HAM SURE EARNS HIS CORN.Byline: ALEX McGREEVY
CARL FRAMPTON got a workout yesterday from an unlikely source - world featherweight kickboxing champ Gary Hamilton Gary Hamilton (born October 6 1980, Banbridge, Northern Ireland) is a Northern Irish footballer. He currently plays for Glentoran F.C..
Hamilton currently holds the Irish Premier League record for the number of goals scored in a match, scoring six againist Omagh Town in , right.
The Prokick Gym man, who has an eight-bout professional boxing Noun 1. professional boxing - boxing for money
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists record (2-6), is now competing at light-welter and offered the lighter Frampton added muscle in their work-out at the Holy Family Gym.
The pair are to spar again in the build-up build·up also build-up
1. The act or process of amassing or increasing: a military buildup; a buildup of tension during the strike.
2. to Frampton's third professional outing in Derry on November 6. Hamilton is also warming up for a world title tilt in December.
Frampton's coach Gerry Storey Gerry Storey is an Irish boxing trainer, who has coached the Irish Olympic Boxing Team on four occasions.
Storey is the head coach of the Holy Family Boxing Club in north Belfast. said: "Gary gave Carl exactly the type of spar he needed. He could hit and take a hit and I am pleased with the way Carl is developing.
"I have asked Gary to come back and I am have no doubt lads will become regular sparring partners in the future."