11/05/2019 · We look back at the career of Anderson Silva, one of the greatest mixed martial artists to ever step into the Octagon.
Anderson is a Brazilian mixed martial artist and former UFC Middleweight Champion. Silva was the UFC's longest reigning champion and also holds the longest winning and title defense streak in UFC history, with 16 consecutive wins and 10 title defenses, and is the consensus No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world according to ESPN, Sherdog,...
20/06/2021 · Anderson Silva has done the impossible many times during his legendary career, but now he can add a victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to his long list of accomplishments in combat sports.
19/06/2021 · Anderson Silva Getty Images. There was a lightness, a giddiness about Anderson Silva in the weeks leading up to his return to long-awaited boxing . “At this moment in my life, I’m just doing ...
27/12/2019 · The Rise of Anderson Silva. After the horrific leg injury inside the octagon, Silva stayed away from the sport for more than 2 years. A titanium rod was surgically implanted to repair Silva’s leg. Although fans hoped Silva would heal and come back to the sports, nobody could imagine how. Finally, the former middleweight champion made his UFC return against one of the most polarizing ...
Anderson da Silva is a Brazilian-American mixed martial artist. He is a former UFC Middleweight Champion and holds the record for the longest title reign in UFC history at... Wikipedia
- Born: Anderson da Silva, April 14, 1975, São Paulo, Brazil
- Other names: The Spider
- Residence: Los Angeles, California, United States
- Nationality: Brazilian, American
- Division: Middleweight, Light Heavyweight
- Fighting out of: Curitiba, Brazil
- Team: Chute Boxe Academy (1997–2003), Muay Thai Dream Team (2003–2006), Brazilian Top Team (2003–2006), Black House (2007–2013), Team Nogueira, Killer Bees Muay Thai College (Founded/Current Team)
- Trainer: Boxing: Josuel Distak and Luiz Dorea, Jiu-Jitsu: Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, Sylvio Behring and Ramon Lemos, Wrestling: Mark Muñoz, Muay Thai: Pedro Rizzo, Israel Gomes, Panantukan: Dan Inosanto
- Rank: Black prajied in Muay Thai, 3rd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Antônio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira, 5th dan black belt in Taekwondo, Yellow rope in Capoeira
- Years active: 1997–2020 (MMA), 1998, 2005, 2021–present (Boxing)
- Spouse: Dayane
- Children: 5
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