Felipe Silva - Official UFC® Profile
Felipe
Silva
8-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 8-1-0
Summary: Striking

Fighter Info

From: Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais Brazil
Fights Out Of: Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais Brazil
Age: 33
Height: 6' 0" ( 182 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 77"
Leg Reach 42"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
32
34% Successful
11
Types of Successful Strikes
0
11
55% Standing
27%
18%
6
3
2
Striking Defense
35
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
0
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
N/A
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Loss
Felipe Silva
Sep 2, 2017
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Felipe Silva
Aug 27, 2016
9
11
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: MMA training in the morning, cardio and strength in the afternoon, BJJ 3 times a week at night, Kickboxing 3 times a week at night
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? A friend of mine told me to do it. I started just for fun and I saw that I was good in it.

What ranks and titles have you held? Three-time Brazilian Kickboxing champion, two-time Minas Gerais State Kickboxing champion, two-time Brazilian Muay Thai champion

Do you have any heroes? God

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? Fighting in UFC is a dream coming true. It was a hard journey with a lot of doubters, and now that I am here, I will be able to prove that I belong.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Martial Arts instructor

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Undefeated in amateur kickboxing with over 30 fights

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? 45-3 pro record in kickboxing with 41 KOs

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ Purple Belt

Favorite grappling technique: Armbar

Favorite Striking technique: Body hook
• Pro since 2013

• Seven first round finishes

• Six wins by KO, one by submission (arm bar)

• Most recent pre-UFC win – TKO1 over UFC vet Anton Kuivanen on 5/13/16

Career

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