UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Moraes vs Rodrigues

1,979

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Moraes

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
66% chance Moraes
WILL WIN

1,866

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marlon Moraes
Younger 30 years vs 36 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Zeilton Rodrigues
Significantly better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.9 Around 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Fast finishes 8.5 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Longer winning streak 4 fights vs 3 fights Around 35% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 8.5 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Moraes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rodrigues’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marlon
Moraes
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Moraes is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Moraes is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Moraes has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Rodrigues on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Moraes’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Zeilton
Rodrigues
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rodrigues is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Rodrigues has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Rodrigues is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Moraes 7.9
fighter Rodrigues 8.0
Great knockouts by Rodrigues
Round 1 May 17, 2013 vs Rocha
Round 1 Nov 27, 2011 vs Tolentino
Round 2 Oct 25, 2006 vs Radael

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Moraes 6.9
fighter Rodrigues 7.8
Great submissions by Rodrigues
Round 2 Apr 26, 2012 vs dos Santos Jr.
Round 1 Apr 08, 2010 vs Kevin Pereira Lima
Round 2 May 10, 2008 vs Silva Rodrigues

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Moraes 8.3
fighter Rodrigues 8.5
Fast finishes by Rodrigues
429 seconds Apr 26, 2012 vs dos Santos Jr.
300 seconds May 10, 2008 vs Silva Rodrigues
300 seconds Oct 25, 2006 vs Radael
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XR2 KO
1,5461,628
1,5071,666
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Moraes
legend Rodrigues
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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