BBC Sport - Carl Frampton parties with fans in Manhattan after winning world title
Frampton parties with fans in Manhattan
- From the section Boxing
New WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton celebrates his success with his travelling support in a bar in Manhattan on Sunday.
The Belfast boxer defeated Mexican Leo Santa Cruz to become Northern Ireland's first two-weight world champion having previously held the WBA and IBF super-bantamweight belts.
Frampton revealed 20-time champion jockey AP McCoy, Irish rugby star Tommy Bowe, Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill and Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill were among those to send their congratulations.