Anderson has a healthy 33 wins and four losses on his record.
Of his 33 wins, 20 of them have come by way of TKO. Six have come by way of submission which equates to a 79 percent finishing rate.
Here are some of Anderson's notable victories.
Hayato Sakurai: (36-12-2) Overall, (0-1) UFC, (8-3) PRIDE
Before being defeated by Silva in Anderson's eighth Oro MMA match, Sakurai was undefeated at 18-0-2.
At the time, Sakurai would've been considered a top pound-for-pound guy and maybe even unbeatable talent. The Japanese phenom would go on to defeat Shinya Aoki twice and also defeated UFC competitors Mac Danzig and Jens Pulver.
Jeremy Horn: (89-21-5) Overall, (6-7) UFC, (2-0) PRIDE.
Before being caught in the Spider's web, Jeremy Horn had already fought in 87 career fights and had 70 victories. Some notable names on Horn's victim list include Chael Sonnen, Chuck Liddell, Gilbert Yvel and Shinya Aoki.
Dan Henderson: (29-8) Overall, (6-2) UFC, (13-5) PRIDE
Dan Henderson is simply one of the greatest fighters of all time. Taking on all comers and always entertaining, Old Ugly, as Dana White calls him, was at the top of his game while facing The Spider.
Reigning PRIDE Champion at both middleweight and welterweight, Hendo was a force in the MMA world. Silva quickly dispatched him in the second round, becoming the true middleweight champ.
Rich Franklin: (29-7-1) Overall, (13-6) UFC
Ace was simply one of the best at the time Silva took him down. At the time of facing Silva, Ace was 22-1 and a dominant UFC champion after winning his first six UFC matches. Some notable fighters on his hit list are Wanderlei Silva, Chuck Liddell and Ken Shamrock.
Chris Leben: (22-8) Overall, (12-7) UFC
People forget just how good Chris Leben was. Sporting a 15-1 record at the time and running off six straight UFC victories, Leben was chosen to welcome The Spider to the UFC. It was then that Leben suffered a 49-second destruction, and the legend of Anderson Silva as we know him was born.
Forrest Griffin: (19-7) Overall, (10-5) UFC
Forrest Griffin was at the height of his popularity in the UFC and had just lost his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship when he faced Silva.
At 16-5 before facing Silva and winning three of his last four fights, Griffin was a top-five light heavyweight at the time he faced the Middleweight King. Notable wins on his resume include Tito Ortiz, Rich Franklin, Rampage Jackson and Shogun Rua.
Vitor Belfort: (21-9) Overall, (10-5) UFC, (5-3) PRIDE
Known as The Phenom and currently the No. 3 middleweight in the UFC according to some, Vitor Belfort was supposed to have the stand-up to defeat Silva. However, he became yet another victim. Vitor's list of victims include Gilbert Yvel, Randy Couture and Rich Franklin.
Overall in terms of relevant competition, Silva has defeated 23 fighters with UFC experience. Their combined UFC record is 121-86, which equates to a 58.4-percent UFC winning percentage.
He's also defeated eight fighters who have competed in PRIDE. Their combined record is 40-24, which is a 58.4 winning percentage.