Shannon O'Connell (Shotgun) is an Australian professional boxer. She was born in Adelaide, Australia on January 20, 1983. O'Connell made her professional boxing debut at the age of 28 against Kelly O'Doherty on December 15, 2011. She is yet to win a world title. O'Connell is 39 years old, she will turn 40 in 1 month and 12 days.
10 years and 6 months into her professional boxing career, Shannon O'Connell has fought 30 times with 23 wins, 6 losses, and 1 draw. As of December 2022, O'Connell's boxing record stands at 23-6-1 (11 KOs). In total, she has fought 184 rounds of professional boxing in 30 bouts.
|Total Title Wins||0|
|Title-Fight KO Wins||0|
|Losses via KO||2|
|31||Dec 10, 2022||39||Ebanie Bridges||NA||NA|
|30||Jun 29, 2022||39||Sarah Higginson||Win||TKO1|
|29||Oct 23, 2021||38||Taylah Robertson||Win||SD|
|28||Mar 13, 2021||38||Cherneka Johnson||Win||SD|
|27||Dec 3, 2020||37||Kori Farr||Win||UD|
|26||Aug 26, 2020||37||Kylie Fulmer||Win||TKO7|
|25||Aug 31, 2019||36||Bianca Elmir||Win||SD|
|24||Mar 30, 2019||36||Febriyanti Lubis||Win||TKO3|
|23||Dec 13, 2017||34||Sumalee Tongpootorn||Win||KO1|
|22||Jul 29, 2017||34||Helen Joseph||Loss||KO2|
|21||Jun 16, 2017||34||Marcela Eliana Acuña||Loss||UD|
|20||Dec 10, 2016||33||Laura Soledad Griffa||Win||UD|
|19||Oct 21, 2016||33||Edina Kiss||Win||UD|
|18||Aug 13, 2016||33||Kimika Miyoshi||Win||UD|
|17||Apr 9, 2016||33||Tanwarat Saengiamjit||Win||KO6|
|16||Nov 21, 2015||32||Dayana Cordero||Draw||TD|
|15||Sep 11, 2015||32||Sandy Tsagouris||Loss||UD|
|14||Jun 13, 2015||32||Saranphat Sirisot||Win||TKO1|
|13||Jul 6, 2014||31||Bronwyn Wylie||Win||UD|
|12||May 17, 2014||31||Gentiane Lupi||Win||MD|
|11||Mar 1, 2014||31||Diana Prazak||Loss||TKO5|
|10||Jun 29, 2013||30||Gabisile Tshabalala||Win||KO7|
|9||May 5, 2013||30||Choi Hyun-mi||Loss||UD|
|8||Apr 4, 2013||30||Narelle Leahey||Win||UD|
|7||Oct 24, 2012||29||Pimchanok Ruamwong||Win||TKO3|
|6||Aug 24, 2012||29||Naruemol Ubuabon||Win||UD|
|5||Jun 29, 2012||29||Michelle Preston||Win||UD|
|4||Jun 3, 2012||29||Chuthaporn Pradissan||Win||TKO5|
|3||Mar 24, 2012||29||Pimchanok Ruamwong||Win||TKO3|
|2||Mar 2, 2012||29||Sara George||Loss||UD|
|1||Dec 15, 2011||28||Kelly O'Doherty||Win||TKO3|
Shannon O'Connell started boxing professionally at 28 years of age. She debuted against Kelly O'Doherty on December 15, 2011 and defeated O'Doherty via 3rd round TKO.
She had her first world title fight at the age of 30 on May 5, 2013 after 8 professional fights against Choi Hyun-mi for the WBA title. O'Connell lost to Hyun-mi via 10 round unanimous decision.
O'Connell's notable victories include wins over Sarah Higginson, Febriyanti Lubis, Sumalee Tongpootorn, Tanwarat Saengiamjit, Saranphat Sirisot, Gentiane Lupi, and Laura Soledad Griffa. For a complete list of O'Connell's best performances refer to Shannon O'Connell's best fights.
Her most recent fight was a non-title bout against Sarah Higginson on June 29, 2022. O'Connell won the fight via 1st round TKO. It's been 5 months and 9 days since this fight.
Shannon O'Connell's next fight is scheduled against fellow Australian boxer Ebanie Bridges for December 10, 2022 at the First Direct Arena, Leeds, England. She challenges Bridges' bantamweight IBF title.
Some of O'Connell's best wins so far are against Sarah Higginson, Febriyanti Lubis, Sumalee Tongpootorn, Tanwarat Saengiamjit, Saranphat Sirisot, Gentiane Lupi, and Laura Soledad Griffa
O'Connell has knocked out 11 of his 30 opponents so far. Her KO ratio currently stands at 36.7%. Of her total 23 wins, 11 of them have been via KO (47.8%).
Shannon O'Connell has had a total of six losses in 30 fights — two of them in title bouts and four in non-title bouts. She suffered her first loss against Sara George via 6 round UD in her 2nd fight. She has been stopped two times and lost four times via decision.
Helen Joseph, Marcela Eliana Acuña, Sandy Tsagouris, Diana Prazak, and Choi Hyun-mi are some of the boxers who have beaten O'Connell. For more details about these defeats, refer to All of Shannon O'Connell's losses.