UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lewis vs Shivers

1,916

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Lewis

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
70% chance Lewis
WILL WIN

1,767

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Derrick Lewis
Much heavier hands 9.5 vs 7.3 More than 30% better at knocking out good defenders
Heavier 264 lbs vs 230 lbs Around 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.0 vs 8.6 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.3 Almost the same
Advantages for Ricky Shivers
Much better submission offense 8.0 vs 6.5 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 198 cm vs 191 cm Around 5% taller
Lewis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Shivers’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Derrick
Lewis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lewis has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Lewis is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lewis is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Shivers on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lewis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ricky
Shivers
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Shivers is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Shivers has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Shivers is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Lewis 9.5
fighter Shivers 7.3
Great knockouts by Lewis
Round 3 Mar 01, 2013 vs Shivers
Round 1 Mar 30, 2012 vs Frazier
Round 2 Jul 24, 2010 vs Martinez

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lewis 6.5
fighter Shivers 8.0
Great submissions by Shivers
Round 1 May 18, 2011 vs Lopez
Round 4 Mar 20, 2010 vs Smith
Round 1 Sep 21, 2007 vs Salanoa

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lewis 8.3
fighter Shivers 8.4
Fast finishes by Shivers
183 seconds May 18, 2011 vs Lopez
961 seconds Mar 20, 2010 vs Smith
78 seconds Jan 26, 2008 vs Ento
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
March 1, 2013LFC 18
team
VS
team
R3 KOX
XR1 SUB
1,8091,818
1,8601,767
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lewis
legend Shivers
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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