UFC fight predictions and analysis

CAGE RANK

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Rankings Our overall CageRank rating of all fighters
Best Pound for Pound Fighters
The best 10 fighters independent of weight class
#1 St. Pierre 2,455
25-2 | No upcoming fights
#2 Jones 2,347
20-1 | Upcoming: vs Teixeira
#3 Aldo 2,308
24-1 | Upcoming: vs Mendes
#4 Barao 2,284
32-2 | Upcoming: vs Cruz
#5 Henderson 2,260
21-4 | Upcoming: vs Grant
#6 Aoki 2,253
35-6 | Upcoming: vs Shalorus
#7 Silva 2,250
33-6 | No upcoming fights
#8 Shields 2,249
29-7-1 | No upcoming fights
#9 Souza 2,245
20-3 | Upcoming: vs Mousasi
#10 Melendez 2,243
24-3 | No upcoming fights
Lightweight
#1 Henderson 2,260
#2 Aoki 2,253
#3 Melendez 2,243
Welterweight
#1 St. Pierre 2,455
#2 Shields 2,249
#3 Hendricks 2,226
Middleweight
#1 Silva 2,250
#2 Souza 2,245
#3 Shlemenko 2,243
Light Heavyweight
#1 Jones 2,347
#2 Evans 2,222
#3 Teixeira 2,198
Heavyweight
#1 Velasquez 2,220
#2 Emelianenko 2,189
#3 Werdum 2,145
Best Pound-for-Pound Fighters All the fighters ranked in different categories
Striking
Fighters that land damaging strikes
#1 Velasquez 10.0
#2 Diaz 8.3
#3 dos Santos 7.5
#4 Jones 7.5
#5 Bisping 7.2
Takedowns
Fighters that take it to the ground
#1 St. Pierre 10.0
#2 Maia 7.5
#3 Aoki 7.4
#4 Weidman 7.0
#5 Ishida 6.8
Knockouts
Fighters that knockout their opponents
#1 Manuwa 10.0
#2 Velasquez 9.6
#3 Belfort 9.5
#4 Justino 8.2
#5 Johnson 8.1
Submissions
Fighters that submit their opponents
#1 Oleinik 10.0
#2 Aoki 10.0
#3 Carl 9.4
#4 Rousey 8.2
#5 Gracie 8.1