VIDEO: Barry McGuigan beats Eusebio Pedroza to become champion World
HIS protege Carl Frampton fights for a World title in front of 16,000 passionate supporters in less than a months time, but if ‘The Jackal’ is successful against Kiko Martinez on September 6 Barry McGuigan won’t just be remembered as the man who helped Frampton reach the top.
The Irish boxing legend will always be remembered fondly for what he did in the ring. His World title victory over Eusebio Pedroza remains one of the greatest nights in Irish sport not just in Irish boxing.
Watch below as McGuigan becomes champion of the World in front of 22,000 fans in QPR’s soccer ground.