UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Uno vs Thomas

1,946

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Uno

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
62% chance Uno
WILL WIN

1,861

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Caol Uno
Significantly heavier 144 lbs vs 142 lbs Almost the same
Better submission defense 9.7 vs 9.2 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Harder to hit 8.6 vs 8.4 Almost the same
Better submission offense 8.1 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better striker 8.0 vs 7.9 Almost the same
Advantages for Din Thomas
Much heavier hands 7.3 vs 5.7 Around 30% better at knocking out good defenders
Much longer reach 191 cm vs 178 cm More than 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Significantly fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.4 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Taller 175 cm vs 170 cm Around 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.6 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Uno on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Thomas’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Caol
Uno
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Uno Thomas
Significant Strikes58
Uno's below average striking offense won't be a factor against Thomas's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Below average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Uno's average takedown offense is matched by Thomas's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Uno is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Uno has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Uno has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Thomas on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Uno’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Din
Thomas
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Thomas Uno
Significant Strikes49
Thomas's below average striking offense won't be a factor against Uno's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Below average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Thomas's average takedown offense is matched by Uno's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Thomas is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Thomas is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Thomas is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Uno 8.0
fighter Thomas 7.9
Great striking by Uno
33 strikes May 11, 2008 vs Ishida
35 strikes Sep 27, 2002 vs Thomas
19 strikes May 10, 2002 vs Edwards

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Uno 8.2
fighter Thomas 8.2
Great takedowns by Thomas
1 takedown May 26, 2007 vs Stephens
1 takedown Nov 11, 2006 vs Clementi
1 takedown Sep 28, 2001 vs Iha

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Uno 5.7
fighter Thomas 7.3
Great knockouts by Thomas
Round 2 Jan 08, 2010 vs Pague
Round 1 Mar 21, 2009 vs Lemley
Round 2 Mar 17, 2000 vs Mishima

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Uno 8.1
fighter Thomas 7.9
Great submissions by Uno
Round 3 Jun 22, 2013 vs Avila
Round 2 May 11, 2008 vs Ishida
Round 3 May 29, 1999 vs Sato

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Uno 7.4
fighter Thomas 8.1
Fast finishes by Thomas
464 seconds May 26, 2007 vs Stephens
491 seconds Nov 11, 2006 vs Clementi
75 seconds Feb 12, 2005 vs Strawn
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 27, 2002UFC 39
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XR1 KO
1,7911,841
1,8481,784
September 5, 1999Shooto - Renaxis 4
team
VS
team
R3 SUBX
R1 SUBX
1,7611,716
1,8051,673
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Uno
legend Thomas
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