UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Capoani vs Lombard

1,591

CageRank

WINNER
Lombard

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
98% chance Lombard
WILL WIN

2,230

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Hector Lombard
Much heavier hands 9.3 vs 6.7 Around 40% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 9.6 vs 7.0 More than 35% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 9.4 vs 7.9 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 10.0 vs 7.9 More than 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much better submission defense 9.7 vs 8.3 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly younger 39 years vs 41 years Around 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Fabiano Capoani
Significantly better submission offense 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 183 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Slightly heavier 192 lbs vs 184 lbs Around 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Lombard on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Capoani’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Hector
Lombard
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lombard has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Lombard is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lombard is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Capoani on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lombard’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Fabiano
Capoani
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Capoani is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Capoani is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Capoani 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 Lombard 9.3
fighter Capoani 6.7
Great knockouts by Lombard
Round 1 Oct 19, 2013 vs Marquardt
Round 1 Dec 15, 2012 vs Palhares
Round 3 May 14, 2011 vs Vitale

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lombard 7.4
fighter Capoani 7.9
Great submissions by Capoani
Round 1 May 12, 2007 vs Moore
Round 1 Dec 10, 2005 vs Stark
Round 1 Apr 30, 2005 vs Hesselmeyer

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lombard 9.4
fighter Capoani 7.9
Fast finishes by Lombard
108 seconds Oct 19, 2013 vs Marquardt
218 seconds Dec 15, 2012 vs Palhares
386 seconds Sep 03, 2011 vs Taylor
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XR2 KO
1,6181,924
1,6041,938
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lombard
legend Capoani
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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