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

1,700

CageRank

WINNER
Sayers

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
52% chance Sayers
WILL WIN

1,715

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Lumumba Sayers
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.3 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.8 vs 8.2 Around 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Significantly stronger jaw 9.0 vs 8.1 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better striker 8.4 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Fast finishes 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Heavier 184 lbs vs 183 lbs Almost the same
Advantages for Antwain Britt
Significantly longer reach 196 cm vs 185 cm More than 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Significantly better submission defense 8.2 vs 7.0 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier hands 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 185 cm vs 183 cm Almost the same
Sayers on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Britt’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Lumumba
Sayers
In 8:23, how much damage will he do? Sayers Britt
Significant Strikes42
Sayers's average striking offense may be a factor against Britt's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 76 Significant Strikes in 8:23
Average
Striking
vs
Below average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Sayers's good takedown offense may be a factor against Britt's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 8:23
Good
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Sayers is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Sayers has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Sayers is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Britt on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Sayers’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Antwain
Britt
In 8:23, how much damage will he do? Britt Sayers
Significant Strikes26
Britt's below average striking offense won't be a factor against Sayers's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 76 Significant Strikes in 8:23
Below average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Britt's average takedown offense is matched by Sayers's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 8:23
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Britt is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Britt is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Britt 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 Sayers 8.4
fighter Britt 8.0
Great striking by Sayers
10 strikes Mar 03, 2012 vs Smith
4 strikes Nov 18, 2011 vs Britt

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Sayers 8.8
fighter Britt 8.2
Great takedowns by Sayers
2 takedowns Mar 03, 2012 vs Smith

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Sayers 7.1
fighter Britt 7.9
Great knockouts by Britt
Round 1 Dec 19, 2009 vs Lighty
Round 1 May 09, 2009 vs Mendes
Round 1 Nov 30, 2007 vs Larson

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Sayers 7.8
fighter Britt 6.3
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 Britt 7.9
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
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
R2 KOX
1,7591,695
1,7001,754
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Sayers
legend Britt
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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