UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Ngannou vs Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira

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WINNER
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

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63% chance Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira
WILL WIN

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Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Luis Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira
Significantly heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 25 years vs 32 years More than 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Puts up a fight 8.1 vs 7.8 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.0 vs 7.8 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 8.0 vs 7.8 Almost the same
Advantages for Francis Ngannou
Much better submission offense 7.5 vs 6.4 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Taller 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% taller
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ngannou’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Luis
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Ngannou on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Francis
Ngannou
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ngannou is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Ngannou is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Ngannou is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira 7.9
fighter Ngannou 7.4
Great knockouts by Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira
Round 2 Nov 09, 2012 vs Duarte dos Santos
Round 1 Sep 21, 2012 vs Marcus Viana
Round 1 Dec 03, 2011 vs Mauricio

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira 6.4
fighter Ngannou 7.5
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 Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira 7.5
fighter Ngannou 7.7
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
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CageRank Before
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December 19, 2015UFC on Fox 17
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Henrique Barbosa de Oliveira
legend Ngannou
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