UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Ngannou vs Benzina

1,612

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Ngannou

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
72% chance Ngannou
WILL WIN

1,450

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Francis Ngannou
Significantly better submission defense 7.8 vs 6.8 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 6.9 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier 258 lbs vs 250 lbs Around 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Better submission offense 7.5 vs 7.2 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Advantages for Rachid Benzina
From what we can tell, Francis Ngannou dominates Rachid Benzina in every way.
Ngannou on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Benzina’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Francis
Ngannou
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ngannou has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Ngannou has a chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
Ngannou is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Benzina on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ngannou’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Rachid
Benzina
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Benzina has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Benzina has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Benzina 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 Ngannou 7.4
fighter Benzina 7.3
Great knockouts by Ngannou
Round 1 Jan 28, 2017 vs Arlovski
Round 2 Apr 10, 2016 vs Blaydes
Round 1 Apr 05, 2014 vs Tahtahi

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Ngannou 7.5
fighter Benzina 7.2
Great submissions by Ngannou
Round 1 Dec 09, 2016 vs Hamilton
Round 1 Sep 20, 2014 vs Ngeleka
Round 1 Nov 30, 2013 vs Benzina

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Ngannou 7.7
fighter Benzina 7.3
Fast finishes by Ngannou
92 seconds Jan 28, 2017 vs Arlovski
600 seconds Apr 10, 2016 vs Blaydes
104 seconds Nov 30, 2013 vs Benzina
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
XR2 KO
1,5001,500
1,5501,450
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Ngannou
legend Benzina
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