VIDEO: Former world champion tips Pacquaio for big fight glory

Ballymena’s former world boxing champion Eamonn Loughran has tipped Manny Pacquaio for victory in Saturday’s ‘fight of the century’ with Floyd Mayweather.

Loughran held the WBO wleterweight world title - one of the belts the duo are competing for in Las Vegas - between 1993 and 1996.

Ballymena man Eamonn Loughran was WBO welterweight world champion 20 years ago.

Ballymena man Eamonn Loughran was WBO welterweight world champion 20 years ago.

In an exclusive video interview, Eamonn recalls his own memories of being world champion and gives his analysis of Saturday’s eagerly-awaited showdown.