UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Silva vs Taisumov

1,715

CageRank

WINNER
Taisumov

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
79% chance Taisumov
WILL WIN

1,941

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Mairbek Taisumov
Puts up a fight 9.2 vs 8.0 More than 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 8.8 vs 7.9 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly better submission defense 8.9 vs 7.9 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Better submission offense 8.4 vs 7.7 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Taller 175 cm vs 173 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Joaquim Silva
From what we can tell, Mairbek Taisumov dominates Joaquim Silva in every way.
Taisumov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Silva’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mairbek
Taisumov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Taisumov has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Taisumov has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Taisumov is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Silva on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Taisumov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Joaquim
Silva
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Silva is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Silva is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Silva is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Taisumov 7.7
fighter Silva 7.6
Great knockouts by Taisumov
Round 1 Jun 08, 2013 vs Puhakka
Round 2 Mar 05, 2011 vs Ivlev
Round 1 Jul 11, 2009 vs Latomaki

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Taisumov 8.4
fighter Silva 7.8
Great submissions by Taisumov
Round 3 Nov 30, 2013 vs Damkovsky
Round 1 Nov 15, 2012 vs Del Gaudio
Round 1 Dec 05, 2010 vs Truscek

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Taisumov 8.7
fighter Silva 8.3
Fast finishes by Taisumov
92 seconds Jun 08, 2013 vs Puhakka
398 seconds Mar 05, 2011 vs Ivlev
92 seconds Jul 11, 2009 vs Latomaki
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Taisumov
legend Silva
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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