The Carl Frampton Effect

Carl Frampton began boxing at Midlands Club 25 years ago, but what impact has the two weight world champion had on today’s youth?

Three clubs in East Belfast have been taking turns putting on boxing shows for their kids over the last few weeks, most recently at Frampton’s old stomping ground, Midland ABC. Niamh Campbell interviewed the mini fighters of City of Belfast Boxing Academy to see how they were finding the boxing world.

Carl’s old friend, and now head coach, Cooper McClure, was also on hand to discuss the possibilities of any future Frampton-esque fighters.


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