UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Jones vs Verrett

2,377

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Jones

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
99% chance Jones
WILL WIN

1,516

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jon Jones
Fast finishes 8.9 vs 7.1 More than 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 6.9 Around 40% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much heavier hands 8.5 vs 6.9 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 9.7 vs 7.5 Around 30% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Much better submission offense 8.2 vs 6.9 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better submission defense 8.8 vs 7.9 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Ryan Verrett
From what we can tell, Jon Jones dominates Ryan Verrett in every way.
Jones on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Verrett’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jon
Jones
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Jones has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Jones has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Jones has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Verrett on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Jones’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ryan
Verrett
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Verrett is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Verrett is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Verrett 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 Jones 8.6
fighter Verrett 6.9
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 Verrett 6.9
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 Verrett 7.1
Fast finishes by Jones
273 seconds Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
974 seconds Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson
757 seconds Mar 19, 2011 vs Rua
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R3 KOX
1,6301,422
1,6531,398
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Jones
legend Verrett
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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