Carl Frampton has the world at his feet (or in his hands) after Friday night’s demolition of Hugo Cazares in Belfast elevated him to within touching distance of a world title shot. 379 more words
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Carl Frampton can earn a world super-bantamweight title tilt in Belfast tonight but he will have to do it the hard way.
Standing in his way is the formidable figure of two-weight world champion Fidel Cazares, a Mexican southpaw who draws the utmost respect even if he is getting a little long in the tooth at 36-years-old. 254 more words
1961 - Birth in Clones, Co. Monaghan of Barry McGuigan, "the Clones Cyclone", world featherweight boxing champion (WBA) 1985-86.
Irish boxing legend Barry McGuigan is born in Clones Co. Monaghan. McGuigan’s dad Pat McGeegan was famous in his own right as a very popular singer in Ireland who represented Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1968. 66 more words