UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Munoz vs Boetsch

1,984

CageRank

WINNER
Boetsch

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
51% chance Boetsch
WILL WIN

1,989

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WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Tim Boetsch
Better submission offense 7.4 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Longer reach 188 cm vs 183 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Puts up a fight 9.0 vs 8.4 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.8 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 37 years vs 40 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Mark Munoz
Significantly harder to hit 9.1 vs 8.5 More than 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.8 vs 8.2 Around 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better takedown defense 8.5 vs 8.3 Almost the same
Boetsch on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Munoz’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tim
Boetsch
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Boetsch Munoz
Significant Strikes53
Boetsch's average striking offense won't be a factor against Munoz's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Good
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Boetsch's average takedown offense is matched by Munoz'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
Boetsch is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Boetsch is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Boetsch is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Munoz on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Boetsch’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mark
Munoz
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Munoz Boetsch
Significant Strikes72
Munoz's average striking offense is matched by Boetsch's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns4
Munoz's good takedown offense may be a factor against Boetsch's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Good
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Munoz has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Munoz is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Munoz is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Boetsch 8.5
fighter Munoz 8.6
Great striking by Munoz
69 strikes Jul 06, 2013 vs Boetsch
39 strikes Nov 05, 2011 vs Leben
44 strikes Jun 11, 2011 vs Maia

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Boetsch 8.2
fighter Munoz 8.8
Great takedowns by Munoz
5 takedowns Jul 06, 2013 vs Boetsch
5 takedowns Nov 05, 2011 vs Leben
3 takedowns Jun 11, 2011 vs Maia

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Boetsch 7.6
fighter Munoz 8.1
Great knockouts by Munoz
Round 2 Nov 05, 2011 vs Leben
Round 1 Mar 03, 2011 vs Dollaway
Round 2 Apr 10, 2010 vs Grove

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Boetsch 7.4
fighter Munoz 6.8
Great submissions by Boetsch
Round 2 Jan 16, 2010 vs Sylvester Lindsey
Round 2 Aug 15, 2009 vs Stark
Round 2 Jul 28, 2007 vs Barrett

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Boetsch 7.8
fighter Munoz 8.1
Fast finishes by Munoz
600 seconds Nov 05, 2011 vs Leben
54 seconds Mar 03, 2011 vs Dollaway
470 seconds Apr 10, 2010 vs Grove
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
July 6, 2013UFC 162
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XR1 KO
2,0052,057
2,0622,000
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Boetsch
legend Munoz
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