UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Johnson vs Romero

2,249

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Johnson

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
99% chance Johnson
WILL WIN

1,484

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Anthony Johnson
Much heavier hands 9.7 vs 7.1 More than 35% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 9.1 vs 7.0 More than 30% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 9.5 vs 7.0 More than 35% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 7.0 Around 35% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission defense 8.4 vs 7.4 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Jonathan Romero
Significantly better submission offense 6.9 vs 6.5 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Johnson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Romero’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anthony
Johnson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Johnson has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Johnson is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Johnson has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Romero on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Johnson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jonathan
Romero
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Romero is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Romero is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Romero is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Johnson 9.7
fighter Romero 7.1
Great knockouts by Johnson
Round 1 Jan 18, 2014 vs Kyle
Round 1 Nov 03, 2012 vs Linderman
Round 1 Oct 01, 2011 vs Brenneman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Johnson 9.1
fighter Romero 7.0
Fast finishes by Johnson
238 seconds Nov 03, 2012 vs Linderman
169 seconds Oct 01, 2011 vs Brenneman
41 seconds Oct 24, 2009 vs Yoshida
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 18, 2006PF 2 - Live MMA
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
XDEC
1,5001,539
1,5561,484
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Johnson
legend Romero
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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