Donaire, Frampton make weight for WBO Interim title bout

ABS-CBN Sports on Apr 20, 2018 09:50 PM
Donaire, Frampton make weight for WBO Interim title bout
Nonito Donaire Jr. and Carl Frampton make weight for their WBO Interim Featherweight Championship Bout.

Nonito 'The Filipino Flash' Donaire Jr. and Carl 'The Jackal' Frampton both made weight for their upcoming WBO Interim Featherweight World Title fight set for the SSE Arena in Belftast, Northern Ireland. 

Donaire tipped the scales at 125.5-pounds, while Frampton came in at exactly 125-pounds, making their title bout official. 

The 35-year old Donaire is coming off a unanimous decision win over Ruben Garcia Hernandez, and is looking for another run at the top-tier of the featherweight division after most recently holding the WBO Super Bantamweight Championship. 

Frampton, 31, is also looking to get back to the top of the 125-pound rankings after losing his WBO ttile to Leo Santa Cruz back in 2017. The hometown boy Frampton is coming off a unanimous decision win over Horatio Garcia. 

 

You can catch Nonito Donaire Jr. vs. Carl Frampton for the WBO Interim Featherweight World title on Sunday, April 22nd, 6:30 PM on ABS-CBN S+A channel 23!

You can also catch the fight LIVE on Sunday, April 22nd, 2:30 AM on SKY Sports Pay-Per-View for only P199!

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