Carl Frampton: Belfast fighter wants title shot next after freak injury


Carl Frampton lost on his final ring appearance against Josh Warrington in Manchester

Carl Frampton is aiming to saunter straight for a worldwide title fight after a freak hand wreck ruled him out of a bout with Emmanuel Dominguez.

The Belfast featherweightbroke a bonewhen a tall ornament became knocked over on to his hand in a Philadelphia hotel.

“I are in search of to push on and saunter straight for a worldwide title – saunter straight in on the deep at dwell and saunter out in a blaze of glory,” said the 32-365 days-extinct.

“I make not are in search of to fight on the stage of opposition like Emmanuel Dominguez.”

The extinct two-weight world champion became in the United States for his comeback fight after December’s defeat by Josh Warrington.

Frampton had hinted he could doubtless also retire after his loss to Warrington, sooner than signing a multi-fight form out promoters Top Atrocious in March.

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“I had the particular coaching camp, my weight became absolute top and I became feeling fetch,” he added.

“Happily the ornament hit my hand and never my head, for it would favor killed me. It became completely extra special, you have to maybe doubtless not write it.

“I’ve lost a handbag, a doable shot at a worldwide title and 12 weeks some distance flung from my spouse and youngsters – I’m offended.

“The belief became to love this fight and then saunter for a worldwide title. So the belief is to quiet fight for a worldwide title in my subsequent fight.”

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