Shannon "The Cannon" Ritch is a Professional MMA Fighter, Boxer, Professional Wrestler, Grappler, Actor, Pro am Golfer and Kick Boxer.
He is known for being the former Gladiator's Challenge Heavyweight Champion, KOTC Middleweight Champion and IFC Champion.
Shannon started fighting in 1991, became a professional competitor in 1998 and has competed for MFC, Pancrase, K-1, PRIDE, Rebel Fighting Championship, King of the Cage and WEC.
In his total fight time he has 112 wins, 88 loses and 2 draws. His documented fights he has 56 wins, 81 losses and 4 draws.
He holds a 2-1 record in bare knuckle boxing with all of his wins coming by way of knockout and is ranked #2 heavyweight bare knuckle fighter in the UK and ranked #12 in China as a light heavyweight.
He found success as a grappler winning multiple NAGA, Grapplers Quest and ABU Dhabi Combat Club competitions. Most recently winning a gold medal in the super heavyweight division at the Grand Canyon 2017 BJJ Open in Arizona, 2 gold medals in Gi and No-Gi heavyweight master's division at the 2017 SJJIF World's in Long Beach and a silver medal at the '17 Arizona State BJJ Championships.
As an avid golf player Ritch won 1st place in many state and pro am competitions in Arizona.(2017)
Shannon has been in such TV shows as iCarly as a MMA fighter, CSI Las Vegas (Thug #2), Walker Texas Ranger and has 2 movies out this year. "Bullets, Blades and Blood"(2017) is straight to DVD and "No Way Out" (2018) which is directed by Jeffrey D. Parker.
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