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

2,076

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
St. Preux

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
88% chance St. Preux
WILL WIN

1,732

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ovince St. Preux
Much better submission offense 7.9 vs 6.7 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 8.2 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 9.3 vs 8.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly fast finishes 9.0 vs 8.5 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better takedown defense 8.7 vs 8.2 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.2 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Harder to hit 8.6 vs 8.2 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Taller 191 cm vs 188 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Virgil Zwicker
Heavier hands 8.5 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Heavier 236 lbs vs 205 lbs More than 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger takedown offense 8.3 vs 8.0 Around 5% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
St. Preux on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Zwicker’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ovince
St. Preux
In 6:22, how much damage will he do? St. Preux Zwicker
Significant Strikes37
St. Preux's good striking offense may be a factor against Zwicker's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 57 Significant Strikes in 6:22
Good
Striking
vs
Below average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
St. Preux's average takedown offense is matched by Zwicker's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 4 Takedowns in 6:22
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
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 has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
St. Preux is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Zwicker on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against St. Preux’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Virgil
Zwicker
In 6:22, how much damage will he do? Zwicker St. Preux
Significant Strikes32
Zwicker's good striking offense may be a factor against St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 57 Significant Strikes in 6:22
Good
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Zwicker's average takedown offense won't be a factor against St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 4 Takedowns in 6:22
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Zwicker has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Zwicker is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Zwicker is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter St. Preux 8.7
fighter Zwicker 8.7
Great striking by St. Preux
6 strikes Aug 17, 2013 vs Donovan
47 strikes Apr 27, 2013 vs Villante
82 strikes Dec 04, 2010 vs Radach

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter St. Preux 8.1
fighter Zwicker 8.5
Great knockouts by Zwicker
Round 1 Dec 07, 2013 vs Hayes
Round 1 Apr 09, 2011 vs Albee
Round 2 Sep 26, 2009 vs St. Preux

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter St. Preux 7.9
fighter Zwicker 6.7
Great submissions by St. Preux
Round 1 Jul 22, 2011 vs Cason
Round 1 Apr 25, 2009 vs Mobley
Round 1 May 17, 2008 vs Cormier

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter St. Preux 9.0
fighter Zwicker 8.5
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
September 26, 2009TCC 1
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XDEC
1,5861,744
1,5581,772
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend St. Preux
legend Zwicker
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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