Rick Skelton started off his pro career aged 18 and currently has a record of 14-1-0. Skelton now looks to build on the experience gained in his first 15 fights. Between June 2012 and February 2015, Skelton had his longest winning streak of 13 fights. In his 15 fights, his longest KO streak is 1 fights long.
In his first fight in June 2012, Skelton defeated Jason Nesbitt in a 6 round fight. The fight went the full distance and secured Skelton his first win and distance win to kick of his pro career. Maintaining a successful start proved easy for Skelton with a further 8 wins, beating boxers such as Simone Lucas, Max Maxwell and Dee Mitchell.
On June 7th, 2013 Skelton fought and beat Simon Jenkinson (1-4-1) to continue his unbeaten streak. Skelton was the 5th person to go the distance with Jenkinson. Skelton fought Simon Jenkinson in 2013, the result was via PTS. Skelton's win streak of 5 rose to 9 following 4 great wins, becoming the 28th person to defeat Max Maxwell, 14th person to beat Gary Boulden and 20th person to defeat Simone Lucas.
On September 20th, 2014 Skelton fought and beat James Lilley (6-4-0) to continue his unbeaten streak. Skelton was the 2nd person to stop James and he did it in the 4th round via TKO. Skelton took on another 2 opponents next, racking up wins against Robert Studzinski and William Warburton.
Bradley Pryce was up next for Skelton on February 28th, 2015. Skelton continued with his winning streak by beating Pryce. Skelton's PTS win against Bradley Pryce came via judges decision of a 10 round fight. Skelton became the 18th person to defeat Pryce and secured a great win.
Taking the first knock of his career, Skelton fought Gary Corcoran on September 26th, 2015 and was defeated by Corcoran. On September 26th, 2015, Skelton took on and was defeated over the distance by Gary Corcoran in his first career defeat. Skelton lost via PTS in a valiant effort.
Rick Skelton added another win to his record by beating Unknown on May 28th, 2016, upping his record to 14 wins. Skelton became only the 165th person to defeat Unknown in his 269 long fight career, taking his win tally to 14 via the judges decision (PTS, round 4).