Joaquim Silva - Official UFC Fighter Profile
Joaquim
Silva
10-1-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 3 fights.
Record: 10-1-0
Summary: Boxing

Fighter Info

Nickname: Netto BJJ
From: Anapolis, Goias Brazil
Fights Out Of: Curitiba Brasil
Age: 28
Height: 5' 8" ( 172 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )
Reach 69"
Leg Reach 39"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
312
30% Successful
95
Types of Successful Strikes
0
95
79% Standing
14%
75
7
13
Striking Defense
63
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
Not Available
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
3
0
Takedown Defense
63
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Joaquim Silva
May 28, 2017
26
40
5
0
0
1
2
3
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Joaquim Silva
Jul 8, 2016
6
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Joaquim Silva
Sep 5, 2015
49
58
0
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split

Biography

TRAINING: Three times a day, six days a week
 
When and why did you start training for fighting? I saw a UFC video with Royce (Gracie) back in my hometown and I knew I had to give it a try.

What ranks and titles have you held? State Muay Thai champion, Center east national JJ Champion at purple and brown belts.

Do you have any heroes? Jesus Christ

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

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I studied physical education for a few years but couldn’t do it with my training schedule so I had to drop out. I was missing about three semesters for graduation.

What was your job before you started fighting? I was in the Brazilian Air Force before moving full-time into MMA.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? I have a six-second KO; it might be one of the quickest ever here in Brazil.

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: BJJ black belt, Muay Thai Black kruang (Brazilians have ranks for Muay Thai)

Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke

Favorite Striking technique: Overhand punch
  • Team Shogun on TUF Brazil 4

 

  • Pro since 2010

 

  • Five wins by KO, three by submission (RNC, 2 armbar) – has finished all but two of his wins, with all finishes coming in the first round

Career

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