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Date and venue for possible Frampton v Santa Cruz and Lee v Jacobs

Reports this afternoon suggested we are set for a massive double Irish header in America in Summer.

Nothing has been officially confirmed and none of the four camps have made any comment, but sources Stateside suggest Carl Frampton will challenge Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight World title on the same card as an Andy Lee challenge to WBA middleweight champion Danny Jacobs.

Mexican boxing outlets are have gone as far as to suggest a date and venue of what could be a massive night for Irish-boxing.

Online rumour suggests the PBC double header, which will be most likely broadcast on Showtime will take on July 30 in New York.

Madison Square Garden was muted as a possible venue, but Irish-boxing.com is lead to believe the double header if it goes ahead will play out in The Barclay Centre.


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