UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Sayers vs Baldwin

1,715

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Sayers

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
86% chance Sayers
WILL WIN

1,404

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Lumumba Sayers
Fast finishes 8.4 vs 7.1 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 9.0 vs 7.4 More than 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.0 vs 6.6 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission offense 7.8 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better submission defense 7.0 vs 6.4 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Peter Baldwin
Slightly heavier hands 7.3 vs 7.1 Almost the same
Sayers on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Baldwin’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Lumumba
Sayers
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Sayers has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Sayers has a very good chance of winning by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
Sayers is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Baldwin on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Sayers’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Peter
Baldwin
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Baldwin is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Baldwin has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Baldwin is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Sayers 7.8
fighter Baldwin 7.1
Great submissions by Sayers
Round 1 Mar 03, 2012 vs Smith
Round 1 Aug 07, 2010 vs Guthrie
Round 1 Jan 30, 2010 vs Berg

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Sayers 8.4
fighter Baldwin 7.1
Fast finishes by Sayers
94 seconds Mar 03, 2012 vs Smith
28 seconds Nov 18, 2011 vs Britt
76 seconds Aug 07, 2010 vs Guthrie
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
July 18, 2008RMBB - Sheridan
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
R2 KOX
1,5901,500
1,6271,463
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Sayers
legend Baldwin
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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