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Proud as punch of Barry McGuigan's boy Carl Frampton

By Lindy McDowell

Boxer Carl Frampton is rightly being held up, not just as the outstanding sportsman that he is, but as a heroic role model for a new generation.

His manager is, of course, the great Barry McGuigan who was crossing boundaries and winning the hearts of people in this place before Carl was even born.

Here we go, here we go, the fans used to sing back then. As his protégé, another inspirational fighting Ulster man aims for global glory, here's hoping... here we go again.

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