Serguei Lyakhovich vs. Shannon Briggs
2006-11-04 : Siarhei Liakhovich 238 lbs lost to Shannon Briggs 268 lbs by TKO at 2:59 in round 12 of 12
- Location: Chase Field, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
- Referee: Robert Ferrara
- Judge: Dennis Nelson 106-103
- Judge: Jose Rivera 106-103
- Judge: Chris Wilson 105-104
- World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (1st defense of Lyakhovich)
- Time: 2:59
- Weights: Lyakhovich 238 lbs, Briggs 268 lbs
- Briggs trailing,won the fight with one second left, reminiscent of Chavez vs. Meldrick Taylor I.
- Liakohvich down twice in round twelve
- The second knockdown led to Liakhovich falling through the ropes in a similar fashion to Hasim Rahman during his knockout loss to Oleg Maskaev.
- If the referee had allowed the fight to continue after the second knockdown and Lyakhovich had come back into the ring within 20 seconds, he would have kept his title with a draw.
- Commentator Tessitore called it "a very distasteful heavyweight bout".
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