Leandro
Silva
18-2-1, 1NC( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 18-2-1, 1NC
Summary: Striking and jiu-jitsu

Fighter Info

Nickname: Buscape
From: Sao Paulo Brazil
Fights Out Of: Sao Paulo Brazil
Age: 29
Height: 5' 9" ( 175 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
231
58% Successful
133
Types of Successful Strikes
0
133
86% Standing
14%
115
18
Striking Defense
61
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
27
37% Successful
10
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
11
0
Takedown Defense
58
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
Win
Leandro Silva
Lewis Gonzalez
Jun 27, 2015
28
21
3
2
0
0
3
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
NO CONTEST
Leandro Silva
Mar 21, 2015
25
22
2
0
1
0
2
0
R2 Overturned
Win
Leandro Silva
Nov 8, 2014
4
4
1
3
1
0
2
1
R1 Submission Performance of the Night
Loss
Leandro Silva
Sep 13, 2014
36
26
0
4
0
1
1
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Leandro Silva
Jun 8, 2013
33
50
3
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: I start my day doing ballet, karate, jiu-jitsu, boxing, wrestling and end up the day doing Muay Thai.

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 20, I started muay Thai. Then I started MMA a couple of years later.

What ranks and titles have you held? I am PFC and NITRIX champ, jiu-jitsu black belt under Rocian Gracie

Do you have any heroes? My teammates at Chute Boxe.

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? No

What was your job before you started fighting? I teach at a Muay Thai gym.

Favorite grappling technique: Choke

Favorite striking technique: Left Hook

• Pro since 2008

• Has won eight of his last nine

• Owns March 2013 win over UFC vet Chris Wilson

• 11 wins by submission (6 RNC, 2 guillotine, 2 arm triangle, armbar)

• One KO win

• Five first round finishes

• Origin of nickname: “It's a character from the movie City of God.”

• Now on a two fight winning streak

Career

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