Discussion

Frampton-Orozco bout set for July 20

Updated: June 20, 2013, 1:31 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Rising junior featherweight contender Carl Frampton of Northern Ireland will face Fabian Orozco at Wembley Arena in London on July 20, promoter Frank Warren announced on Thursday.

The fight will be Frampton's first since signing with Warren last month.

Frampton (16-0, 11 KOs), 26, is the European champion at 122 pounds, but that title will not be on the line when he faces Orozco (20-2-2, 7 KOs), 27, of Argentina.

"I think it will be a very exciting fight. From the footage ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE BOXING HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM