JOSH WARRINGTON and Carl Frampton shared a classy moment after their epic duel in Manchester.
Brit scrapper Warrington retained his IBF featherweight title in a stunning fight that pushed his opponent closer to retirement.
4 The pair shared a classy moment outside of the ring
Both fighters talked each other up inside the ring after treating the fans to one of the fights of the year.
And backstage they continued to enjoy each other's company.
The pair locked in an embrace before being applauded by those in attendance.
Frampton was a true sportsman after his defeat and wants Warrington to go on to unify the division.
4 The two were full of respect for each other after the fight
PA:Press Association4 The pair embraced after the fight as they paid their respects
Looking battered and bruised, he said: "The best man won. He's a very good fighter and a much harder puncher than anyone has given him credit for.
"I was hurt a number of times in the fight. he won the fight fair and square.
"I genuinely hope he goes on and unifies the division. It will make my performance a little bit better if he does and I hope he knocks them all out too."
Getty Images – Getty4 Josh Warrington produced a masterclass to beat Carl Frampton
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