David
Rickels

  • Age:
    32
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Of:
    KS

Stats

W-L-D
21-6-0
(T)KO
8-4
SUB
5-1
  • Age:
    32
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    175
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    KS

Stats

W-L-D
21-6-0
(T)KO
8-4
SUB
5-1

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:22
  • Fastest KO:
    00:22
  • Fastest SUB:
    02:15

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    61.9%
  • Finished Rate:
    83.3%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    38.1%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    16.7%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    38.1%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    66.7%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    23.8%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    16.7%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    21-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    9 years, 6 months, 10 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    49.4
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.8
  • Longest Layoff:
    1 years, 0 month, 13 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    1 months,

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.9
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    09:38
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    1.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    07:25

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
08/24/2019
Loss
21-5-0
Yaroslav Amosov
(21-0-0)
Middleweight
175 vs 175
Submission (Choke)
Bellator MMA 225
2 04:05
03/29/2019
Win
20-5-0
AJ Matthews
(8-8-0)
Welterweight
170.8 vs 170
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
Bellator MMA 219
3 03:24
11/30/2018
Win
19-5-0
Guilherme Bomba
(10-4-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 168.2
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 210
3 05:00
05/25/2018
Loss
19-4-0
Michael Page
(12-0-0)
Welterweight
170.5 vs 170.4
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 200
2 00:43
12/01/2017
Win
18-4-0
Adam Piccolotti
(9-1-0)
Welterweight
160.7 vs 160.6
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 189
3 05:00
01/27/2017
Win
17-4-0
Aaron Derrow
(13-8-0)
Welterweight
170.3 vs 169.8
TKO/RSC
Bellator MMA 171
3 00:44
07/22/2016
NC
17-4-0
Melvin Guillard
(30-16-2)
Lightweight
155.8 vs 157.9
No Contest
Bellator MMA 159
1 02:14
02/26/2016
Win
16-4-0
Bobby Cooper
(12-5-0)
Lightweight
156 vs 155.8
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 150
1 03:49
11/06/2015
Loss
16-3-0
Mike Chandler, Jr.
(13-3-0)
Lightweight
155.8 vs 155.8
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 145
2 03:05
06/26/2015
NC
16-3-0
John Alessio
(34-18-0)
Lightweight
155.9 vs 155.4
No Contest
Bellator MMA 139
1 02:24
10/24/2014
Win
15-3-0
Davi Ramos
(3-0-0)
Lightweight
155.6 vs 155.7
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 130
3 05:00
03/21/2014
Loss
15-2-0
Patricky Freire
(11-5-0)
Lightweight
155 vs 156
KO
Bellator MMA 113: Vegh vs. Newton
2 00:54
10/11/2013
Win
14-2-0
JJ Ambrose
(18-5-1)
Lightweight
155 vs 155
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Bellator MMA 103
3 02:37
07/31/2013
Loss
14-1-0
Mike Chandler, Jr.
(11-0-0)
Lightweight
154.6 vs 154.6
KO
Bellator 07/31/13
1 00:44
03/28/2013
Win
13-1-0
Saad Awad
(14-4-0)
Lightweight
155.8 vs 155.7
TKO/RSC
Bellator MMA 94
2 05:00
02/28/2013
Win
12-1-0
Jason Fischer
(6-1-0)
Lightweight
155.7 vs 155.6
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 02/28/13
3 05:00
01/31/2013
Win
11-1-0
Lloyd Woodard
(12-2-0)
Lightweight
155.4 vs 154.2
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 87
3 05:00
11/30/2012
Win
10-1-0
Jason Fischer
(5-0-0)
Welterweight
159.8 vs 159.4
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 82
3 05:00
05/18/2012
Loss
10-0-0
Karl Amoussou
(15-4-2)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
Decision (Split Decision)
Bellator Fighting Championships 69
3 05:00
03/30/2012
Win
9-0-0
Jordan Smith
(15-2-1)
Welterweight
TKO/RSC
Bellator Fighting Championships 63
1 00:22
10/08/2011
Win
8-0-0
Levi Avera
(15-9-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 171
Submission
Bellator Fighting Championships 53
2 01:06
07/16/2011
Win
7-0-0
Kody Frank
(4-3-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 170
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Hotter Than Hell Fight Night
5 00:00
05/07/2011
Win
6-0-0
Rich Bouphanouvong
(1-3-0)
Middleweight
177.6 vs 178.2
Submission
Bellator Fighting Championships 43
2 01:11
04/09/2011
Win
5-0-0
Dylan Smith
(6-1-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 169
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Bellator Fighting Championships 40
1 03:32
NSF
02/25/2011
Win
4-0-0
Aaron Fondry
(1-1-0)
Welterweight
Decision (Split Decision)
Friday Night Fights New England: Burlington
3 05:00
NSF
10/22/2010
Win
3-0-0
Charles Jones
(6-2-0)

KO
C3 Fights 10/22/10
2 02:19
08/14/2010
Win
2-0-0
Kelly Allen
(0-1-0)

Submission (Choke)
Eye Win 8/14/10
1 03:31
06/19/2010
Win
1-0-0
Michael Glenn
(0-1-0)
Welterweight
174 vs 176
Submission (Arm Bar)
Devastation
1 02:15
02/13/2010
Win
0-0-0
Chris Evinger
(0-1-0)
Middleweight
178 vs 184
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Valentines Day Massacre 2/13/10
1 02:40

* 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

Current Streak

  • Wins:
    6

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:28
  • Fastest KO:
    01:53
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:28

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    87.5%
  • Finished Rate:
    100%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    12.5%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    0%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    25%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    100%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    62.5%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    8-1-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    1 years, 9 months, 14 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    12.1
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    5.1
  • Longest Layoff:
    0 years, 5 month, 11 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    28 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.5
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    04:23
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    0.4
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    01:09

Amateur Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
08/01/2009
Win
7-1-0
Danny Grayson
(0-4-0)
Welterweight
173 vs 169
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Breaking Point 8/1/09
1 01:53
06/27/2009
Win
6-1-0
Christopher Sutton-Kearn
(3-1-0)
Welterweight
172 vs 169
Submission (Triangle Choke)
Summer MMA Madness
2 01:27
04/04/2009
Win
5-1-0
Wes Lubberts
(3-13-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 170
Submission (Strikes)
Kansas Super Fights
1 00:40
11/22/2008
Win
4-1-0
Darrell Dancy
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
171 vs 171
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Havic Fighting
1 00:28
08/16/2008
Win
3-1-0
Shane Sake
(0-1-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 170.2
Submission (Strikes)
Link Fighting Championship II
1 01:57
NSF
07/19/2008
Win
2-1-0
Earnest Freeman
(2-1-0)

Submission (Arm Bar)
Fight for Honor 7/19/08
2 02:33
05/10/2008
Loss
2-0-0
Frank Crim
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Link Fighting Championship
1 01:09
03/29/2008
Win
1-0-0
Tristan Granberry
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
169 vs 169
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Wichita, KS 3/29/08 UNK
3 05:00
10/18/2007
Win
0-0-0
Jim Grahm
(0-0-0)
Welterweight
170 vs 170
KO
Cage of Honre America Pup
2 00:12

* 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