Report- Jamel Herring Carl Frampton Bout Again On For April
The repeated on once more, off once more, WBO Jr. Light-weight title struggle between champ Jamel Herring and challenger Carl Frampton is seemingly…again on, once more.
This is according to a Tuesday afternoon report from Jake Donovan of Boxingscene.com, who had data on the most recent re-scheduled date for the title struggle that was scrapped once more, simply final week:
— BoxingScene.com (@boxingscene) February 23, 2021
Donovan has realized that Herring-Frampton has now been moved from London to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with Saturday April 3rd as the targeted date. An anticipated official announcement needs to be coming within the new few days.
This comes on the heels of final week’s newest developments/postponement of Herring’s third title protection.
As we wrote last week, the fight, which has a re-schedule date of this Saturday, February 27th, had been postponed for what was claimed to be a hand harm by Frampton. Nonetheless, boxing insider Dan Rafael dug deeper and confirmed that the bout was being moved as a consequence of cash issues and the shortage of any U.S. tv deal being struck.
There was a lot uncertainty that Herring and his camp had not acquired any airplane tickets or flight data to return to the U.Okay. two weeks earlier than the struggle was alleged to happen.
The 35 12 months previous former two tour of obligation Marine Herring is 22-2, having contracted after which, overcome Covid 19 in August. That delayed his title protection in Las Vegas with little identified journeyman Jonathan Oquendo for a number of weeks. However, Herring finally received a sloppy DQ (photograph above), as Oquendo was extra curious about mauling and fouling him.
As for Frampton, the previous two division world champ who’s shifting as much as 130 lb., he’s (28-2, 16 KOs) and has held the Unified Junior Featherweight and Featherweight World Championships. Frampton final fought in the midst of August in a simple win over late substitute Darren Traynor on the BT Sport Tv Studios in London.
WBO high ranked Jr. Light-weight Shakur Stevenson seems to fulfill the winner later in 2021.
The hope is that doubtlessly some followers, socially distanced, could possibly attend within the UAE for the bout. It’s anticipated that the struggle will probably be held on a time line for late night time within the U.Okay. and late Saturday afternoon, if a tv deal will be struck for the U.S.