Jay
Silva
5-3-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 5-3-0
Summary: Stand-up & Striking

Fighter Info

From: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Age: 33
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
98
35% Successful
34
Types of Successful Strikes
0
34
71% Standing
21%
24
7
3
Striking Defense
40
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
1
1
Takedown Defense
38
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Chris Leben Jan 11, 2010
60 2 2 8 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jay Silva 15 0 0 0
Loss
CB Dollaway Sep 16, 2009
32 6 2 7 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Jay Silva 19 0 2 1

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I started training to fight after watching the first Ultimate Fighter show on Spike. I knew then and there that I could beat those guys, and that I could be a great fighter too.

Training: I’m training like never before – boxing in the AM, conditioning at 12pm, then Muay Thai or BJJ later.

What ranks and titles have you held? Grapplers Quest Champion - Heavyweight and Absolute 2006

Do you have any heroes?
My parents are my heroes for teaching me everything they know and taking good care of me.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
Fighting in the UFC is a dream come true. I feel like I have been working towards this my whole life. I promise not to let anybody down.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I started college but dropped out to follow my dream to be a fighter.

What was your job before you started fighting?
Security at a NYC club

Specific accomplishments in pro competition?
I finish fights. I have 4 wins by knockout and 1 by submission.

Ranks in any martial arts styles:
Purple Belt in Jiu Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique:
Arm Triangle

Favorite Striking technique:
Knees

Career

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