The world champion in two different weight classes Carl Frampton entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 25-1-0 (14 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 featherweight in the world. Between 2016 and 2017 he faced current #1 Fw Leo Santa Cruz defeating the Mexican in their first bout (Santa Cruz vs Frampton I) and losing the rematch (Frampton vs Santa Cruz II); after this fight he has beat Horacio Garcia (Carl Frampton vs Horacio Garcia) and Nonito Donaire (Carl Frampton vs Nonito Donaire).
His opponent, the undefeated former Olympian Luke Jackson, has a perfect record of 16-0-0 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.44 in the same weight class. In his last three bouts he has won over Mohammed Kambuluta, Humberto de Santiago and Surachet Tongmala. Frampton vs Jackson is valid for the interim WBO World featherweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Windsor Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Division: featherweight (126 lbs, 57.2 kg)
Title: interim WBO World featherweight title
Frampton’s previous fight: Carl Frampton vs Nonito Donaire
Frampton’s next fight: Carl Frampton vs Josh Warrington
Frampton vs Jackson full fight video:
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