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'I saw the aftermath of a kid being blown up': Carl Frampton on witnessing sectarian violence growing up

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Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton

BOXER Carl Frampton has spoken about witnessing sectarian violence growing up, including the aftermath of a kid "being blown up".

The former two-weight world champion admitted that it would have been "very easy for me to get involved" in trouble as a young man in north Belfast.

Carl (34) said: "I lived on an interface, so Tiger's Bay was separated - a loyalist, unionist neighbourhood separated by one street to the republican, Catholic neighbourhood, which is the New Lodge.


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