UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Cirkunov vs Francois

1,801

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Cirkunov

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
83% chance Cirkunov
WILL WIN

1,528

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Misha Cirkunov
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.1 Around 30% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 6.7 Around 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.3 vs 7.6 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier hands 7.1 vs 6.9 Almost the same
Slightly better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.8 Almost the same
Advantages for Ricardeau Francois
Taller 198 cm vs 191 cm Around 5% taller
Cirkunov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Francois’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Misha
Cirkunov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Cirkunov is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Cirkunov has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Cirkunov is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Francois on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Cirkunov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ricardeau
Francois
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Francois is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Francois is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Francois is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Cirkunov 7.1
fighter Francois 6.9
Great knockouts by Cirkunov
Round 1 Aug 23, 2015 vs Jolly
Round 1 Mar 04, 2011 vs Francois
Round 1 Jan 30, 2010 vs Doyle

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Cirkunov 7.8
fighter Francois 6.1
Great submissions by Cirkunov
Round 1 Mar 08, 2014 vs Desilets
Round 1 Sep 07, 2013 vs Ganshorn
Round 1 Jul 17, 2010 vs Pauliuk

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Cirkunov 8.2
fighter Francois 6.7
Fast finishes by Cirkunov
119 seconds Sep 07, 2013 vs Ganshorn
56 seconds Mar 04, 2011 vs Francois
40 seconds Jan 30, 2010 vs Doyle
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
March 4, 2011UGC 26
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
XR1 KO
1,5461,584
1,6021,528
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Cirkunov
legend Francois
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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