Britain’s latest World Champion can really trace his world title ambitions back to 2013.
2013 was not a great year when it came to World Champions. 493 more words
It’s a knockout night for Ulsterman and boxing legend at Ulster Tatler Awards ‘Clones Cyclone’ Barry McGuigan celebrated with a Lifetime Achievement Award
LOCAL boxing legend Barry McGuigan received a standing ovation in Belfast last night when he picked up the prestigious Lifetime Achievement award at the Ulster Tatler Awards 2014. 828 more words
Let me throw some numbers at you before we discuss Saturday’s sizzling performance from Carl “The Jackal” Frampton:
Barry McGuigan secured legendary boxing status when he claimed the featherweight WBA World title back in 1985.
The Clones Cyclone’s now historic career peaked when he dethroned Puerto Rican great Eusebio Pedroza in front of a sold out Loftus Road crowd and with an estimated 20 million people watching on the BBC. 142 more words