Douglas Silva de Andrade

Douglas Silva de Andrade (born June 22, 1985) is a Brazilian mixed martial artist who currently competes in Bantamweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).[1]

Douglas Silva de Andrade
Born (1985-06-22) June 22, 1985 (age 37)
Castanhal, Pará, Brazil[1]
Other namesD-Silva
NationalityBrazilian
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Weight61.25 kg (135 lb; 9 st 9 lb)
DivisionBantamweight (2015–2018, 2021–present)
Featherweight (2007–2014, 2019–2021)
Reach68 in (173 cm)
StyleBoxing, BJJ
Fighting out ofCastanhal, Pará, Brazil[1]
TeamCorinthians MMA
Nabruta Fight Team[2]
NFT Castanhal[3]
Years active2010–present
Mixed martial arts record
Total33
Wins28
By knockout20
By submission2
By decision6
Losses4
By knockout1
By submission1
By decision2
No contests1
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

BackgroundEdit

Silva de Andrade grew up in Castanhal, Brazil.[4] He has an older sister.[4] He became interested in martial arts in his early teens and continued to train only with his friend long into his professional career.[4]

Mixed martial arts careerEdit

Early careerEdit

Silva de Andrade began his professional mixed martial arts career in 2007. He competed on the regional circuit in Pará, Brazil, notably for Super Pitbull Fight, Carmen Casca-Grossa Fight, Amazon Fight and Shooto Brazil. He amassed a record of 21–0 with 1 non-contest prior joining UFC.[2]

Ultimate Fighting ChampionshipEdit

Silva de Andrade made his promotional debut on a short notice, replacing injured Thiago Tavares on February 15, 2014 at UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi against Zubaira Tukhugov.[5] He lost the fight via unanimous decision.[6][7]

Silva de Andrade was expected to face Rob Font at UFC 175 in July 2014.[8] However he ceded his place on the card due to injury and was replaced by George Roop.[9]

He next faced Cody Gibson at UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Mir on February 22, 2015.[10] Silva de Andrade rebounded with a victory over Gibson with a unanimous decision.[11]

After 21 months layoff from the recoveries of three surgeries, Silva de Andrade returned to octagon to fight Henry Briones at The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson on November 5, 2016.[12] He knocked out Briones via a spinning backfist and won the fight.[13] He also earned a Performance of the Night bonus.[14]

Silva de Andrade faced Rob Font on July 8, 2017 at UFC 213.[15][16] He lost the fight via submission in the second round.[17]

Silva de Andrade faced Marlon Vera on February 3, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 125.[18] He won the fight via unanimous decision.[19]

Silva de Andrade was briefly scheduled to meet Petr Yan on September 15, 2018 at the UFC Fight Night 136.[20] However, Andrade pulled out of the fight on August 9 citing a foot injury.[21] The pair was rescheduled to meet on December 29, 2018 at UFC 232.[22] He lost the fight via technical knockout in round two after his corner stopped the fight in between rounds.[23]

Silva de Andrade faced Renan Barão in a featherweight bout on November 16, 2019 at UFC Fight Night 164.[24] He won the fight by unanimous decision.[25]

Silva de Andrade was scheduled to face Movsar Evloev on March 7, 2020 at UFC 249.[26] However, de Andrade withdrew from the bout due to injury and he was replaced by newcomer Jamall Emmers.[27]

Silva de Andrade faced Lerone Murphy on January 20, 2021 at UFC on ESPN 20.[28] He lost the bout via unanimous decision.[29]

Silva de Andrade faced Gaetano Pirrello on October 2, 2021 at UFC Fight Night 193.[30] He won the fight via knockout in round one.[31] This win earned him the Performance of the Night award.[32]

Silva de Andrade faced Sergey Morozov on February 12, 2022 at UFC 271.[33] After a dominant round one from Morozov, Silva de Andrade won the bout via second round technical submission after dropping Morozov multiple times and then choking Morozov unconscious with a rear-naked choke.[34] The bout earned the Fight of the Night bonus award.[35]

Silva de Andrade is scheduled to face Said Nurmagomedov on July 9, 2022 at UFC on ESPN 39.[36]

Personal lifeEdit

Silva de Andrade and his wife Meiriane have a daughter, Eva (born 2021).[37]

