Antonio
Silva
19-7-0, 1NC( W-L-D )
Current Rank: #11 Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night / 1 Knockout of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 17 fights.
Record: 19-7-0, 1NC
Summary: Agility, strength, and technique

Fighter Info

Nickname: Bigfoot
From: Brasilia Brazil
Fights Out Of: Deerfield Beach, Florida USA
Age: 35
Height: 6' 4" ( 193 cm )
Weight: 264 lb ( 119 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
303
52% Successful
158
Types of Successful Strikes
0
158
63% Standing
25%
13%
99
39
20
Striking Defense
52
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
8
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
3
0
Takedown Defense
66
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Antonio Silva
Nov 14, 2015
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Win
Antonio Silva
Aug 1, 2015
16
19
0
1
0
0
0
1
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Antonio Silva
Feb 22, 2015
1
10
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Antonio Silva
Sep 13, 2014
6
13
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
DRAW
Antonio Silva
Dec 6, 2013
103
97
2
0
0
0
1
3
R5 Decision - Majority
Fight of the Night
Antonio Silva
May 25, 2013
18
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Antonio Silva
Feb 2, 2013
51
21
1
0
0
0
1
0
R3 KO/TKO
Knockout of the Night
Win
Antonio Silva
Oct 5, 2012
8
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Antonio Silva
May 26, 2012
28
1
1
0
0
0
4
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Antonio Silva
Strikeforce - Barnett vs. Kharitonov
Sep 10, 2011
6
15
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Fedor Emelianenko
Antonio Silva
Strikeforce - Fedor vs. Silva
Feb 12, 2011
15
28
0
2
3
3
2
6
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Win
Antonio Silva
Strikeforce - Henderson vs. Babalu
Dec 4, 2010
17
28
1
0
1
0
3
1
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Antonio Silva
Strikeforce - Heavy Artillery
May 15, 2010
30
47
0
2
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Antonio Silva
Strikeforce - Fedor vs. Rogers
Nov 7, 2009
28
24
3
0
0
0
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Antonio Silva
EliteXC - Unfinished Business
Jul 26, 2008
34
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Antonio Silva
EliteXC - Street Certified
Feb 16, 2008
29
15
1
2
1
0
4
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Antonio Silva
EliteXC - Renegade
Nov 10, 2007
23
0
0
0
2
0
3
0
R1 Submission
Win
Antonio Silva
EliteXC - Destiny
Feb 10, 2007
21
2
1
0
1
0
1
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: Strength and Physical Conditioning in the Morning, Technical work in the Afternoon.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I made my pro debut in 2005.

What ranks and titles have you held? I was Cage Rage and Cage Warrior SHW champion, and Pro Elite Champion.

Do you have any heroes? Minotauro Nogueira

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

What was your job before you started fighting? I was an armored car security guard.

Ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ black belt

Favorite grappling technique: Arm triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Flying Knee

• Pro since 2005


• 15 wins by knockout, two by submission (arm triangle, RNC)


• Owns 2011 TKO win over Fedor Emelianenko


• Has wins over former UFC champions Andrei Arlovski and Ricco Rodriguez. Has also defeated Justin Eilers, Cabbage Correira, Mike Kyle, and Tom Erikson


• Has won six of his last 12

Career

Trained With

Minotauro Nogueira
Minotauro Nogueira
34-10-1, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Junior Dos Santos
Junior Dos Santos
17-3-0
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Cain Velasquez
Cain Velasquez
13-2-0
( W-L-D )
Travis Browne
Travis Browne
17-3-1
( W-L-D )

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