UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Kelleher vs Vaccaro

1,685

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Kelleher

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
63% chance Kelleher
WILL WIN

1,590

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Brian Kelleher
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 6.8 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 7.4 vs 6.3 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 8.7 vs 7.5 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.6 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.2 vs 7.8 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Ryan Vaccaro
Much heavier 144 lbs vs 141 lbs Almost the same
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Better submission defense 8.0 vs 7.8 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Kelleher on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Vaccaro’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Brian
Kelleher
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Kelleher has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Kelleher is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Kelleher is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Vaccaro on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Kelleher’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ryan
Vaccaro
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Vaccaro is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Vaccaro is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Vaccaro 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 Kelleher 7.5
fighter Vaccaro 6.3
Great knockouts by Kelleher
Round 1 Sep 15, 2012 vs Jones
Round 2 Jun 02, 2012 vs Vaccaro
Round 2 Apr 14, 2012 vs Chaves

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Kelleher 7.3
fighter Vaccaro 6.6
Great submissions by Kelleher
Round 1 May 20, 2011 vs Yousefi
Round 1 Jan 23, 2010 vs Carrow
Round 1 Jun 13, 2009 vs Litz

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Kelleher 7.8
fighter Vaccaro 6.8
Fast finishes by Kelleher
10 seconds Sep 15, 2012 vs Jones
356 seconds Jun 02, 2012 vs Vaccaro
521 seconds Apr 14, 2012 vs Chaves
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
R1 SUBX
1,6671,635
1,7121,590
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Kelleher
legend Vaccaro
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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