Shannon Briggs is a famous American athlete who is best known for his performances as a professional boxer. He is renowned for his destructive power and he has amazing professional records. Shannon is known for his huge figure structure as well. He has been played for 20 years as a skilled and trained boxer. He is the 2 times world heavyweight boxing champion. Shannon is an actor as well. Let’s find out how much is Shannon Briggs’s net worth in 2019.
Shannon Briggs was born on 4th December 1971 at Brooklyn; in New York City, New York, United States of America Shannon rose in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn with his family. In his childhood, he became homeless for a certain period of time. At his childhood when he was only 12 years old met Mike Tyson in Bristol Park, Brooklyn, New York.
At the early childhood, Shannon was diagnosed with an inflammatory disease, asthma. In 1996 his mother passed away at his 25th birthday due to a heroin overdose. Shannon has a marital relationship with Alana Wilson. He lived with his family happily.
Shannon Briggs has so many boxing records in his professional career. He became Golden Gloves champion of New York City, New York State Champion, and National P.A.L. Champion. In his career, Shannon finished second place at the Pan American Games as a Heavyweight in 1991. He received a silver medal in this Pan American Games.
In 1992 Briggs became the Champion of the game of United States Amateur champion. His early career was beginning in 1992. In 1997 Lineal heavyweight championship Briggs fought against George Foreman, a lineal champion in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
From 1998 to 2006 he spent his career by fighting against weak opponents. In 2006 Briggs won WBO heavyweight championship title. From 2009 – 2010 Briggs fought miscellaneous fights with topmost boxers. After a gap of 3 years, Briggs came back in 2014 and fought 6 bouts. In 2017 Shannon dropped out from the list of top 15 boxers of WBA.
Other than his boxing career Shannon has appeared in some famous films like -Bad Boys II, Transporter 2, The Wackness, Three Days to Vegas and in some television series including Naked Sport, Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith, New York Undercover.
Awards & Achievement
Shannon Briggs has a lot of awards and prizes in his collection. In his professional boxing career, he won 60 matches in 68 fights. Shannon appeared not only as an athlete he performed as an actor. He made his debut on TV in 1995. He appeared in The Score, a famous music album.
Shannon has won many titles as well as a silver medal in Pan American games, 1991. In 2003 he received the vacant IBU heavyweight title. He won the vacant NABA heavyweight title in 2014 as well.
Net Worth of Shannon Briggs
Shannon Briggs is a famous American boxer cum actor who has an estimated net worth of $12 million. Estimation of his net worth comes from his boxing and acting career. This amateur boxing champion is known for his superb records. Shannon has a luxury house and expensive automobiles in his collection.
Shannon Briggs has earned his name as The Cannon for his destructive power and powerful punches. He has a huge fan base which helps him to get extra vigor in his career. This amateur boxer never stops in his professional career. He is a motivator, inventor, Phoenix, fighter and a fun loving person as well. This boxer is a WBA ranking professional who has been positioned as the 4th among the World’s Heavyweight boxers.