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

1,781

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Smith

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
54% chance Smith
WILL WIN

1,751

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Anthony Smith
Significantly heavier hands 7.9 vs 6.8 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly longer reach 196 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Taller 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 29 years vs 32 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better striker 8.4 vs 8.3 Almost the same
Advantages for Logan Clark
Better submission offense 8.1 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Harder to hit 8.9 vs 8.6 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 8.0 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Better takedown defense 7.8 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Smith on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Clark’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anthony
Smith
In 11:22, how much damage will he do? Smith Clark
Significant Strikes42
Smith's average striking offense won't be a factor against Clark's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 102 Significant Strikes in 11:22
Average
Striking
vs
Good
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Smith's below average takedown offense won't be a factor against Clark's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 11:22
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Smith has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Smith is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Smith is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Clark on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Smith’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Logan
Clark
In 11:22, how much damage will he do? Clark Smith
Significant Strikes46
Clark's average striking offense is matched by Smith's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 102 Significant Strikes in 11:22
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Clark's below average takedown offense is matched by Smith's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 11:22
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Below average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Clark is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Clark has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Clark is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Smith 8.4
fighter Clark 8.3
Great striking by Smith
12 strikes Aug 18, 2012 vs Sayers

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Smith 7.9
fighter Clark 6.8
Great knockouts by Smith
Round 2 Jul 22, 2011 vs Lagman
Round 1 Jun 04, 2011 vs Schambari
Round 2 Jun 19, 2010 vs Clark

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Smith 7.5
fighter Clark 8.1
Great submissions by Clark
Round 2 Aug 04, 2012 vs Doerr
Round 1 Mar 31, 2012 vs Sursa
Round 1 Mar 27, 2010 vs DeZee

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Smith 8.2
fighter Clark 8.1
Fast finishes by Smith
232 seconds Aug 18, 2012 vs Sayers
106 seconds Jun 04, 2011 vs Schambari
386 seconds Sep 20, 2008 vs Parmelee
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
XR2 KO
1,5971,754
1,6681,683
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Smith
legend Clark
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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