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Tyson Fury Lines Up Antonio Tarver, Shannon Briggs as Opponents

Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (24-0, 18 KOs) is lining up opponents after recently gaining permission to box again after the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBC) lifted his suspension...Read More

Shannon Briggs: After I Beat Fury, They Must Give Me Title Shot!

Former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs (60-6-1, 53 KOs), 46 years old, is hoping to become the comeback opponent for Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs). Briggs has been out of the ring since May of 2016, w...Read More

Briggs: I'll KO Tyson Fury, Breaks All His Fingers To End His Tweets

Former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs has promised to hand Tyson Fury a real beating if they every get in the ring. Briggs is coming off a suspension after he failed a pre-fight drug test due to ...Read More

Shannon Briggs: I Would Knock Tyson Fury Out in One Round!

Shannon Briggs is very confident in his ability to score a first round knockout over Tyson Fury - if the two former heavyweight champions step in the ring in 2018. Briggs (60-6-1, 53 KOs), who is comi...Read More

Shannon Briggs: Fury Just Looking For Attention, He Won't Fight

Former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs (60-6-1, 53 KOs) is preparing for a ring return in 2018. The 46 year old veteran has been out of the ring since May of 2016, when he picked up a first round ...Read More

Shannon Briggs Back in Training, Plans Return in 2018

NEW YORK, NY – Shannon Briggs, the two-time world heavyweight boxing champion, today announced his plans for 2018 including his return to the ring and the launch of a new business venture....Read More

Shannon Briggs: Tyson Fury is a Punk, a Chump, I'll KO The Whale!

Heavyweight contender Shannon Briggs is targeting Tyson Fury for a battle of former world champions - once they have eliminated their respective suspensions. Ironically, both boxers have suffered susp...Read More

Shannon Briggs Admits to Recent PED Use During Radio Interview

Shannon Briggs admitted during a radio interview Thursday that he took performance-enhancing drugs. Before Thursday’s admission as part of 77 WABC Radio’s “The Rita Cosby Show,” Briggs hadn’t addresse...Read More

Shannon Briggs: I'm Sad Klitschko is Gone, I Would've KO'd Him!

Shannon Briggs says he's heartbroken Wladimir Klitschko hung up his gloves ... 'cause he never got the chance to KICK THE LIVING HELL OUT OF HIM. Briggs famously tormented Klitschko for years ... popp...Read More

WBA Suspends Shannon Briggs Six Months for Failed PED Test

The WBA announced Thursday afternoon that it has suspended Shannon Briggs for six months because he failed a pre-fight, performance-enhancing drug test two months ago. The 45-year-old Briggs was suppo...Read More

Manager: WBA To Issue Decision on Ustinov, Briggs, Oquendo

Vladimir Hryunov, manager of the mandatory challenger to the "regular" World Boxing Association heavyweight title - Alexander Ustinov of Russia - says the WBA is expected to issue an order this week -...Read More

WBA Turns Back on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fight

During Thursday's press conference in Panama offered by the World Boxing Association, sanctioning body president Gilberto Jesus Mendoza was questioned by journalists regarding his vision of a possible...Read More

BJ Flores Ready To Step in For Shannon Briggs and Face Oquendo

Earlier today ESPN.com stated that Shannon Briggs failed a random urine test for dramatically elevated levels of testosterone. The 45-year-old Briggs and the 44-year-old Oquendo have been tested regul...Read More

Report: Briggs Fails PED Test; Title Fight Vs. Oquendo in Doubt

Shannon Briggs has failed a performance-enhancement drug test that should jeopardize his June 3 heavyweight title fight against Fres Oquendo. A report posted Sunday afternoon by ESPN.com stated Briggs...Read More

Chris Byrd: Shannon Briggs Would Knock Out Anthony Joshua

Chris Byrd is amazed by what he has seen by watching 45-year-old Shannon Briggs work every day. Byrd, also a former heavyweight champion, is 46 and couldn’t fathom preparing at their age as fiercely a...Read More

Shannon Briggs to Fres Oquendo: I See In Your Eyes You're Scared

Shannon Briggs kept his shirt on and his mouth shut for as long as he could Tuesday. When he heard former heavyweight champion and friend Chris Byrd praising him during a press conference, Briggs spru...Read More

Photos: Shannon Briggs, Fres Oquendo - Face To Face at Presser

Briggs vs. Oquendo Photos Gallery Press Conference - HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Two-time world heavyweight champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and three-time title challenger Fres Oquendo will battle for the...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo - Ticket Information

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Two-time world heavyweight champion Shannon "The Cannon" Briggs and three-time title challenger Fres Oquendo will battle for the World Boxing Association (WBA) Heavyweight Championsh...Read More

Shannon Briggs vs. Fres Oquendo For WBA 'Regular' on June 3

Shannon Briggs will get a shot at a portion of the world heavyweight title later this year. The 45-year-old two-time heavyweight champion confirmed the fight against Fres Oquendo, for the vacant WBA ‘...Read More

Shannon Briggs Crossing Fingers That Bellew Will Retire Haye

Heavyweight contender Shannon Briggs is crossing his fingers that WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew will pull off the upset on Saturday night, when he moves up to the heavyweight division to figh...Read More