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

2,249

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Johnson

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
77% chance Johnson
WILL WIN

2,037

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Anthony Johnson
Much heavier hands 9.7 vs 7.2 More than 35% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly fast finishes 9.1 vs 8.1 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 9.5 vs 8.8 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 9.1 Almost the same
Slightly younger 32 years vs 34 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Jan Blachowicz
Much better submission offense 8.0 vs 6.5 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Longer winning streak 4 fights vs 3 fights Around 35% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Johnson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Blachowicz’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anthony
Johnson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Johnson has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Johnson is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Johnson is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Blachowicz on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Johnson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jan
Blachowicz
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Blachowicz is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Blachowicz has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Blachowicz has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
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 Blachowicz 7.2
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

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Johnson 6.5
fighter Blachowicz 8.0
Great submissions by Blachowicz
Round 2 May 21, 2011 vs Valtonen
Round 2 Dec 12, 2008 vs Perak
Round 2 Sep 13, 2008 vs M'Pumbu

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Johnson 9.1
fighter Blachowicz 8.1
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
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Johnson
legend Blachowicz
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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