Anderson da Silva was born on April 14, 1975, and known as The Spider. He is a Brazilian MMA and former and former UFC Middleweight Champion. He currently ranked 6th in UFC Champions Middleweight Champion and has the longest streak of holding the title in UFC history. UFC president and MMA professionals have called Silva the great MMA of all the time. Silva and Dayane have three sons and two daughters. In addition to this professional career, he worked in the featured film Never Surrender as an underground cage fighter.
He belonged to a low-income family and spent his childhood with his uncle and aunt. In an interview, Silva said that Jit-Jitsu was a very elite thing in Brazil and he started learning the Jit-Jitsu by watching his neighborhood kids, and I had to learn it y my own. At the age of thirteen, his family finally got some money to take him admission in training school.
Silva first fought with his Brazilian country mate for the Welterweight category and won a couple of matches in the tournament. Silva then loses his first match against Luiz Azeredo but then made a comeback by winning nine consecutive matches. In 2002, he signed with Pride Fighting Championship and cage fighting where he won matches against Diet Butcher, Carlos Newton, and Daiju Takase. Silva played a promotion match in Rumble on Rock against Yushin Okami too. In 2006 Silva has been signed by UFC for a multi-fight contract and his accuracy of striking the opponent was 85%. He set many records in UFC. Silva MMA record is winning 34 matches out of 43, and the name of his team is Black House. He also played a total of 2 matches in boxing and won 1 of them.
The Net worth of Silva is 18 million dollars. The source of income is MMA/UFC, sponsorships, and his car showroom.