UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Folayang vs Aoki

1,805

CageRank

WINNER
Aoki

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
93% chance Aoki
WILL WIN

2,254

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Shinya Aoki
Much better submission offense 9.9 vs 6.5 More than 50% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.4 vs 7.2 More than 30% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission defense 9.8 vs 8.6 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Taller 180 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 8.7 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.4 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Eduard Folayang
Significantly heavier hands 6.9 vs 6.1 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Heavier 155 lbs vs 153 lbs Almost the same
Aoki on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Folayang’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Shinya
Aoki
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Aoki is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Aoki has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Aoki is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Folayang on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Aoki’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eduard
Folayang
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Folayang is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Folayang is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Folayang has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Aoki 6.1
fighter Folayang 6.9
Great knockouts by Folayang
Round 1 Nov 22, 2008 vs Legaspi
Round 1 Jul 05, 2008 vs Baduria
Round 1 Jun 30, 2007 vs Co

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Aoki 9.9
fighter Folayang 6.6
Great submissions by Aoki
Round 2 Dec 31, 2012 vs McKee
Round 1 Jul 10, 2010 vs Kawajiri
Round 1 Dec 31, 2008 vs Alvarez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Aoki 9.4
fighter Folayang 7.2
Fast finishes by Aoki
324 seconds Dec 31, 2012 vs McKee
113 seconds Jul 10, 2010 vs Kawajiri
92 seconds Dec 31, 2008 vs Alvarez
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Aoki
legend Folayang
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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