Anderson Silva

Anderson da Silva is a Brazilian-American professional mixed martial artist. He is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He is a former UFC Middleweight Champion and holds the... 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
  • Style:  Muay Thai, Wing Chun, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Taekwondo, Capoeira
  • 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
  • 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–present (MMA)
  • Spouse:  Dayane
  • Children:  5
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo