UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - West vs Budd

1,492

CageRank

WINNER
Budd

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
81% chance Budd
WILL WIN

1,745

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Julia Budd
Fast finishes 7.5 vs 6.6 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 7.6 vs 6.9 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly better submission offense 7.1 vs 6.5 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly stronger jaw 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 34 years vs 41 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Puts up a fight 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Advantages for Danielle West
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Budd on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against West’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Julia
Budd
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Budd has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Budd is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Budd is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
West on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Budd’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Danielle
West
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
West is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
West is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
West 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 Budd 7.6
fighter West 6.9
Great knockouts by Budd
Round 1 Oct 06, 2012 vs West
Round 1 Jul 28, 2012 vs Nilsson
Round 2 Oct 22, 2010 vs Nelson

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Budd 7.1
fighter West 6.5
Great submissions by Budd
Round 3 Apr 05, 2013 vs Estes

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Budd 7.5
fighter West 6.6
Fast finishes by Budd
664 seconds Apr 05, 2013 vs Estes
152 seconds Oct 06, 2012 vs West
471 seconds Oct 22, 2010 vs Nelson
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
XR2 KO
1,5421,621
1,5031,659
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Budd
legend West
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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