Carl Frampton throws a right at Chris Avalos during the  IBF super-bantamweight world title fight  at the Odyssey Arena on  in Belfast. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Carl Frampton retained his IBF super-bantamweight title with an impressive fifth-round stoppage of mandatory challenger Chris Avalos at a raucous Odys(...)

Carl Frampton at the weigh-in at the Europa Hotel for the fight with Chris Avalos. Photograph: Jonathan Porter/Inpho

The Hitman was not happy with The Jackal – although it is tough to look convincing when you’re standing butt naked behind a towel in front of the oth(...)

Andy Lee celebrates becoming WBO middleweight world champion after victory over Matt Korobov at the The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Photograph: INPHO/Raymond Spencer

Following his concussive counter-right hook for a sixth round technical knock-out that crumbled the dreams of two-time world amateur champion Matt Kor(...)

  New IBF super-bantamweight world champion Carl Frampton has had his challenge accepted by Scott Quigg. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Scott Quigg has responded to new IBF super-bantamweight champion Carl Frampton’s challenge by insisting he would relish the chance to settle their riv(...)

Carl Frampton of Northern Ireland knocks down Kiko Martinez of Spain during their IBF super-bantamweight world title bout. Photograph  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

It is one thing to win a world title, but another to take a city with you. Late on a cool Saturday night at the outdoor event in the Titanic Quarter,(...)

Kiko Martinez and Carl Frampton stare each other down during today’s weigh-in ahead of Saturday’s IBF super-bantamweight title fight. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho

Belfast has always seemed to possess a grim sense of humour. That Carl Frampton’s second meeting with Kiko Martinez takes place on the slipway of the (...)

Karl Frampton in Belfast. “I know I’m a smarter fighter, if I listen carefully and execute our game plan, I have full confidence that I will win this fight.” Photo: Russell Pritchard/Presseye/Inpho

Super-bantamweight world title challenger Carl Frampton sits in a chic Chelsea coffee shop sipping green tea. On September 6th he will fight Kiko Mart(...)

Carl Frampton (second left)   at the Europa Hotel in Belfast to announce  the IBF super-bantamweight world title bout against current champion Kiko MartinezPhotograph:  Cyclone Promotions

Carl Frampton will rematch with Kiko Martinez in September with the IBF super-bantamweight title on the line. The Northern Irishman saw off Martinez w(...)

Carl Frampton will miss Saturday’s fight against Everth Briceno

Carl Frampton has been forced to pull out of Saturday’s super-bantamweight clash with Everth Briceno in London after suffering a perforated ear drum d(...)