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Carl Frampton and Nonito Donaire Converse About Possible Fight

Carl Frampton and Nonito Donaire in the featherweight division next year could be just around the corner judging by this.

The two fighters have shared a level of mutual respect for a number of years now, often complimentary to one another in their post-fight thoughts about one another.

But they were just never for one reason or other able to make a fight happen. Donaire’s career went one way after losing to Rigondeaux, Frampton’s another.

But the stars seems to have aligned now for a possible showdown with Frampton’s recent move to the featherweight division and it’s something the respected Filipino boxer is open to (hint-hint by the below):

Well, Frampton has received that subtle hint loud and clear, saying today:

From a fight style point of view the pair would likely match up well – both more than willing in the past to come forward and trade leather when they have to.

Although, if you were to pick who is the slightly more boxer-type of the two, you’d have to lean with Frampton – who can box on the back foot perhaps a little more than Donaire.

Some might say Donaire carries more power, though. An all round great scrap if it happens in the new year.

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