On This Day – June 8, 1985: Barry McGuigan beat Eusebio Pedroza to become world champion

This day 32 years ago, Barry McGuigan beat Eusebio Pedroza at a packed Loftus Road to land the world featherweight title
BIRTHDAYS Ray Illingworth (cricket) - former England, Yorkshire and Leicestershire captain, born 1932. Doug Mountjoy (snooker) - 1981 World Championship finalist, born 1942. Derek Unde[...]

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