Leo Santa Cruz in New York a city where Belfast boy Frampton is sure to enjoy a strong support.

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  2. Carl Frampton ready to deliver on the biggest night of his careerRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Carl Frampton knows that Saturday is the night that he has to deliver in the biggest fight of his career.

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  3. Frampton: I'm taking Leo's titleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Carl Frampton has vowed to prove he is the best featherweight in the world by beating Leo Santa Cruz and becoming WBA champion in New York on Saturday night. The Jackal has stepped up from super-bantamweight to meet undefeated California-based Mexican Santa Cruz as he bids to become a two-weight world champion.

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  4. Carl Frampton ready to shock against Leo Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    Coverage: Listen live on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC Radio Ulster, with commentary repeated on Radio 5 live sports extra from 06:00 BST. Carl Frampton says "people will be in for a shock" when he fights champion Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title on Saturday.

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  5. Morales: Carl Frampton poised for Leo Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    It should be fun finding out when Santa Cruz defends his featherweight title Saturday against Frampton at Barclays Center in Brooklyn . The talk from Frampton during this promotion has been spirited.

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  6. Carl Frampton expects benefits from stepping up in weightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    Carl Frampton has revealed the extent of the benefits he expects to feel from stepping up in weight to fight Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday. The Northern Irishman bids to become a two-weight world champion when he challenges Mexican-American WBA featherweight title holder Santa Cruz at the Barclays Centre in New York.

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  7. New York's Irish treat Carl Frampton as their own, not L.A.'s Leo Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Leo Santa Cruz celebrates after a fifth-round TKO of Kiko Martinez at Honda Center on Feb. 27. Leo Santa Cruz's wish to venture outside his comfort zone of Southern California for a big fight was met with throaty resistance Friday. A massive throng of Irishmen supporting Santa Cruz's Saturday opponent, Carl Frampton, at the weigh-in adds an interesting wrinkle to the Showtime-televised World Boxing Assn.

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  8. Carl Frampton wants to establish himself as one of the greatest...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    To roaring and singing by hundreds of Irish fans at the weigh in, Carl Frampton scaled a quarter of a pound lighter than world featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz. The Jackal weighed 125 1/4 lbs as he moved up a division for the toughest fight of his career Belfast's former super bantamweight champion is bidding to become Northern Ireland's first two-division title holder.

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  9. Carl Frampton looks to win title in second weight classRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABC News

    Thirty-one years ago, June 8, 1985 to be exact, Irish hero Barry McGuigan ended the seven-year featherweight title reign of fellow Hall of Famer Eusebio Pedroza by winning a 15-round decision, the greatest triumph of his career. That was nearly two years before Carl Frampton was born.

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  10. Carl Frampton bullish after New York weigh-inRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BBC News

    Coverage: Listen live on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC Radio Ulster, with commentary repeated on Radio 5 live sports extra from 06:00 BST. Carl Frampton believes victory over Leo Santa Cruz can make him a superstar after both fighters make the weight for their New York showdown.

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  11. Frampton To Santa Cruz: I'll Be The Bigger Man on Fight NightRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Carl Frampton insists that size won't be a factor when he faces Mexican world champion Leo Santa Cruz this Saturday night. The Belfast boxing ace faces his biggest test to date when he steps in against the taller and rangier Santa Cruz, who has two-and-a-half-inches over him in height and a telling seven-inch reach advantage.

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  12. Showtime Boxing preview: Leo Santa Cruz vs. Carl FramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BloodyElbow

    Get a preview here of this Saturday's big boxing showdown as Leo Santa Cruz takes on Carl Frampton in a terrific fight. Saturday night, Showtime features a fantastic fight in the Featherweight division as WBA Featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz defends his title against the unbeaten Carl Frampton .

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  13. Carl Frampton bids for title once held by manager Barry McGuiganRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Belfast Telegraph

    Carl Frampton fights for the title once held by his manager Barry McGuigan on Saturday when he challenges Leo Santa Cruz. He meets the Mexican-American WBA featherweight title holder at the Barclays Centre in New York, 21 years after McGuigan won it from Eusebio Pedroza at Loftus Road to become a world champion.

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  14. Residents set to party at 4am as they cheer on FramptonRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Belfast Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Carl Frampton pictured training at Church Street Boxing Club in New York ahead of his WBA featherweight title fight against Leo Santa Cruz in New York on Saturday night.

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  15. Carl Frampton wants to impress USA audience when he fights Leo Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BBC News

    Coverage: Listen live on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC Radio Ulster, with commentary repeated on Radio 5 live sports extra from 06:00 BST. Carl Frampton takes on Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight crown determined to show fight fans in the United States just how good he is.

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  16. Santa Cruz vs. Frampton restores senseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ESPN

    Steve Bunce looks ahead to Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton's WBA Super World featherweight title fight. At a time of entertaining and wildly popular freak fights, where men walk rampant over weight categories, this clash of two tiny warriors in a bear-pit venue, far from either of their homes, is like an oasis of sense, anticipation and calm in the billion-dollar business of boxing.

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  17. Juan Manuel Lopez vs. Wilfredo Vazquez on Oct. 1, Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    Former world champions Juan Manuel Lopez and Wilfredo 'Papito' Vzquez will meet on October 1 at the Coliseo Roberto Clemente, sources have indicated to The Sport Press. The Lopez himself posted a picture on Instagram and Facebook, which showed a face to face between the two boxers.

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  18. Santa Cruz vs. Frampton: Preview, odds, fight card, expert predictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Sports

    A former two-division title-holder before rising to featherweight, Santa Cruz will risk his latest crown against another rising commodity -- 122-pound claimant Carl Frampton -- in a WBA championship match on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. "We are both really confident," he told CBS Sports.

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  19. Team Frampton Had Secret Weapon in Camp For Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boxing Scene

    Frampton is tuning up for the biggest night of his career tomorrow night with a mystery sparring partner who has the inside track on WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz. Thanks to his manager Barry McGuigan and trainer son Shane, 'The Jackal' has been having daily dust ups with a fighter who has been with his unbeaten Mexican opponent for his last five training camps.

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  20. BOXING: Barry McGuigan vows Carl Frampton will overcome Santa Cruz in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Carl Frampton pictured training at Church Street Boxing Club in New York ahead of his WBA featherweight title fight against Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday night.

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