Frampton Edges Garcia in Belfast – Ireland’s hometown hero Carl Frampton (24-1) had a more difficult than expccted time against Mexican veteran Horacio Garcia last night at the SSE Arena. The “Jackal” was down in the seventh round from a potential slip and he fought under pressure during the final rounds.
WBO world bantamweight champion Zolani Tete flattened fellow countryman Siboniso Gonya in eleven seconds to retain his belt. IBF world super flyweight champion Jerwin ncajas needed into the sxth round to stop Jamie Conlan with a withering body attack.
A strong cast of support fights filled out the ard, which featured eight fights in all. QUick results from the features appear below, and you can catch highlights in this latest TBC report.
Saturday, November 18th, 2017 – The SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland
115 LBS 12 RDS: Jerwin Ancajas def Jamie Conlan via TKO in RD 6.
118 LBS 12 RDS: Zolani Tete def Siboniso Gonya via KO in RD 1 @0:11.
126 LBS 10 RDS: Carl Frampton def Horacio Garcia via UD (98-93, 97-93, 96-93).
112 LBS 10 RDS: Paddy Barnes def Eliezer Quesada via TKO in RD 6. (Barnes wins vacant WBO Inter-Continental belt)
130 LBS 12 RDS: Jono Carroll def Humberto De Santiago via TKO in RD 2. (Carroll wins vacant IBF Inter-Continental belt)
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