UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - McGee vs McCray

1,899

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
McGee

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
75% chance McGee
WILL WIN

1,711

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Court McGee
Better striker 9.0 vs 8.3 Around 10% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly better takedown defense 8.7 vs 8.0 Around 10% better at avoiding being taken down
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 8.6 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 9.1 vs 8.3 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 9.1 vs 8.6 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 33 years vs 36 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 7.1 vs 6.9 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Advantages for Kris McCray
Significantly harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Taller 183 cm vs 180 cm Almost the same
Stronger takedown offense 8.7 vs 8.5 Almost the same
McGee on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against McCray’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Court
McGee
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? McGee McCray
Significant Strikes84
McGee's excellent striking offense will dominate McCray's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Excellent
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns4
McGee's average takedown offense is matched by McCray's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
McGee is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
McGee is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
McGee has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
McCray on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against McGee’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kris
McCray
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? McCray McGee
Significant Strikes73
McCray's average striking offense is matched by McGee's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
McCray's average takedown offense won't be a factor against McGee'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
McCray is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
McCray is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
McCray has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter McGee 9.0
fighter McCray 8.3
Great striking by McGee
88 strikes Aug 28, 2013 vs Whittaker
166 strikes Feb 23, 2013 vs Neer
62 strikes Sep 17, 2011 vs Yang

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter McGee 7.1
fighter McCray 6.9
Great knockouts by McGee
Round 1 Jul 18, 2009 vs Jarvis
Round 1 Mar 22, 2008 vs Maheau
Round 1 Feb 02, 2007 vs Denker

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter McGee 7.4
fighter McCray 7.3
Great submissions by McGee
Round 3 Oct 23, 2010 vs Jensen
Round 2 Jun 19, 2010 vs McCray
Round 3 Jun 16, 2007 vs Johnson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter McGee 7.5
fighter McCray 7.6
Fast finishes by McCray
39 seconds Oct 03, 2009 vs Almeida
39 seconds Apr 25, 2009 vs West
456 seconds Apr 19, 2008 vs Peclat
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 19, 2010TUF 11 Finale
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
DECX
1,8631,751
1,8971,717
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend McGee
legend McCray
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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