Erick
Silva
18-5-0, 1NC( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 10 fights.
Record: 18-5-0, 1NC
Summary: Kicks, takedowns

Fighter Info

From: Vila Velha, Espirito Santo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Vila Velha, Espirito Santo Brazil
Age: 31
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
233
55% Successful
128
Types of Successful Strikes
0
128
44% Standing
21%
35% Ground
56
27
45
Striking Defense
41
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
8
38% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
8
5
0
Takedown Defense
61
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Erick Silva
Mar 21, 2015
14
4
0
0
1
0
0
0
R1 Submission
Win
Erick Silva
Dec 20, 2014
2
2
1
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Erick Silva
May 10, 2014
118
25
5
0
4
1
2
1
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Erick Silva
Feb 15, 2014
18
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Erick Silva
Oct 9, 2013
28
11
0
1
0
0
0
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Erick Silva
Jun 8, 2013
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Erick Silva
Oct 13, 2012
82
19
6
2
2
2
4
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Erick Silva
Jun 8, 2012
10
3
0
1
2
0
1
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Erick Silva
Jan 14, 2012
8
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 DQ
Win
Erick Silva
Aug 27, 2011
4
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

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
• 11 wins by submission (inverted triangle armbar, 4 RNC, kneebar, 3 arm triangle, 2 guillotine), four by knockout

• Has trained in the past with Anderson Silva, Jacare Souza, Team Nogueira, and Rafael Cavalcante
 
• 11 first round finishes
 
• Has won three of his last four and two straight

• Has trained with Anderson Silva, Jacare Souza, Team Nogueira, and Rafael Cavalcante

• Loss to Prater snapped 10 fight unbeaten streak (9-0, 1 NC)

Career

Trained With

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

Key Opponents

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

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