UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Evans-Smith vs Pennington

1,711

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Evans-Smith

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
56% chance Evans-Smith
WILL WIN

1,667

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ashlee Evans-Smith
Much heavier hands 7.7 vs 6.5 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 173 cm vs 170 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Raquel Pennington
Much better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.2 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 7.3 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.6 vs 8.0 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.2 vs 7.7 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 8.7 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Evans-Smith on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pennington’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ashlee
Evans-Smith
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Evans-Smith is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Evans-Smith is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Evans-Smith has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Pennington on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Evans-Smith’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Raquel
Pennington
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pennington is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Pennington has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Pennington is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Evans-Smith 7.7
fighter Pennington 6.5
Great knockouts by Evans-Smith
Round 3 Oct 12, 2013 vs Fox
Round 3 Dec 17, 2010 vs Mosqueda
Round 1 Nov 07, 2010 vs Florence

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Evans-Smith 6.2
fighter Pennington 7.3
Great submissions by Pennington
Round 2 Aug 12, 2011 vs Denny
Round 1 Jan 21, 2011 vs Aldrich
Round 1 Jun 20, 2009 vs Hampton

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Evans-Smith 6.8
fighter Pennington 7.3
Fast finishes by Pennington
232 seconds Sep 08, 2012 vs Pa'aluhi
419 seconds Aug 12, 2011 vs Denny
104 seconds Jan 21, 2011 vs Aldrich
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 6, 2014UFC 181
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Evans-Smith
legend Pennington
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