UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Branch vs Huston

2,069

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Branch

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
97% chance Branch
WILL WIN

1,442

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for David Branch
Puts up a fight 9.3 vs 7.2 Around 30% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much better submission defense 8.6 vs 6.9 Around 25% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Much better submission offense 7.5 vs 6.4 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much stronger jaw 9.0 vs 7.7 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.2 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Slightly heavier hands 7.5 vs 7.4 Almost the same
Advantages for Robby Huston
From what we can tell, David Branch dominates Robby Huston in every way.
Branch on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Huston’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Branch
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Branch has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Branch has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Branch has a good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Huston on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Branch’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Robby
Huston
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Huston is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Huston is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Huston 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 Branch 7.5
fighter Huston 7.4
Great knockouts by Branch
Round 3 May 27, 2011 vs May
Round 2 Mar 19, 2010 vs Troyer
Round 1 May 09, 2008 vs Aquino

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Branch 7.5
fighter Huston 6.4
Great submissions by Branch
Round 2 Apr 22, 2010 vs Mehmen
Round 1 Jun 12, 2009 vs Olson
Round 2 Dec 13, 2008 vs Huston

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Branch 7.9
fighter Huston 7.2
Fast finishes by Branch
326 seconds Apr 22, 2010 vs Mehmen
566 seconds Mar 19, 2010 vs Troyer
147 seconds Jun 12, 2009 vs Olson
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
R2 KOX
1,6241,597
1,6701,550
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Branch
legend Huston
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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