UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Silveira vs Sims

1,667

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Silveira

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
56% chance Silveira
WILL WIN

1,628

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marcus Silveira
Heavier hands 7.5 vs 7.0 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Advantages for Wes Sims
Much taller 206 cm vs 191 cm Around 10% taller
Significantly stronger jaw 8.3 vs 7.3 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier 258 lbs vs 242 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Better submission defense 8.3 vs 7.9 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.2 vs 8.0 Almost the same
Silveira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Sims’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marcus
Silveira
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Silveira is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Silveira is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Silveira is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Sims on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Silveira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Wes
Sims
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Sims has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Sims is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Sims is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Silveira 7.5
fighter Sims 7.0
Great knockouts by Silveira
Round 2 Mar 31, 2007 vs Ivey
Round 1 Apr 26, 1996 vs Franks

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Silveira 7.5
fighter Sims 7.3
Great submissions by Silveira
Round 2 Oct 09, 1999 vs Smith
Round 1 Nov 18, 1995 vs Tatarkin
Round 1 Nov 18, 1995 vs Myers

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Silveira 8.2
fighter Sims 8.2
Fast finishes by Sims
92 seconds Jun 28, 2008 vs Coon
201 seconds Oct 06, 2006 vs Leopoldo
433 seconds Dec 13, 2002 vs Silveira
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XR2 SUB
1,6081,676
1,5681,716
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Silveira
legend Sims
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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