Shannon Briggs vs. Sultan Ibragimov

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Data Boxing Punchstats
Total Punches Ibragimov Briggs
Landed 107 51
Thrown 378 241
Pct. 28% 21%

2007-06-02 : Shannon Briggs 273 lbs lost to Sultan Ibragimov 221 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12


  • Shannon Briggs 48-4-1 (42 KOs) vs. Sultan Ibragimov 20-0-1 (17 KOs)
  • The fight, originally scheduled for March 10th, was postponed as Briggs fell ill with pneumonia.
  • At 273 pounds, Briggs was as heavy as he had been in his career. Too, he was the heaviest opponent of Ibragimov's career, outweighing the Russian by 52 pounds.
  • Briggs entered having won 12 consecutive bouts dating back over 5 years, when he was defeated by Jameel McCline..
  • Briggs announced his retirement immediately following the bout.

Preceded by:
Lyakhovich vs. Briggs
WBO Heavyweight Title Fight
# 35
Succeeded by:
Ibragimov vs. Holyfield