was born on April 4, 1975 in Brazil. It is a professional mixed martial arts fighter and current champion of the middleweights in UFC, company in which currently competes. Also has competed in other organizations such as the now defunct PRIDE fighting championship and the Japan Shooto. Silva has won important victories in the UFC against wrestlers such as Dan Henderson, Forrest Griffin and Rich Franklin.
Nick Name: "The Spider"
Record: 27 - 4 - 0 (Win - Loss - Draw)
Height: 188 cm
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Style: Muay Thai / Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Date of birth: 14/04/1975