Wanderlei
Silva

"The Axe Murderer"
  • Age:
    45
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    203
  • Fighting Out Of:
    Nevada

Stats

W-L-D
36-13-1
(T)KO
24-6
SUB
5-0

Wanderlei
Silva

"The Axe Murderer"
  • Age:
    45
  • Gender:
    Male
  • Height:
    5' 11"
  • Weight:
    203
  • Fighting Out Ofs:
    Nevada

Stats

W-L-D
36-13-1
(T)KO
24-6
SUB
5-0

Professional Career Statistics

Current Streak

  • Losses:
    1

Quick Hits

  • Fastest Win:
    00:19
  • Fastest KO:
    00:29
  • Fastest SUB:
    00:19

(T)KO/DEC/SUB Rates

  • Finish Rate:
    80.6%
  • Finished Rate:
    46.2%
  • Win by Decision Rate:
    19.4%
  • Loss by Decision Rate:
    53.8%
  • Win by KO Rate:
    66.7%
  • Loss by KO Rate:
    46.2%
  • Win by SUB Rate:
    13.9%
  • Loss by SUB Rate:
    0%

Time in cage

  • Pro Record:
    36-13-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Career Length:
    20 years, 7 months, 23 days
  • Rounds Fought:
    79.2
  • Avg. Fights/Year:
    2.4
  • Longest Layoff:
    4 years, 3 month, 22 days
  • Quickest Turnaround:
    9 days

By the rounds

  • Ave. Rounds (Ws):
    1.2
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ws):
    06:11
  • Ave. Rounds (Ls):
    2.3
  • Ave. Length of Fight (Ls):
    11:33

Professional Fight Record

Date Res. Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
09/29/2018
NC
36-13-1
Quinton Jackson
(36-12-0)
Heavyweight
226.9 vs 254.4
No Contest
Bellator MMA 206
2 04:32
06/24/2017
Loss
36-12-1
Chael Sonnen
(28-16-1)
Light-heavyweight
205.8 vs 205.8
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Bellator MMA 180
3 05:00
03/02/2013
Win
35-12-1
Brian Stann
(12-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 205
KO
UFC on Fuel 8 Japan: Silva vs Stann
2 04:08
06/23/2012
Loss
35-11-1
Rich Franklin
(27-6-0)
Light-heavyweight
188 vs 190
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 147: Silva vs Franklin II
5 05:00
11/19/2011
Win
34-11-1
Cung Le
(7-1-0)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC
UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson
2 04:49
07/02/2011
Loss
34-10-1
Chris Leben
(21-8-0)
Middleweight
186 vs 185
TKO/RSC
UFC 132: Cruz vs.Faber
1 00:27
02/20/2010
Win
33-10-1
Michael Bisping
(18-2-0)
Middleweight
185 vs 185
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 110: Nogueira vs. Velasquez
3 05:00
06/13/2009
Loss
33-9-1
Rich Franklin
(25-4-0)
Light-heavyweight
194 vs 194
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 99: The Comeback
3 05:00
12/27/2008
Loss
33-8-1
Quinton Jackson
(27-7-0)
Light-heavyweight
203 vs 206
TKO/RSC
UFC 92: The Ultimate 2008
1 03:21
05/24/2008
Win
32-8-1
Keith Jardine
(14-3-1)
Light-heavyweight
20 vs 205
TKO/RSC
UFC 84: Ill Will
1 00:36
12/29/2007
Loss
32-7-1
Chuck Liddell
(20-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 204
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 79: Nemesis
3 00:00
02/24/2007
Loss
32-6-1
Dan Henderson
(21-5-0)
Light-heavyweight
205 vs 200
TKO/RSC
Pride 33: Second Coming
3 02:08
NSF
09/10/2006
Loss
32-5-1
Mirko Cro Cop
(19-4-2)

KO (Head Kick)
Pride: Final Conflict Absolute 2006
1 05:22
NSF
07/01/2006
Win
31-5-1
Kazuyuki Fujita
(11-4-0)

TKO/RSC (Corner Threw in the Towel)
Pride: Critical Countdown Absolute 2006
1 09:21
NSF
06/08/2006
Win
30-5-1
Claudemir Souza
(2-0-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Rinos FC 2
1 05:00
NSF
12/31/2005
Win
29-5-1
Ricardo Arona
(12-3-0)
Middleweight
Decision (Split Decision)
Pride: Shock Wave 2005
3 05:00
NSF
08/28/2005
Loss
29-4-1
Ricardo Arona
(11-2-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride: Final Conflict 2005
2 05:00
NSF
06/26/2005
Win
28-4-1
Kazuhiro Nakamura
(6-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Strikes)
Pride: Critical Countdown 2005
1 05:24
NSF
04/23/2005
Win
27-4-1
Hidehiko Yoshida
(4-2-1)

Decision (Split Decision)
Pride: Total Elimination 2005
3 05:00
NSF
12/31/2004
Loss
27-3-1
Mark Hunt
(1-1-0)

Decision (Split Decision)
Pride: Shock Wave 2004
3 05:00
NSF
10/31/2004
Win
26-3-1
Quinton Jackson
(20-4-0)
Middleweight
KO
Pride 28: High Octane
2 03:26
NSF
08/15/2004
Win
25-3-1
Yuki Kondo
(42-13-5)

