UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Wiezorek vs Shipp

1,802

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Wiezorek

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
63% chance Wiezorek
WILL WIN

1,710

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jonathan Wiezorek
Significantly better submission offense 8.3 vs 7.2 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better takedown defense 8.5 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier 250 lbs vs 239 lbs Around 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Younger 40 years vs 43 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Wade Shipp
Better striker 8.5 vs 8.1 Around 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Harder to hit 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.0 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Wiezorek on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Shipp’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jonathan
Wiezorek
In 8:49, how much damage will he do? Wiezorek Shipp
Significant Strikes33
Wiezorek's average striking offense is matched by Shipp's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 79 Significant Strikes in 8:49
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Wiezorek's average takedown offense is matched by Shipp's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 8:49
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Wiezorek is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Wiezorek has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Wiezorek is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Shipp on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Wiezorek’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Wade
Shipp
In 8:49, how much damage will he do? Shipp Wiezorek
Significant Strikes46
Shipp's average striking offense may be a factor against Wiezorek's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 79 Significant Strikes in 8:49
Average
Striking
vs
Below average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Shipp's average takedown offense is matched by Wiezorek's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 8:49
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Shipp is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Shipp is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Shipp is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Wiezorek 8.4
fighter Shipp 8.3
Great takedowns by Wiezorek
1 takedown Apr 02, 2004 vs Shipp

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Wiezorek 7.5
fighter Shipp 7.8
Great knockouts by Shipp
Round 1 Mar 16, 2013 vs Lawson
Round 1 Mar 22, 2008 vs Williams
Round 1 Nov 02, 2003 vs Watanabe

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Wiezorek 8.3
fighter Shipp 7.2
Great submissions by Wiezorek
Round 1 Feb 11, 2006 vs Buchkovich
Round 2 Apr 21, 2001 vs Severn
Round 1 Jun 24, 2000 vs Wilson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Wiezorek 8.7
fighter Shipp 8.1
Fast finishes by Wiezorek
350 seconds Jun 02, 2007 vs Persey
103 seconds Feb 11, 2006 vs Buchkovich
363 seconds Apr 21, 2001 vs Severn
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 2, 2004UFC 47
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R2 SUBX
1,7201,658
1,7611,617
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Wiezorek
legend Shipp
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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