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Face off: Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during last night’s press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas

Face off: Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during last night’s press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas

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Face off: Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during last night’s press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas

Confident Carl Frampton says Leo Santa Cruz's Mexican pride will be his downfall here in Las Vegas tomorrow night. Santa Cruz may have pushed Frampton harder than anyone else in their first battle last summer but the Jackal revealed he is delighted that the three-weight champion  decided to immediately return to the ring for a shot at winning back the WBA featherweight title.

With just 48 hours to go before their highly anticipated re-match, 29-year-old Belfast man is adamant that Santa Cruz will have nightmarish flashbacks to that night in Brooklyn's Barclays Centre in New York when the Jackal ripped away his WBA belt.

"Leo's made a big mistake in taking this fight. He's a confidence fighter and yet he's coming straight back into the deep end," said a relaxed Frampton.

"He knows he was hurt in the first fight and I think he should have gone away and got a win and then come and fought me again. His Mexican pride is going to come before a fall.

"Whatever his game plan is, the confidence will drain from him when he feels my power again. He'll want to put me under more pressure but when he gets hit then he will think twice about coming in.

"I feel that I have the power to knock out anyone around these weights if I catch them clean and that's not being disrespectful to Leo.

"The way I have been sparring this could be the most spectacular performance of my career so far. In this camp I've done a couple of 12-rounders and I have felt great. I'm settling down into the featherweight division and that's bad news for Leo.

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"I really feel that I'm improving as a fighter and Leo's style brings out the best in me. I have a game plan for this fight and it's about making it as easy as possible for myself but if I have to go into the trenches I'm prepared for that."

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Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

A Mexican band entertain fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry A Mexican band entertain fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

A Mexican band entertain fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry A Mexican band entertain fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans waiting to get into Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz fans during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Fans of Carl Frampton make a lot of noise during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch with Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Carl Frampton for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 27th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz face each other during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursday's press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursday's press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

©William Cherry / Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and manager Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Richard Sturm during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Richard Sturm during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz and his father Jose during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz and his father Jose during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Lee Selby during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Lee Selby during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Lee Selby during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Lee Selby during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Josh Taylor during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Josh Taylor during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Josh Taylor during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Josh Taylor during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Barry McGuigan and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will meet Carl Frampton in the ring in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz and Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 26th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz during Thursdays press conference at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. They will mmet in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry The Corona Girls pictured at the public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title.  Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Leo Santa Cruz during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Leo Santa Cruz will be trying to win his belt back from Champion Carl Frampton in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Press Eye - Belfast -  Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry

Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena.   Photo William Cherry/Presseye

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 25th January 2017 - Photo by William Cherry Carl Frampton fans watch their hero during his public training session at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. Carl will fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch for the WBA featherweight title at the MGM Garden Arena. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton on the scales during Fridays weigh-in at the MGM Garden Arena, Las Vegas ahead of Saturdays rematch against Leo Santa Cruz for the WBA featherweight title. Photo William Cherry/Presseye

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Barry McGuigan looks on as Carl Frampton trains in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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The Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

The Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Trainer Shane McGuigan wraps the hands of Carl Frampton during training in a Las Vegas gym ahead of next Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Trainer Shane McGuigan wraps the hands of Carl Frampton during training in a Las Vegas gym ahead of next Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas. (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

Carl Frampton pictured training in a Las Vegas boxing gym ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino,Las Vegas (Photo by William Cherry/Press Eye)

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Carl Frampton pictured on the Las Vegas strip ahead of Saturday's WBA featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand Hotel (Photo by William Cherry/ Press Eye)

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