Born September 16th 1983, orthodox fighter Patrick Hyland started his career in September 2004 at the age of 21 and has now been pro for 11 years, fighting a total of 34 times. Hyland's longest KO streak is 3 fights long out of his 34 pro career fights.
In an impressive debut, Hyland kept his calm and defeated Dean Ward over 4 rounds via a judges decision. This was only the 4th time Ward had been taken the full distance. Hyland continued on his journey to success by fighting once in 2004, 4 times in 2005 and 12 times between 2006 and 2009 beating fighters such as John Gicharu, Paul Griffin and Abdul Tebazalwa in his next 17 fights.
Next was Craig Morgan on November 18th, 2005 where Hyland took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. In 2005 Hyland fought his next opponent Craig Morgan and defeated him via PTS. Hyland was the 3rd person to go the distance with Morgan. 8 wins followed where Hyland went on to be the 3rd person to stop Paul Griffin, first to stop Lajos Beller and 2nd person to stop Robin Deakin.
Furthering his career, Hyland fought John Gicharu on September 6th, 2008 and advanced his winning streak to 14 wins. Hyland was the first person to stop John Gicharu and he did it in the 1st round via TKO. Hyland's win streak of 14 rose to 27 following 13 great wins, becoming the 2nd person to stop Fabrizio Trotta (Round 4 TKO), 3rd person to stop Mickey Coveney (Round 7 TKO) and 7th person to stop Frankie Archuleta (Round 4 TKO).
Unfortunately, the first defeat of Hyland's career came against Javier Fortuna on December 8th, 2012 in Hyland's 28th professional fight. Hyland's first defeat came over the full distance against Javier Fortuna on December 8th, 2012. The fight went to the judges in a UD loss for Hyland. 4 wins followed where Hyland went on to be the 4th person to go the distance with Oszkar Fiko, 2nd person to stop Noel Echevarria and 6th person to stop David Martinez.
Hyland's career took a knock with a loss against Gary Russell jr on April 16th, 2016 taking his record to 31-2-0. Being outclassed early, Hyland struggled to get going in this 12 round fight and received the first stoppage defeat of his career at the hands of Russell jr. The fight went 2 rounds before ending via a TKO defeat.
Hyland's next defeat of his career came against Josh Warrington on July 30th, 2016. A great performance by opponent Warrington added a 2nd stoppage defeat to Hyland's career. Hyland was outmatched and the fight was brought to a halt in round 9 via TKO.