UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Carlos Jr. vs Miranda

1,679

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Carlos Jr.

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
55% chance Carlos Jr.
WILL WIN

1,645

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Antonio Carlos Jr.
Much better submission offense 8.0 vs 6.8 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly younger 28 years vs 39 years Around 30% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Slightly taller 188 cm vs 185 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Vitor Miranda
Much heavier hands 7.9 vs 6.8 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.9 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.1 vs 7.6 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 7.8 Almost the same
Carlos Jr. on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Miranda’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Antonio
Carlos Jr.
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Carlos Jr. is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Carlos Jr. has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Carlos Jr. has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Miranda on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Carlos Jr.’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Vitor
Miranda
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Miranda has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Miranda is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Miranda is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Carlos Jr. 6.8
fighter Miranda 8.0
Great knockouts by Miranda
Round 1 Aug 10, 2013 vs Paulo Pereira
Round 1 May 28, 2010 vs Drummond
Round 2 Aug 30, 2008 vs da Silva

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Carlos Jr. 8.0
fighter Miranda 6.8
Great submissions by Carlos Jr.
Round 1 Oct 26, 2013 vs Novaes
Round 1 Sep 14, 2013 vs Oliveira
Round 1 Jul 20, 2013 vs Pereira da Silva

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Carlos Jr. 7.8
fighter Miranda 8.0
Fast finishes by Miranda
38 seconds Aug 10, 2013 vs Paulo Pereira
15 seconds Mar 28, 2009 vs Matos
345 seconds Aug 30, 2008 vs da Silva
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
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team
R3 DECX
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Carlos Jr.
legend Miranda
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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