KO
Pride: Final Conflict 2004
1 02:46
NSF
02/15/2004
Win
24-3-1
Ikuhisa Minowa
(23-18-8)

KO (Punches)
Pride: Bushido 2
1 01:09
NSF
11/09/2003
Win
22-3-1
Quinton Jackson
(17-3-0)

TKO/RSC (Knees)
Pride: Final Conflict 2003
1 06:28
NSF
11/09/2003
Win
22-3-1
Hidehiko Yoshida
(3-0-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride: Final Conflict 2003
2 05:00
NSF
08/10/2003
Win
21-3-1
Kazushi Sakuraba
(13-6-1)

KO (Punch)
Pride: Total Elimination 2003
1 05:00
NSF
11/24/2002
Win
20-3-1
Hiromitsu Kanehara
(15-9-1)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC
Pride 23: Championship Chaos 2
1 03:40
NSF
08/28/2002
Win
19-3-1
Tatsuya Iwasaki
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Pride: Shock Wave
1 01:16
NSF
04/28/2002
Draw
19-3-0
Mirko Cro Cop
(2-0-1)

Draw
Pride 20: Armed and Ready
5 03:00
NSF
02/24/2002
Win
18-3-0
Kiyoshi Tamura
(23-8-2)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage)
Pride 19: Bad Blood
2 02:28
NSF
12/23/2001
Win
17-3-0
Alexander Otsuka
(2-9-0)

TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
Pride 18: Cold Fury 2
3 02:22
NSF
11/03/2001
Win
16-3-0
Kazushi Sakuraba
(12-3-1)
Middleweight
TKO/RSC
Pride 17: Championship Chaos
1 10:00
NSF
05/27/2001
Win
15-3-0
Shungo Oyama
(1-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Strikes)
Pride 14: Clash of the Titans
1 00:30
NSF
03/25/2001
Win
14-3-0
Kazushi Sakuraba
(11-2-1)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Knees and Stomp)
Pride 13: Collision Course
1 01:38
NSF
12/23/2000
Win
13-3-0
Dan Henderson
(9-0-0)

Decision
Pride 12: Cold Fury
2 10:00
NSF
10/31/2000
NC
13-3-0
Gilbert Yvel
(22-5-0)

No Contest (Unintentional Groin Strikes)
Pride 11: Battle of the Rising Sun
1 00:21
NSF
08/27/2000
Win
12-3-0
Guy Mezger
(24-9-2)

KO (Punches)
Pride 10: Return of the Warriors
1 03:45
NSF
08/12/2000
Win
11-3-0
Todd Medina
(4-4-0)

KO (Punch)
Meca Vale Tudo 2
1 00:38
NSF
04/14/2000
Loss
11-2-0
Tito Ortiz
(4-2-0)
Light-heavyweight
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
UFC 25: Ultimate Japan 3
5 05:00
NSF
01/30/2000
Win
10-2-0
Bob Schrijber
(14-7-0)

Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Pride: Grand Prix 2000 Opening Round
1 02:42
NSF
11/21/1999
Win
9-2-0
Daijiro Matsui
(1-1-2)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride 8
2 10:00
NSF
09/12/1999
Win
8-2-0
Carl Greco-Ognibene
(1-1-0)

Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pride 7
2 10:00
NSF
05/07/1999
Win
7-2-0
Tony Paterra
(1-0-1)

KO (Knee)
UFC 20: Battle for the Gold
1 02:53
NSF
04/28/1999
Win
6-2-0
Eugene Jackson
(7-2-0)

Submission (Punches)
International Vale Tudo Championship 10: World Class Champions
1 00:31
NSF
01/20/1999
Win
5-2-0
Adrian Serrano
(14-4-2)

KO (Punches and Kick)
International Vale Tudo Championship 9: The Revenge
1 00:29
NSF
10/16/1998
Loss
5-1-0
Vitor Belfort
(5-1-0)

TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
UFC: Ultimate Brazil
1 00:44
NSF
08/23/1998
Win
4-1-0
Mike Van Arsdale
(4-0-0)

KO (Punches and Kick)
International Vale Tudo Championship 6: The Challenge
1 04:00
NSF
09/14/1997
Loss
2-0-0
Artur Mariano
(0-0-0)

TKO/RSC ( Doctor Stoppage from a Cut)
International Vale Tudo Championship 2: A Question of Pride
1 13:10
NSF
09/14/1997
Win
2-0-0
Egidio de Costa
(1-6-0)

Submission (Punches)
International Vale Tudo Championship 2: A Question of Pride
1 02:27
NSF
09/14/1997
Win
2-0-0
Sean Bormet
(0-0-0)

KO (Kick)
International Vale Tudo Championship 2: A Question of Pride
1 01:16
NSF
07/01/1997
Win
1-0-0
Marcelao
(0-0-0)

Submission (Vebal Submission from a Shoulder Injury)
Brazilian Vale Tudo 7
1 00:19
NSF
11/01/1996
Win
0-0-0
Dilson Filho
(0-1-0)

KO
Brazilian Vale Tudo 6
1 03:36

* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class