A Sporting Memory :- Barry Mc Guigan on a visit to his home county.

The current Covid 19 crisis is giving us at the sports desk a chance to delve into the recording vaults.

Over the years we have featured numerous sporting stars here on the local radio station and we take this opportunity to recall some of those whom we have spoken to.

Barry Mc Guigan was the name on everybody’s lips in the mid 80’s as he claimed a world title.

The Clones Cyclone was unique also in that he united sports fans on both sides of the border due the peak of the troubles.

Our reporter Sean Mc Caffrey caught up with Barry on one of his visits to his home county, where he spoke firstly of the uniqueness of the sport