UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Emelianenko vs Schilt

2,189

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Emelianenko

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
86% chance Emelianenko
WILL WIN

1,877

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Fedor Emelianenko
Better striker 9.0 vs 7.7 More than 15% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Much better takedown defense 9.3 vs 8.1 More than 15% better at avoiding being taken down
Fast finishes 9.5 vs 8.3 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger takedown offense 8.0 vs 7.1 Around 15% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Heavier hands 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Harder to hit 9.6 vs 9.3 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.7 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Better submission offense 8.3 vs 7.8 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Stronger jaw 9.1 vs 8.8 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 40 years vs 43 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Semmy Schilt
Much taller 211 cm vs 183 cm More than 15% taller
Much heavier 256 lbs vs 222 lbs More than 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Emelianenko on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Schilt’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Fedor
Emelianenko
In 9:06, how much damage will he do? Emelianenko Schilt
Significant Strikes38
Emelianenko's excellent striking offense is matched by Schilt's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 82 Significant Strikes in 9:06
Excellent
Striking
vs
Excellent
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Emelianenko's average takedown offense is matched by Schilt's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 9:06
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Emelianenko has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Emelianenko has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Emelianenko is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Schilt on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Emelianenko’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Semmy
Schilt
In 9:06, how much damage will he do? Schilt Emelianenko
Significant Strikes11
Schilt's poor striking offense won't be a factor against Emelianenko's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 82 Significant Strikes in 9:06
Poor
Striking
vs
Excellent
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns0
Schilt's poor takedown offense won't be a factor against Emelianenko's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 9:06
Poor
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Schilt is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Schilt is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Schilt is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Emelianenko 9.0
fighter Schilt 7.7
Great striking by Emelianenko
50 strikes Aug 28, 2005 vs Filipovic
65 strikes Dec 31, 2004 vs Nogueira
79 strikes Mar 16, 2003 vs Nogueira

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Emelianenko 8.0
fighter Schilt 7.1
Great takedowns by Emelianenko
4 takedowns Aug 28, 2005 vs Filipovic
5 takedowns Dec 31, 2004 vs Nogueira
1 takedown Mar 16, 2003 vs Nogueira

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Emelianenko 8.5
fighter Schilt 7.7
Great knockouts by Emelianenko
Round 2 Nov 07, 2009 vs Rogers
Round 1 Jan 24, 2009 vs Arlovski
Round 1 Nov 24, 2002 vs Herring

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Emelianenko 8.3
fighter Schilt 7.8
Great submissions by Emelianenko
Round 1 Jul 19, 2008 vs Sylvia
Round 1 Apr 14, 2007 vs Lindland
Round 2 Oct 21, 2006 vs Coleman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Emelianenko 9.5
fighter Schilt 8.3
Fast finishes by Emelianenko
194 seconds Jan 24, 2009 vs Arlovski
36 seconds Jul 19, 2008 vs Sylvia
178 seconds Apr 14, 2007 vs Lindland
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 23, 2002Pride 21
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XR2 KO
1,8811,931
1,9381,874
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Emelianenko
legend Schilt
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