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The Brazillian-American who broke several UFC records till date.

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By EagleI | self meida writer
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Anderson da Silva, also known as the Spider, was born April 14,1975 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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He is a Brazilian-American mixed martial artist. He is a former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Middleweight champion.

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He is named as one if the greatest mixed martial artist of all time by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White and UFC commentator, Joe Rogan.

Dana White, UFC President:

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Joe Rogan, UFC commentator:

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Anderson 'Spider' Silva stands at 6ft 2inches and weighs 185 pounds.

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He has a reach of 77 (in 196cm). He is an expert in Muay Thai, boxing and taekwando. He also has training in Brazillian Jiu Jitsu(BJJ).

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Anderson da Silva became a naturalized United States Citizen in July, 2019.

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He has three sons and two daughters with his wife, Dayane.

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Now here are the record breaking titlles that Anderson da Silva made in the UFC:

1. UFC Middleweight Champion (2006-2013).

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2. Ten Successful Title Defences.

3. Unified The Middleweight and Pride World.

4. Fight of the Night (5).

5. Knockout of the Night(7).

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6. Most "Knockout of the Night" Awards (7).

7. Submission of the Night(2).

8. Longest Title Reign (2457 days).

9. Longest win streak(16).

10. Most UFC Middleweight Title Fights (13).

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11. Most successful title defences in the Middleweight division (10).

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12. Most consecutive title defences in the Middleweight division (10).

13. Second most consecutive title defences (10).

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14. Most finishes in UFC Middleweight division (11).

15. Most finishes in UFC Title fights(9).

16. Most knockdowns in UFC history(18).

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17. Most knockdowns in UFC title fights(10).

18. Most knockouts in UFC Title fights(7).

What do you think about the legendary Anderson "Spider" Silva?

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