UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Arlovski vs Abdurakhimov

2,086

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Arlovski

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
69% chance Arlovski
WILL WIN

1,945

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Andrei Arlovski
Significantly heavier hands 9.0 vs 7.9 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly better submission defense 9.4 vs 8.5 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 9.0 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Taller 193 cm vs 191 cm Almost the same
Stronger jaw 9.1 vs 8.8 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Shamil Abdurakhimov
Better submission offense 7.2 vs 6.6 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Heavier 261 lbs vs 247 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Slightly younger 37 years vs 39 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Arlovski on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Abdurakhimov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Andrei
Arlovski
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Arlovski has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Arlovski is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Arlovski is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Abdurakhimov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Arlovski’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Shamil
Abdurakhimov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Abdurakhimov is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Abdurakhimov is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Abdurakhimov has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Arlovski 9.0
fighter Abdurakhimov 7.9
Great knockouts by Arlovski
Round 3 Jul 19, 2008 vs Rothwell
Round 1 Oct 07, 2005 vs Buentello
Round 1 Sep 26, 2003 vs Matyushenko

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Arlovski 6.6
fighter Abdurakhimov 7.2
Great submissions by Abdurakhimov
Round 1 Apr 01, 2012 vs Otto
Round 1 Aug 21, 2009 vs Mirzoyan
Round 1 Apr 19, 2008 vs Kuchenko

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Arlovski 8.2
fighter Abdurakhimov 8.2
Fast finishes by Arlovski
673 seconds Jul 19, 2008 vs Rothwell
47 seconds Feb 05, 2005 vs Sylvia
119 seconds Sep 26, 2003 vs Matyushenko
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 15, 2018UFC Fight Night 136
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Arlovski
legend Abdurakhimov
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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