UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Stann vs Bisping

1,895

CageRank

WINNER
Bisping

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
72% chance Bisping
WILL WIN

2,057

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Michael Bisping
Much stronger takedown offense 8.3 vs 6.9 More than 20% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Significantly better striker 9.5 vs 9.0 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly better takedown defense 9.0 vs 8.3 Around 10% better at avoiding being taken down
Significantly better submission defense 9.4 vs 8.3 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.8 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Longer reach 192 cm vs 188 cm Almost the same
Stronger jaw 9.0 vs 8.7 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 188 cm vs 185 cm Almost the same
Harder to hit 9.0 vs 8.9 Almost the same
Slightly better submission offense 6.7 vs 6.6 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Advantages for Brian Stann
Slightly younger 36 years vs 38 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Bisping on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Stann’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Michael
Bisping
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Bisping Stann
Significant Strikes92
Bisping's excellent striking offense will dominate Stann's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Excellent
Striking
vs
Good
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Bisping's average takedown offense is matched by Stann's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Bisping has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Bisping is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Bisping has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Stann on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Bisping’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Brian
Stann
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Stann Bisping
Significant Strikes70
Stann's excellent striking offense will dominate Bisping's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Excellent
Striking
vs
Good
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns0
Stann's poor takedown offense won't be a factor against Bisping's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Poor
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Stann has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Stann is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Stann is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Bisping 9.5
fighter Stann 9.0
Great striking by Bisping
93 strikes Apr 27, 2013 vs Belcher
102 strikes Dec 03, 2011 vs Miller
50 strikes Feb 27, 2011 vs Rivera

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Bisping 8.3
fighter Stann 6.9
Great takedowns by Bisping
3 takedowns Feb 27, 2011 vs Rivera
3 takedowns Nov 14, 2009 vs Kang
2 takedowns Jun 07, 2008 vs Day

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Bisping 8.5
fighter Stann 8.6
Great knockouts by Stann
Round 1 Apr 14, 2012 vs Sakara
Round 2 May 28, 2011 vs Santiago
Round 1 Jan 01, 2011 vs Leben

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Bisping 6.8
fighter Stann 6.6
Great submissions by Bisping
Round 1 Nov 26, 2005 vs Pointon
Round 1 Oct 01, 2005 vs Lovstad
Round 1 Jun 18, 2005 vs Cook

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Bisping 8.3
fighter Stann 8.4
Fast finishes by Stann
146 seconds Apr 14, 2012 vs Sakara
569 seconds May 28, 2011 vs Santiago
217 seconds Jan 01, 2011 vs Leben
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 22, 2012UFC 152
team
VS
team
XR3 DEC
XR1 KO
1,9862,082
1,9492,118
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Bisping
legend Stann
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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