UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Elkins vs Worthington

1,986

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Elkins

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
97% chance Elkins
WILL WIN

1,406

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Darren Elkins
Much heavier hands 7.6 vs 6.3 More than 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 6.9 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission defense 8.9 vs 7.4 More than 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 7.3 Around 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission offense 7.1 vs 6.9 Almost the same
Advantages for Ted Worthington
Taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 164 lbs vs 144 lbs Around 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Elkins on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Worthington’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Darren
Elkins
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Elkins has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Elkins has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Elkins has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Worthington on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Elkins’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ted
Worthington
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Worthington is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Worthington is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Worthington is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Elkins 7.6
fighter Worthington 6.3
Great knockouts by Elkins
Round 1 Mar 16, 2013 vs Carvalho
Round 1 Mar 21, 2010 vs Ludwig
Round 1 Oct 10, 2009 vs Neville

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Elkins 7.1
fighter Worthington 7.0
Great submissions by Elkins
Round 1 Aug 15, 2008 vs Klein
Round 1 Aug 24, 2007 vs Tsuboi
Round 1 Jan 24, 2007 vs Markam

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Elkins 8.0
fighter Worthington 7.0
Fast finishes by Elkins
186 seconds Mar 16, 2013 vs Carvalho
44 seconds Mar 21, 2010 vs Ludwig
115 seconds Aug 24, 2007 vs Tsuboi
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 12, 2009DC 6 - Duneland Classic 6
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
DECX
1,8071,612
1,7321,688
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Elkins
legend Worthington
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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