UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lauzon vs Ray

1,936

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Lauzon

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 3

prediction
54% chance Lauzon
WILL WIN

1,906

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Joe Lauzon
Significantly better submission offense 8.7 vs 7.9 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better submission defense 9.0 vs 8.3 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 9.3 vs 8.9 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Steven Ray
Younger 27 years vs 32 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 7.1 vs 6.9 Almost the same
Lauzon on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ray’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Joe
Lauzon
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lauzon is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Lauzon has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lauzon is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Ray on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lauzon’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Steven
Ray
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ray is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Ray is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Ray is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Lauzon 6.9
fighter Ray 7.1
Great knockouts by Ray
Round 2 Jul 21, 2012 vs Barrs
Round 1 Sep 24, 2011 vs Quinn
Round 3 Apr 17, 2011 vs Ward

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lauzon 8.7
fighter Ray 7.9
Great submissions by Lauzon
Round 3 Aug 04, 2012 vs Varner
Round 1 Oct 08, 2011 vs Guillard
Round 2 Feb 07, 2009 vs Stephens

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lauzon 8.6
fighter Ray 8.1
Fast finishes by Lauzon
47 seconds Oct 08, 2011 vs Guillard
74 seconds Nov 17, 2007 vs Reinhardt
48 seconds Sep 23, 2006 vs Pulver
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lauzon
legend Ray
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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