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Frampton predicting an explosive performance on his field of dreams

WHEN he looks back on his career in later years, Carl Frampton insists tomorrow night’s Windsor Park showdown with Luke Jackson will be at the forefront of his mind (approx. 9.45pm, live on BT Sport). At today’s weigh-in at the Europa Hotel, Frampton scaled 126lbs having stripped completely and Jackson 114.12lbs ahead of their interim […]

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Barnes confident he has the tools to take Rosales’ crown

PADDY Barnes will not rise to Cristofer Rosales’ bait when he challenges for the Nicaraguan’s WBC flyweight title tomorrow night at Windsor Park (first fight on the live BT Sport broadcast at 7.45pm). ‘The Leprechaun’ made the flyweight limit of 115lbs without fuss at today’s weigh-in at the Europa Hotel, while Rosales was slightly lighter […]

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‘Quiet Man’ Ward excited ahead of Windsor clash with Collins

IT’S not just a dream coming true for Carl Frampton on Saturday night at Windsor Park, but Steven Ward is also beyond excited at the prospect of boxing at the stadium when he takes on Steve Collins Jnr for the BUI Celtic Nations light-heavyweight title. ‘Quiet Man’ Ward has enjoyed a steady start to life […]

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Frampton sends chilling KO warning to Jackson ahead of Windsor showdown

A FIRST knockout win since February 2015 is in Carl Frampton’s sights ahead of next Saturday’s showdown against Luke Jackson at Windsor Park. “The Jackal’ has boxed six times since his fifth-round win over Chris Avalos at the SSE Arena in an IBF super-bantamweight title defence, with all of those going the distance. He has […]

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Tennyson on the cusp of a world title shot

JAMES Tennyson is on the cusp of a world title opportunity after the WBA promoted the Poleglass super-featherweight to number one in their latest rankings. The 24-year-old added the European and Commonwealth titles to his WBA International belt in London back in May with a stoppage win over Martin J Ward and his winning streak […]

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Hyland confident his title dream will become a reality

THE dream can become reality for Paul Hyland Jnr at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle this Saturday night when he challenges local favourite, Lewis Ritson for the British lightweight title, live on Sky Sports. The Lagmore man first set his sights on the iconic Lonsdale Belt as a youngster when another West Belfast man, […]

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