Another great fight has been made in boxing this week as Carl Frampton and Josh Warrington now clash for the world title before the end of the year.
Warrington won his belt earlier this year with an impressive upset win over Lee Selby and has now set up a huge domestic showdown with Frampton.
The fight will take place at the Manchester Arena on the 22nd of December live on BT Sport.
Frampton himself confirmed the news a short time ago:
— Carl Frampton MBE (@RealCFrampton) September 15, 2018
A super fight and a real pre-Christmas treat for boxing fans.
Fans have been reacting in their droves to the news so far:
Fight of the year!!! You’ll win this @RealCFrampton!!!
— Phillip Wood (@Phillip60156153) September 15, 2018
Good luck Carl 🥊 go get that belt then Santa Cruz next
— Jr (@daddycoolx2) September 15, 2018
Not often I get homesick but wud luv 2 b back in uk to watch this. Always enjoy watching @RealCFrampton and Manchester at xmas is quality
— Neil Taylor (@Taylorville29) September 15, 2018
The fight will see an interesting clash of styles in that both can box and fight when they need to.
Tactics will be pivotal in this one. Bring it on.