Pat Barrett (age 19) was a orthodox boxer with a record of 37 wins, 4 losses, 1 draws. Starting his career on May 1987 at age 19, Pat Barrett fought 42 times over 7 years as a pro. He started his best winning streak on May 1987 however, this came to an end on December 1991. In this period he won a total of 25 fights.
A calm Barrett made the statement he was hoping for in a 6 round fight against Gary Barron. Claiming the only stoppage defeat of Barron's career in round 6 of the fight via TKO. Barrett continued his pro journey, which was mostly successful at this point, by fighting 21 fights following his debut. Fights against boxers such as John Rafuse, Dave Mccabe and Tony Willis followed including 7 times in 1987 and 5 times in 1989.
Barrett went into his next fight against Paul Burke on June 1st, 1987 with a career record of 2 wins. Barrett's first defeat came over the full distance against Paul Burke on June 1st, 1987. The fight went to the judges in a PTS loss for Barrett. 15 wins followed where Barrett went on to fight Dave Haggerty, Dave Mccabe and Iskender Savas amongst others, prolonging his win streak.
Pushing his career further, Barrett fought Sugar Gibiliru on April 11th, 1989 adding to his winning record. Becoming the first person to stop Sugar Gibiliru, Barrett beat Gibiliru via KO in the 8th round of a 10 round fight. 7 wins followed where Barrett went on to be the 3rd person to stop Tony Willis (Round 9 KO), 3rd person to stop John Rafuse and 6th person to go the distance with Robert Harkin.
Efrem Calamati was Barrett's next fight on August 24th, 1990 and also the next win in his career via KO. This took his record to 25-1-1 showing a mainly successful career to date. Calamati was stopped in the 4th round via KO meaning Barrett was the first person to stop this opponent. Barrett then went on to win a further 4 fights taking his record to 29 wins, 1 losses and 1 draws.
On March 11th, 1994, Barrett was in action again with a win via TKO against Donnie Parker taking his mostly successful record to 36-4-1. The win happened in the 4th round of a 8 round fight via TKO.
Pat Barrett went into his fight with Marino Monteyne on December 25th, 1994 with 36 wins and he added another win to his record taking it to 37 wins by beating Monteyne. In a difficult fight, Barrett put on a display of his technical boxing ability over the 8 rounds. Barrett won via PTS and ended his career at 37-4-1 in November 2018.