Sneak Peak At Frampton vs Quigg Whets The Appetite For A Massive Scrap

Sneak Peak At Frampton vs Quigg Whets The Appetite For A Massive Scrap

Belfast's IBF World super-bantamweight champion Carl Frampton squares off with his Bury-born WBO counterpart Scott Quigg later this month, and there will be no love lost between the long-time rivals on Sky's 'Behind The Gloves' this Valentine's Day.

One could argue that the short-but-sweet promo may be edited slightly in the Sky fighter's favour - the game is the game, after all - but judging by Frampton's contemptuous facial expressions alone, it's clear that fans of the diminutive bangers can expect fireworks live on Sky Sports 1 at 6:55pm this Sunday, immediately following Manchester City's crucial Premier League clash with Tottenham.

Indeed, it will be intriguing to observe how exactly the full 30-minute episode will be pieced together considering The Jackal's noxious history with Sky Sports and Matchroom, but it is worth noting that neither fighter particularly dislikes the other on a personal level; this is a five-year-old boxing rivalry only, and one which should produce a legendary night of Irish and British boxing folklore at the Manchester Arena on February 27th.


We'll be breaking down the mechanics of this feverishly anticipated contest closer to the date, but for now, enjoy Scott Quigg's incredibly angry face, and - should you fancy it - check out a longer, behind-the-scenes account of the media tour to date. Trust us, it's worth a watch:


Gavan Casey
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Former handwriting champion. Was violently bitten by a pelican at Fota Wildlife Park in 2001.

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