UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Abbott vs Ferrozzo

1,447

CageRank

WINNER
Ferrozzo

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
70% chance Ferrozzo
WILL WIN

1,597

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Scott Ferrozzo
Much heavier 322 lbs vs 250 lbs Around 30% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.4 vs 7.7 Around 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Significantly better submission offense 6.9 vs 6.3 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly stronger jaw 7.6 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 7.7 vs 7.2 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Heavier hands 7.3 vs 7.2 Almost the same
Slightly better striker 8.2 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Advantages for David Abbott
Fast finishes 7.2 vs 7.0 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better takedown defense 9.1 vs 8.9 Around 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Slightly taller 183 cm vs 180 cm Almost the same
Ferrozzo on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Abbott’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Scott
Ferrozzo
In 10:15, how much damage will he do? Ferrozzo Abbott
Significant Strikes42
Ferrozzo's average striking offense is matched by Abbott's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 92 Significant Strikes in 10:15
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Ferrozzo's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Abbott's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 10:15
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ferrozzo has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Ferrozzo is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Ferrozzo is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Abbott on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ferrozzo’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Abbott
In 10:15, how much damage will he do? Abbott Ferrozzo
Significant Strikes35
Abbott's average striking offense is matched by Ferrozzo's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 92 Significant Strikes in 10:15
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Abbott's below average takedown offense won't be a factor against Ferrozzo's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 10:15
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Abbott has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Abbott is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Abbott is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Ferrozzo 8.2
fighter Abbott 8.1
Great striking by Ferrozzo
30 strikes Feb 07, 1997 vs Mullen
60 strikes Sep 20, 1996 vs Abbott

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Ferrozzo 8.4
fighter Abbott 7.7
Great takedowns by Ferrozzo
2 takedowns Feb 07, 1997 vs Mullen

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Ferrozzo 7.4
fighter Abbott 7.2
Great knockouts by Ferrozzo
Round 1 Feb 07, 1997 vs Mullen
Round 1 Mar 01, 1996 vs Grinnow

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Ferrozzo 6.9
fighter Abbott 6.3
Great submissions by Ferrozzo
Round 1 Sep 20, 1996 vs Fulton

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Ferrozzo 7.0
fighter Abbott 7.2
Fast finishes by Abbott
83 seconds May 07, 2005 vs Correira
43 seconds May 15, 1998 vs Duarte
74 seconds Dec 16, 1995 vs Jennum
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 20, 1996UFC 11
team
VS
team
XR1 DEC
R2 SUBX
1,6481,562
1,5861,624
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Ferrozzo
legend Abbott
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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