UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Sanchez vs Kampmann

2,047

CageRank

WINNER
Kampmann

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
53% chance Kampmann
WILL WIN

2,066

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Martin Kampmann
Much better submission offense 8.3 vs 7.3 Around 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 183 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Diego Sanchez
Much stronger jaw 9.3 vs 8.3 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.9 vs 8.9 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger takedown offense 8.5 vs 8.1 More than 5% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Better striker 8.7 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Kampmann on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Sanchez’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Martin
Kampmann
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Kampmann Sanchez
Significant Strikes71
Kampmann's average striking offense is matched by Sanchez's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Kampmann's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Sanchez's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Kampmann is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Kampmann has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Kampmann has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Sanchez on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Kampmann’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Diego
Sanchez
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Sanchez Kampmann
Significant Strikes79
Sanchez's good striking offense may be a factor against Kampmann's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Good
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Sanchez's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Kampmann's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Sanchez is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Sanchez is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Sanchez has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Kampmann 8.5
fighter Sanchez 8.7
Great striking by Sanchez
65 strikes Mar 03, 2013 vs Gomi
51 strikes Mar 03, 2011 vs Kampmann
66 strikes Aug 17, 2006 vs Parisyan

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Kampmann 8.1
fighter Sanchez 8.5
Great takedowns by Sanchez
2 takedowns Mar 03, 2013 vs Gomi
1 takedown Mar 03, 2011 vs Kampmann
3 takedowns Aug 17, 2006 vs Parisyan

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Kampmann 7.9
fighter Sanchez 7.3
Great knockouts by Kampmann
Round 2 Jun 01, 2012 vs Ellenberger
Round 2 Jan 17, 2009 vs Barros
Round 1 Mar 04, 2005 vs Ewin

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Kampmann 8.3
fighter Sanchez 7.3
Great submissions by Kampmann
Round 3 Mar 03, 2012 vs Alves
Round 1 Jun 07, 2008 vs Rivera
Round 1 Aug 17, 2006 vs Wallace

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Kampmann 8.6
fighter Sanchez 7.7
Fast finishes by Kampmann
400 seconds Jun 01, 2012 vs Ellenberger
852 seconds Mar 03, 2012 vs Alves
164 seconds Jun 07, 2008 vs Rivera
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XDEC
2,0362,048
2,0881,996
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Kampmann
legend Sanchez
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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