UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Jones vs St. Preux

2,377

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Jones

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
85% chance Jones
WILL WIN

2,076

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jon Jones
Much stronger takedown offense 9.4 vs 8.0 More than 15% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Much harder to hit 9.6 vs 8.6 More than 10% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Better striker 9.6 vs 8.7 More than 10% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Much better takedown defense 9.9 vs 8.7 Around 15% better at avoiding being taken down
Younger 29 years vs 34 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 8.5 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 9.7 vs 9.3 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission offense 8.2 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 193 cm vs 191 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Ovince St. Preux
From what we can tell, Jon Jones dominates Ovince St. Preux in every way.
Jones on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against St. Preux’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jon
Jones
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Jones St. Preux
Significant Strikes103
Jones's excellent striking offense will dominate St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Excellent
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns4
Jones's excellent takedown offense will dominate St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Excellent
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Jones has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Jones has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Jones has a good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
St. Preux on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Jones’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ovince
St. Preux
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? St. Preux Jones
Significant Strikes42
St. Preux's good striking offense won't be a factor against Jones's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Good
Striking
vs
Excellent
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
St. Preux's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Jones's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
St. Preux has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
St. Preux is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
St. Preux is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Jones 9.6
fighter St. Preux 8.7
Great striking by Jones
20 strikes Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
105 strikes Apr 21, 2012 vs Evans
61 strikes Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Jones 9.4
fighter St. Preux 8.0
Great takedowns by Jones
3 takedowns Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
1 takedown Apr 21, 2012 vs Evans
2 takedowns Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Jones 8.6
fighter St. Preux 8.1
Great knockouts by Jones
Round 1 Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
Round 3 Mar 19, 2011 vs Rua
Round 1 Aug 01, 2010 vs Matyushenko

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Jones 8.2
fighter St. Preux 7.9
Great submissions by Jones
Round 4 Sep 22, 2012 vs Belfort
Round 2 Dec 10, 2011 vs Machida
Round 4 Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Jones 8.9
fighter St. Preux 9.0
Fast finishes by St. Preux
127 seconds Aug 17, 2013 vs Donovan
72 seconds Jul 22, 2011 vs Cason
8 seconds Jul 24, 2010 vs Day
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 23, 2016UFC 197
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Jones
legend St. Preux
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