UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Nishiura vs Osawa

1,746

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Nishiura

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
66% chance Nishiura
WILL WIN

1,629

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Akiyo Nishiura
Significantly heavier 144 lbs vs 142 lbs Almost the same
A lot taller 173 cm vs 165 cm Around 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission defense 8.9 vs 8.6 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Shigeki Osawa
Significantly heavier hands 7.9 vs 7.2 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 32 years vs 34 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Nishiura on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Osawa’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Akiyo
Nishiura
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nishiura is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Nishiura is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Nishiura has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Osawa on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nishiura’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Shigeki
Osawa
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Osawa is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Osawa is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Osawa has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Below average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Nishiura 7.2
fighter Osawa 7.9
Great knockouts by Osawa
Round 2 Jan 20, 2013 vs Satomoto
Round 1 Oct 03, 2010 vs Saito
Round 1 Aug 02, 2009 vs Harai

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Nishiura 7.2
fighter Osawa 7.3
Fast finishes by Osawa
252 seconds Sep 30, 2012 vs Abe
102 seconds Oct 03, 2010 vs Saito
264 seconds Aug 02, 2009 vs Harai
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XDEC
1,6411,658
1,6931,605
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Nishiura
legend Osawa
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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