Cyclone Promotions are proud to announce that Carl ‘The Jackal’ Frampton will challenge Kiko Martinez for the Spaniard’s IBF World Super Bantamweight title on Saturday the 6th of September.
Belfast’s favourite Boxing star Carl Frampton gets his well deserved crack at a World Championship when he challenges former foe Kiko Martinez for the big-punching Spanish boxer’s IBF World Super Bantamweight title on Saturday the 6th of September.
The event will be promoted by Cyclone Promotions at a venue in Northern Ireland to be announced shortly and is sure to capture the public’s imagination with what will be one of the most intriguing rematches in World Boxing this year.
Both boxers are former European champions and both are in a rich vein of form, having knocked out their last four opponents.
Carl Frampton has been on course for a World title challenge for the past twelve months and has proven that he deserves his shot with convincing wins over the likes of Jeremy Parodi, in a European title defence, and Hugo Cazares, in a World title eliminator. The man they call ‘The Jackal’ has quickly become one of the most famous sportsmen in Northern Ireland as well as one of the most feared boxers on the planet with a string of scintillating performances on his home turf.