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Age 30
Gender Male
Height 5' 11"
Weight 175 lbs.

David Rickels is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 20 wins, 5 losses and 0 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 20-5-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 8 years, 9 months, 16 days
Rounds Fought 44.9
Avg. Fights/Year 2.9
Longest Layoff 1 year
Quickest Turnaround 4 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 7 5 8
Losses 4 0 1
Finish Rate 60.0%
Finished Rate 80.0%
Win by Decision Rate 40.0%
Loss by Decision Rate 20.0%
Win by KO Rate 35.0%
Loss by KO Rate 80.0%
Win by SUB Rate 25.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Win

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:22
Fastest KO 00:22
Fastest SUB 02:15
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.9
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 09:27
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.4
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 07:05
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Weightclass Opponent Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 11/30/2018 W WW
(170.0 vs. 168.2)
Guilherme Bomba Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 210
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 05/25/2018 L WW
(170.5 vs. 170.4)
Michael Page TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 200
2 0:43
Official MMA Fight Results 12/01/2017 W WW
(160.7 vs. 160.6)
Adam Piccolotti Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 189
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/27/2017 W WW
(170.3 vs. 169.8)
Aaron Derrow TKO/RSC
Bellator MMA 171
3 0:44
Official MMA Fight Results 07/22/2016 NC LW
(155.8 vs. 157.9*)
Melvin Guillard No Contest
Bellator MMA 159
1 2:14
Official MMA Fight Results 02/26/2016 W LW
(156.0 vs. 155.8)
Bobby Cooper TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 150
1 3:49
Official MMA Fight Results 11/06/2015 L LW
(155.8 vs. 155.8)
Mike Chandler, Jr. TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 145
2 3:05
Official MMA Fight Results 06/26/2015 NC LW
(155.9 vs. 155.4)
John Alessio No Contest
Bellator MMA 139
1 2:24
Official MMA Fight Results 10/24/2014 W LW
(155.6 vs. 155.7)
Davi Ramos Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 130
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/21/2014 L LW
(155.0 vs. 156.0)
Patricky Freire KO
Bellator MMA 113: Vegh vs. Newton
2 0:54
Official MMA Fight Results 10/11/2013 W LW
(155.0 vs. 155.0)
JJ Ambrose TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 103
3 2:37
Official MMA Fight Results 07/31/2013 L LW
(154.6 vs. 154.6)
Mike Chandler, Jr. KO
Bellator 07/31/13
1 0:44
Official MMA Fight Results 03/28/2013 W LW
(155.8 vs. 155.7)
Saad Awad TKO/RSC
Bellator MMA 94
2 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 02/28/2013 W LW
(155.7 vs. 155.6)
Jason Fischer Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 02/28/13
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 01/31/2013 W LW
(155.4 vs. 154.2)
Lloyd Woodard Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 87
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 11/30/2012 W WW
(159.8 vs. 159.4)
Jason Fischer Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 82
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 05/18/2012 L WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Karl Amoussou Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 69
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 03/30/2012 W WW Jordan Smith TKO/RSC
Bellator Fighting Championships 63
1 0:22
Official MMA Fight Results 10/08/2011 W WW
(170.0 vs. 171.0)
Levi Avera Submission
Bellator Fighting Championships 53
2 1:06
Official MMA Fight Results 07/16/2011 W WW
(169.0 vs. 170.0)
Kody Frank Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Hotter Than Hell Fight Night
5
Official MMA Fight Results 05/07/2011 W MW
(177.6 vs. 178.2)
Rich Bouphanouvong Submission
Bellator Fighting Championships 43
2 1:11
Official MMA Fight Results 04/09/2011 W WW
(169.0 vs. 169.0)
Dylan Smith Submission (Triangle Choke)
Bellator Fighting Championships 40
1 3:32
NSF 02/25/2011 W WW Aaron Fondry Decision (Split Decision)
Friday Night Fights New England: Burlington
3 5:00
NSF 10/22/2010 W Charles Jones KO
C3 Fights 10/22/10
2 2:19
Official MMA Fight Results 08/14/2010 W Kelly Allen Submission (Choke)
Eye Win 8/14/10
1 3:31
Official MMA Fight Results 06/19/2010 W WW
(174.0* vs. 176.0*)
Michael Glenn Submission (Arm Bar)
Devastation
1 2:15
Official MMA Fight Results 02/13/2010 W MW
(178.0 vs. 184.0)
Chris Evinger TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Valentines Day Massacre 2/13/10
1 2:40
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class

Amateur Career Statistics

Amateur Record 8-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 1 year, 9 months, 14 days
Rounds Fought 12.1
Avg. Fights/Year 5.1
Longest Layoff 5 months, 11 days
Quickest Turnaround 4 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 2 5 1
Losses 1 0 0
Finish Rate 87.5%
Finished Rate 100.0%
Win by Decision Rate 12.5%
Loss by Decision Rate 0.0%
Win by KO Rate 25.0%
Loss by KO Rate 100.0%
Win by SUB Rate 62.5%
Loss by SUB Rate 0.0%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

6 Wins

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:28
Fastest KO 01:53
Fastest SUB 00:28
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.5
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 04:23
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 0.4
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 01:09
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Amateur Fight Record

Date Weightclass Opponent Method Round Time
Official MMA Fight Results 08/01/2009 W WW
(173.0* vs. 169.0)
Danny Grayson TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Breaking Point 8/1/09
1 1:53
Official MMA Fight Results 06/27/2009 W WW
(172.0* vs. 169.0)
Christopher Sutton-Kearn Submission (Triangle Choke)
Summer MMA Madness
2 1:27
Official MMA Fight Results 04/04/2009 W WW
(169.0 vs. 170.0)
Wes Lubberts Submission (Strikes)
Kansas Super Fights
1 0:40
Official MMA Fight Results 11/22/2008 W WW
(171.0 vs. 171.0)
Darrell Dancy Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Havic Fighting
1 0:28
Official MMA Fight Results 08/16/2008 W WW
(169.0 vs. 170.2)
Shane Sake Submission (Strikes)
Link Fighting Championship II
1 1:57
NSF 07/19/2008 W Earnest Freeman Submission (Arm Bar)
Fight for Honor 7/19/08
2 2:33
Official MMA Fight Results 05/10/2008 L WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Frank Crim TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Link Fighting Championship
1 1:09
Official MMA Fight Results 03/29/2008 W WW
(169.0 vs. 169.0)
Tristan Granberry Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Wichita, KS 3/29/08 UNK
3 5:00
Official MMA Fight Results 10/18/2007 W WW
(170.0 vs. 170.0)
Jim Grahm KO
Cage of Honre America Pup
2 0:12
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class