Carl Frampton was trending across social media sites throughout the night as he took a historic win over Leo Santa Cruz to become a two-weight World Champion.

The popular Northern Irishman joined an elite club of British two-weight World Champions and took the UK's count of World title holders to 14 as he took a thrilling majority decision win over Santa Cruz.

A host of fellow fighters, sports stars, boxing's biggest names and celebrities took to social media to congratulate and celebrate Frampton's terrific achievement, including Sergio Martinez, Eamonn Holmes, Christine Lampard, Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody and a string of Northern Ireland sports stars.