Erick
Silva
17-5-0, 1NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 17-5-0, 1NC
Summary: Kicks, takedowns

Fighter Info

From: Vila Velha, Espirito Santo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Vila Velha, Espirito Santo Brazil
Age: 30
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
191
55% Successful
106
Types of Successful Strikes
0
106
43% Standing
25%
32%
46
26
34
Striking Defense
38
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
7
43% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
7
5
0
Takedown Defense
54
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Erick Silva Dec 20, 2014
2 1 1 1 R1 Submission
Mike Rhodes 2 0 0 0
Loss
Matt Brown May 10, 2014
118 5 4 2 R3 KO/TKO
Erick Silva 25 0 1 1
Win
Erick Silva Feb 15, 2014
18 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Takenori Sato 0 0 0 0
Loss
Erick Silva Oct 9, 2013
28 0 0 0 R2 KO/TKO
Dong Hyun Kim 11 1 0 1
Win
Erick Silva Jun 8, 2013
0 0 1 1 R1 Submission
Jason High 0 0 0 0
Loss
Jon Fitch Oct 13, 2012
82 6 2 4 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Erick Silva 19 2 2 1
Win
Erick Silva Jun 8, 2012
10 0 2 1 R1 Submission
Charlie Brenneman 3 1 0 0
Win
Erick Silva Aug 27, 2011
4 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
Luis Ramos 4 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Training has been really tough and intense for this fight, and it was divided into the technical part and the physical conditioning - I had 2 to 3 sessions per day.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I turned pro in 2005. I love the competition.

What ranks and titles have you held? Jungle Fight Champion
 
Do you have any heroes? God.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the realization of a dream.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No.

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: Black belt in judo and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite striking technique: Muay Thai
• 10 wins by submission (inverted triangle armbar, 4 RNC, kneebar, 3 arm triangle, guillotine), four by knockout

• Has trained in the past with Anderson Silva, Jacare Souza, Team Nogueira, and Rafael Cavalcante
 
• 10 first round finishes

Career

Trained With

Minotauro Nogueira
Minotauro Nogueira
34-9-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Anderson Silva
Anderson Silva
33-6-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Luis Ramos
Luis Ramos
19-8-0
( W-L-D )

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