Pro Record: 15-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Age: 41
Sex: Male
Height: 6 Feet. 0 Inch(es).
Weight: 240 lbs.
Out of: Curitiba, Parana

Assuerio Silva's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 10/17/2009 Loss Geronimo dos Santos Jungle Fight 16 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 1:01
NSF 08/30/2009 Win David Anderton Boa Vista Combat 1 Submission Guillotine Choke 2 0:32
NSF 07/12/2008 Win Terrell Dees Jungle Fight 10 Submission 1 1:42
NSF 05/30/2007 Win Tatsuya Mizuno Pancrase: 2007 Rising Tour TKO/RSC 2 2:08
04/21/2007 Loss Cheick Kongo UFC 70: Nations Collide Decision Majority Decision 5
NSF 12/17/2006 Win Igor Pokrajac Jungle Fight 7 Decision Split Decision 3
NSF 11/09/2006 Win Eduardo Maiorino Showfight 5 KO 1
05/27/2006 Loss Brandon Vera UFC 60: Hughes vs. Gracie Submission Guillotine Choke 1 2:39
01/16/2006 Loss Tim Sylvia UFC Fight Night 3 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 10/23/2004 Win Alessio Sakara Jungle Fight 3 Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 05/15/2004 Win Fabiano Scherner Jungle Fight 2 Submission Guillotine Choke 2
NSF 10/05/2003 Loss Aleksander Emelianenko Pride: Bushido 1 Decision Split Decision 2
NSF 08/01/2003 TBD Fabiano Scherner Meca Vale Tudo 9
NSF 09/24/2001 Win Yoshihisa Yamamoto Pride 16: Beasts From The East TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage 1
NSF 07/29/2001 Win Valentijn Overeem Pride 15: Raging Rumble Submission Heel Hook 1 2:47
NSF 06/09/2001 Win Walter Farias Meca Vale Tudo 5 KO 1
NSF 12/16/2000 Win Pedro Otavio-Cesar Meca Vale Tudo 4 Submission Verbal Submission 2
NSF 08/12/2000 Win Mamute Meca Vale Tudo 2 Submission Strikes 1 4:28
NSF 11/20/1999 Win Leopoldo Serao Desafio: BadBoy de ValeTudo 2 KO 0:00
NSF 11/20/1999 Win Luis Alberto Desafio: BadBoy de ValeTudo 2 Submission Vebal Submission 0:00
NSF 02/02/1999 Loss Mikhail Avetisyan World Vale Tudo Championship 7 TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage from a Cut 1 8:58
NSF 10/18/1998 Win Waldir dos Anjos Brazilian Vale Tudo 12 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 11:07
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

Fighter Bio


Assuerio Silva (June 18, 1974 in Mossoro, Brazil) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist currently competing in the UFC's heavyweight division.

Silva holds a professional fight record of 12-5-01, the majority of his wins coming via submission. He fought three times in Pride FC in 2001, winning twice. However, after signing a three-fight contract with UFC he was less successful, losing all his fights to Tim Sylvia, Brandon Vera and Cheick Kongo.

His height is 6 ft 1 in and he weighs 238 pounds, and he holds black belts in Muay Thai and Karate. In addition, Silva is also accomplished in Jiu Jitsu. He fights out of Mossoro, Brazil.