UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Anderson vs Van Buren

1,654

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WINNER

WINNER
Anderson

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
59% chance Anderson
WILL WIN

1,594

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Corey Anderson
Significantly fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.0 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 8.3 vs 7.1 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.7 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 28 years vs 31 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Puts up a fight 7.6 vs 7.4 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Slightly stronger jaw 7.7 vs 7.5 Almost the same
Advantages for Matt Van Buren
Taller 196 cm vs 191 cm Around 5% taller
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.5 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Anderson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Van Buren’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Corey
Anderson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Anderson has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Anderson is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Anderson is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Van Buren on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anderson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Matt
Van Buren
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Van Buren has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Van Buren is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Van Buren has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Anderson 8.3
fighter Van Buren 7.1
Great knockouts by Anderson
Round 2 Dec 09, 2016 vs O'Connell
Round 1 Jul 06, 2014 vs Van Buren
Round 1 Aug 24, 2013 vs Flanagan

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Anderson 8.1
fighter Van Buren 7.0
Fast finishes by Anderson
456 seconds Dec 09, 2016 vs O'Connell
61 seconds Jul 06, 2014 vs Van Buren
183 seconds Aug 24, 2013 vs Flanagan
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
July 6, 2014TUF 19 Finale
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Anderson
legend Van Buren
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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