VIDEO: Watch Frampton-González Jr. FULL FIGHT

Carl Frampton was made to work hard on his American debut by Mexico’s Alejandro González Jr.

While it was not the best performance of his career, enough of his all-action, exciting style shone through to win him man new fans across the Atlantic.

Frampton hit the floor for the first time in his pro career in the opening round and had to recover from two first round knock downs to retain his IBF super bantamweight World title.

Watch the full CBS broadcast below

Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on irish-boxing.com, Boxing News, the42.ie, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: joneill6@tcd.ie