Belfast Telegraph

Windsor Park transformed for 25,000 ahead of Frampton bout

Windsor Park has been transformed ahead of a major boxing bill which will see Carl Frampton's clash with Australian Luke Jackson in the headline bout.

The stadium's pitch has been transformed with on-pitch seating, bringing its capacity from19,000 up to 25,000.

Frampton is joined on the bill by former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury, who takes on Italian Francesco Pianeta, and Paddy Barnes, who will be vying for a share of the world flyweight championship when he takes on WBC champion Cristofer Rosale.

It is Frampton's first fight since April when be defeated Nonito Donaire at the SSE Arena to claim the WBO interim featherweight title.

Gates are set to open this evening at 3.30pm, with last admission to the stadium being at 9pm.

Further information is available through the Irish FA's website.

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