After a debut fight on August 2009, Sullivan Barrera (age 36) has now built a record of 20 wins, 1 losses, 0 draws over a 21 fight career so far. Barrera's longest win streak is 17 fights between August 2009 and December 2015. His longest KO streak in his 21 fights is 6 fights long.
Barrera proved he was made for the pro ranks in his debut against Anthony Adorno, becoming the first person in Adorno's 0 fights to stop him. The fight ended in round 1 of 4. Continuing on from his successful debut, Barrera continued his winning streak by winning his next 11 fights. In this time he fought and beat Damar Singleton, Epifanio Mendoza and Frank Paines to name just a few, fighting once in 2009, 5 times in 2010 and 5 times between 2011 and 2014.
Furthering his career, Barrera fought Frank Paines on June 24th, 2011 and advanced his winning streak to 8 wins. Barrera was the first person to stop Frank Paines and he did it in the 2nd round via KO. Barrera's win streak of 8 rose to 16 following 8 great wins, becoming the first to stop Lee Campbell, 2nd person to stop Rowland Bryant (Round 4 RTD) and 3rd person to stop Jeff Lacy.
Barrera then went on to fight and beat Karo Murat on December 12th, 2015 maintaining his unbeaten record. Murat was stopped in the 5th round via KO meaning Barrera was the 2nd person to stop this opponent.
The first defeat of Barrera's career came against Andre Ward on March 26th, 2016. This took his career record to 17-1-0. Barrera's technical boxing ability was put to the test as he got outpointed in the 12 round fight against the better man. Ward gave Barrera his first professional loss of his 18 fight career to date.
Vyacheslav Shabranskyy was the next fight for Barrera on December 16th, 2016 and also his next career win. Barrera's fight against Vyacheslav Shabranskyy came in the 7th round of a 10 round fight via KO. Barrera became the first person to stop Shabranskyy.
Barrera went into his next career fight with a record of 18-1-0 and took this to 19 wins with a win against Paul Parker on April 15th, 2017. Barrera's fight against Paul Parker came in the 5th round of a 10 round fight via TKO. Barrera became the first person to stop Parker.
In Barrera's most recent fight, Joe Smith jr was handed a beating by Barrera on July 15th, 2017 to ensure his win record increased further again to 20 wins. Barrera became only the 2nd person to defeat Joe Smith jr in his 24 long fight career, taking his win tally to 20 via the judges decision (UD, round 10).