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Weight off his shoulders: Featherweight Frampton compared to previous weigh-ins

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Carl Frampton looked strong and healthy today as he weighed in at 125.25lbs for his WBA featherweight title fight with champion Leo Santa Cruz tomorrow in New York.

While featherweight is only 4lbs heavier than super bantamweight, in boxing terms this can be massiveĀ and itĀ could prove crucial on fight night with regards to ‘The Jackal’s power, stamina, and punch resistance.

For a means of comparison to today, here is the Belfast man following his previous 13 weigh-ins.

weigh in quigg
February 26th 2016. Scott Quigg. 121.5lbs
weigh in gonzalez
July 17th. Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. 121.5lbs
weigh in avalos
February 27th 2015. Chris Avalos. 122lbs
kiko 2 weigh in
September 5th 2014. Kiko Martinez II. 121.5lbs
cazares weigh in
April 3rd 2014. Hugo Cazares. 121.5lbs
parodi weigh in
October 18th 2013. Jeremy Parodi. 121lbs
kiko 1 weigh in
February 8th 2013. Ā Kiko Martinez I. Ā 121.5lbs
molitor weigh in
September 21st 2012. Steve Molitor 121.5lbs
hirales weigh in
May 25th 2012. Raul Hirales. 121.5lbs
ankrah weigh in
March 16th 2012. Prosper Ankrah. 122lbs
hughes weigh in
January 27th 2012. Kris Hughes. 121.5lbs
quon weigh in
September 9th 2011. Mark Quon. 121.25lbs
turley weigh in
June 3rd 2011. Robbie Turley. 122lbs


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