Although beaten, William Silva has gained plenty of experience over 24 fights and a 9 year long career so far. He now moves on to see just how far he can go as he approaches the later stage of his career. Silva's longest KO streak is 3 fights long out of his 24 pro career fights.
Staritng his career off in tremendous fashion in July 2006, Silva became the 4th quickest fighter to have ever stopped Lindomarcos francisco Souza. The fight ended in round 1 via KO stoppage. Silva rise in boxing continued with 12 wins against fighters such as Fernando Ferreira da silva, Genival Rock da silva and Edilson Rio.
Edilson Rio was beaten next on April 13th, 2007 meaning Silva could maintain his unbeaten streak. In 2007 Silva fought his next opponent Edilson Rio and defeated him via PTS. Silva was the 3rd person to go the distance with Rio. Silva then went on to win a further 12 fights taking his record to 17 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.
Next was Leandro Almagro on July 2nd, 2011 where Silva took the win continuing his unbeaten streak. Almagro was stopped in the 7th round via TKO meaning Silva was the 3rd person to stop this opponent. Silva then went on to face Rodrigo Monteiro where he added another win to his tally.
Silva then went on to fight and beat Hector carlos Santana on February 23rd, 2013 maintaining his unbeaten record. In 2013 Silva fought his next opponent Hector carlos Santana and defeated him via UD. Silva was the 5th person to go the distance with Santana. Silva took on another 2 opponents next, racking up wins against Pablo martin Barboza and Adam Mate.
Bayan Jargal was beaten next on December 11th, 2015 meaning Silva could maintain his unbeaten streak. Becoming the 2nd fighter to stop Jargal, Silva beat Jargal via KO in the 3rd round of a 4 round fight.
William Silva failed to add another win to his record by losing against Felix Verdejo on February 27th, 2016, taking his record to 23-1-0. Facing his 24th professional opponent in Verdejo, Silva was out-boxed over the 10 and suffered his first defeat. The fight ended in a UD result after the final bell. A devastating first defeat for Silva.