Championships and accomplishmentsEdit

Mixed martial artsEdit

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
33 matches 28 wins 4 losses
By knockout 20 1
By submission 2 1
By decision 6 2
No contests 1
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Win 28–4 (1) Sergey Morozov Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) UFC 271 February 12, 2022 2 3:24 Houston, Texas, United States Fight of the Night.
Win 27–4 (1) Gaetano Pirrello KO (punch) UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Walker October 2, 2021 1 2:04 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States Return to Bantamweight. Performance of the Night.
Loss 26–4 (1) Lerone Murphy Decision (unanimous) UFC on ESPN: Chiesa vs. Magny January 20, 2021 3 5:00 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Win 26–3 (1) Renan Barão Decision (unanimous) UFC Fight Night: Błachowicz vs. Jacaré November 16, 2019 3 5:00 São Paulo, Brazil Return to Featherweight.
Loss 25–3 (1) Petr Yan TKO (corner stoppage) UFC 232 December 29, 2018 2 5:00 Inglewood, California, United States
Win 25–2 (1) Marlon Vera Decision (unanimous) UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Anders February 3, 2018 3 5:00 Belém, Brazil
Loss 24–2 (1) Rob Font Submission (guillotine choke) UFC 213 July 8, 2017 2 4:36 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Win 24–1 (1) Henry Briones TKO (elbow and spinning back fist) The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 Finale: dos Anjos vs. Ferguson November 5, 2016 3 2:33 Mexico City, Mexico Performance of the Night.
Win 23–1 (1) Cody Gibson Decision (unanimous) UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Mir February 22, 2015 3 5:00 Porto Alegre, Brazil Bantamweight debut.
Loss 22–1 (1) Zubaira Tukhugov Decision (unanimous) UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi February 15, 2014 3 5:00 Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil
Win 22–0 (1) Tiago Passos KO (punch) Jungle Fight 63 December 21, 2013 1 0:25 Belém, Brazil
Win 21–0 (1) Fabiano Fernandes TKO (punches) Jungle Fight 60 November 2, 2013 1 1:40 São Paulo, Brazil
Win 20–0 (1) Luiz Antônio Lobo Gavinho TKO (punches) Jungle Fight 52 May 4, 2013 2 2:17 Belém, Brazil
Win 19–0 (1) Abenilson Cardoso TKO (punches) Advangers Fight July 12, 2012 1 3:54 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 18–0 (1) Felipe Froes KO (head kick) Shooto: Brazil 30 June 3, 2012 3 3:49 Belém, Brazil
Win 17–0 (1) Eunapio Edson Freitas KO (head kick) Super Pitbull Fight April 13, 2012 1 3:25 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 16–0 (1) Giovane Fernandes TKO (punches) Amazon Fight 11 February 16, 2012 2 3:04 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 15–0 (1) Neliton José Serrão Furtado Decision (unanimous) Amazon Fight 10 December 7, 2011 3 5:00 Belém, Brazil
Win 14–0 (1) João Ferreira Jr. Decision (split) Super Pitbull Fight 28 December 1, 2011 3 5:00 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 13–0 (1) Cleison Cardoso KO (punches) Super Pitbull Fight September 1, 2011 3 4:58 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 12–0 (1) Anderson Macaco TKO (punches) Super Pitbull Fight June 13, 2011 1 2:30 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 11–0 (1) Antônio Marcos TKO (punches) Super Pitbull Fight June 10, 2011 1 2:39 Igarapé-Açu, Brazil
Win 10–0 (1) Marcelo Rodrigues KO (knees) Carmen Casca-Grossa Fight July 3, 2010 1 0:16 Ananindeua, Brazil
Win 9–0 (1) Daziel Serafim da Silva Jr. TKO (punches) Super Pitbull Fight May 22, 2010 3 2:17 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 8–0 (1) João Ferreira Jr. TKO (doctor stoppage) Super Pitbull Fight April 9, 2010 1 0:27 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 7–0 (1) Antônio Carlos Fernandes TKO (head kick) Super Pitbull Fight December 27, 2009 2 1:30 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 6–0 (1) Denis Pitbull KO (punches) Super Pitbull Fight: King of the Ring November 14, 2009 2 2:33 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 5–0 (1) Denis Pitbull KO (knees) Super Pitbull Fight: King Champions August 8, 2009 1 1:49 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 4–0 (1) Junior Teixeira TKO (retirement) Super Pitbull Fight 10 June 26, 2009 3 2:30 Capanema, Brazil
Win 3–0 (1) Maykson Souza Lima Decision (unanimous) Super Pitbull Fight 9 May 9, 2009 5 5:00 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 2–0 (1) Jorge Rodrigues Submission (rear-naked choke) Super Pitbull Fight 3 March 7, 2008 1 4:57 Castanhal, Brazil
NC 1–0 (1) Deivison Francisco Ribeiro No Contest (knee to the groin) Super Pitbull Fight August 12, 2007 1 2:00 Castanhal, Brazil
Win 1–0 Deivison Francisco Ribeiro TKO (corner stoppage) Open Fight de Vale Tudo 2 May 11, 2007 2 4:19 Castanhal, Brazil

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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