Herring vs Frampton Info
Jamel Herring will fight Carl Frampton on Saturday 27th February 2021 in London.
The fight will take place over 12 rounds in the Super Featherweight division, which means the weight limit will be 130 pounds (9.3 stone or 59 KG).
This contest is for the WBO super featherweight championship of the world.
Herring will be making his 3rd defence of the WBO World Junior Lightweight Championship. He won this belt against Masayuki Ito in May 2019. He had held this belt for 1 year 7 months and 27 days.
Herring vs Frampton stats
Jamel Herring steps into the ring with a record of 22 wins and 2 loses, 10 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Carl Frampton will make his way to the ring with a record of 28 wins and 2 loses, with 16 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Frampton has advantage in power over Herring, with a 57% knock out percentage over Herring's 45%.
Jamel Herring is the older man by 2 years, at 35 years old.
Herring has a height advantage of 5 inches over Frampton. This also extends to a 8-inch reach advantage.
Both Jamel Herring & Carl Frampton fight out of an orthodox stance.
Herring is the less experienced professional fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 3 year and 5 months later than Frampton, who’s first professional fight was in 2009. He has fought 66 less professional rounds, 146 to Frampton's 212.
Jamel Herring goes into the fight ranked number 4 by the RING in the 130lb division.
Carl Frampton is currently ranked number 4 by the WBO in the 130lb division.
Herring vs Frampton form
Jamel Herring has beaten 5 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he won against Jonathan Oquendo on 5th September 2020 by in the 8th round in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at The Bubble, MGM Grand, Nevada, United States.
Previous to that, he had won against Lamont Roach on 9th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Chukchansi Park, California.
Going into that contest, he had beat Masayuki Ito on 25th May 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Junior Lightweight championship fight at Osceola Heritage Park, Florida.
Before that, he had defeated Adeilson Dos Santos on 14th December 2018 by unanimous decision in their 8 round contest at American Bank Center, Texas.
He had won against John Vincent Moralde on 14th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Save Mart Arena, California.
Frampton has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he defeated Darren Traynor on 15th August 2020 by technical knockout in the 7th round at BT Sport Studio, London, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Tyler McCreary on 30th November 2019 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Nevada, United States.
Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Josh Warrington on 22nd December 2018 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Featherweight championship fight at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Before that, he had beat Luke Jackson on 18th August 2018 by technical knockout in the 9th round in their WBO Interim World Featherweight championship fight at Windsor Park, Northern Ireland.
He had won against Nonito Donaire on 21st April 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBO Interim World Featherweight championship fight at The SSE Arena, Northern Ireland.
In terms of recent activity, Jamel Herring has been fighting more than Carl Frampton.
Jamel Herring last fought 4 months and 16 days ago, while Carl Frampton's last outing was 5 months and 6 days ago.
Herring's last 5 fights have come over a period of 1 year 11 months and 22 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
Frampton's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 3 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 6 months and 30 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 50 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10 rounds on average.
What time does Herring vs Frampton start?
The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 10:00 pm GMT at London, United Kingdom, which is 5:00 pm EST or 2:00 pm PST on the West Coast of America.
Who is showing Herring vs Frampton?
Herring vs Frampton will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 in the UK, while the fight will be broadcast in the United States by ESPN+.
How do you stream Herring vs Frampton?
In the UK you can stream Herring vs Frampton on BT Sport, and all their boxing cards, via the BT Sport app and online player. This is included for free if you order BT Sport on Sky TV, TalkTalk TV or BT TV. If you don’t have a TV package, it’s only available as a standalone app to existing or new BT broadband customers. Note, it’s not currently available on Roku or NowTV sticks, or games consoles.
The stream is free for existing BT Sport 1 customers, while 1 month (for tv) costs £25.
In the US you can stream Herring vs Frampton via the ESPN+ app. This is a standalone service from regular ESPN, so you don’t need to be an existing TV subscriber. You can download the app for PC, Apple, Android, Fire TV, Roku, your Smart TV and many others. It also has a 7-day free trial.
7 days of ESPN+ is free, while 1 month costs $5.99.