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Lennox Lewis: a champion with doubters

...watched Lennox Lewis escape early trouble to knock down Shannon Briggs three times before stopping him at 1:45 of the fifth...thought Briggs should have stayed in a frenzy. "All Shannon Briggs had to do was fight like a crazy man," Turner said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/30/oth_225156.shtml
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Exit laughing

...following his majority decision loss to 25-year-old Shannon Briggs that was greeted with jeers and catcalls. "I'm...the 12-round fight Saturday night. "They said Shannon Briggs won," Foreman said. "Good luck to him. "I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/24/oth_218007.shtml
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It's one step at a time for improving heavyweight Jameel McCline

...After his best year in 2001, he takes another big step Saturday night when he fights former championship challenger Shannon Briggs in a 10-round bout at The Theater in Madison Square Garden. "I have everything riding on this," the 31-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/26/oth_340741.shtml
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Foreman coming out of retirement, King says

...there's no reason to fear getting older. He hasn't fought since 1997, when he lost his heavyweight title to Shannon Briggs. He has spent his time since as a TV pitchman and boxing commentator. "George said he wants to come back to fight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/18/oth_405060.shtml
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Tyson signs for another bout

...will be held at the MGM Grand hotel in Las Vegas. Possible opponents for Tyson include Axel Schulz, Lou Savarese, Shannon Briggs and Michael Moorer, he said. That, of course, is contingent on Tyson not going to jail next month when sentenced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/22/oth_250997.shtml
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What's online for Wednesday

...Lindsay Price." Chat with "Beverly Hills 90210" star about the show. Location: AOL Keyword: AOL LIVE 9 p.m. "Shannon Briggs, boxer." Find out what's new with heavyweight boxer, who last year defeated ring legend George Foreman. Location...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/02/tec_246319.shtml
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Overtime

...epic bout with Muhammad Ali, Don King said. He hasn't fought since 1997, when he lost his heavyweight title to Shannon Briggs. He has spent his time since as a TV pitchman and boxing commentator. King said no opponent, date or location have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/18/oth_405061.shtml
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Overtime: Gamecocks solidify No. 1 in baseball

...expected to compete. Racing begins at 7 p.m. BOXING: Sedreck Fields of Augusta pulled off an upset by defeating Shannon Briggs in New York last week. Fields won a majority eight-round decision to improve his record to 10-9, while Briggs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/02/oth_286919.shtml
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New body part for Tyson mess: the knee

...months. "I don't want to fight anymore," Tyson said. "I'm tired of this crap." He is supposed to fight Shannon Briggs in New York's Madison Square Garden on Feb. 26, but that fight has not been announced officially. Norris' purse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/25/oth_274971.shtml
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Tyson-Norris fight declared no contest

...Homansky then went to speak with the commissioners, and the no contest ruling was made. Tyson is supposed to fight Shannon Briggs, who was at ringside, on Feb. 26 in Madison Square Garden. How that fight will be affected will not be known until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/24/oth_274886.shtml
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