UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Li vs Meunier

1,848

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Li

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 3

prediction
82% chance Li
WILL WIN

1,586

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jingliang Li
Significantly better submission defense 8.6 vs 7.4 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.6 vs 7.5 More than 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission offense 7.8 vs 7.0 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Jonathan Meunier
Much heavier hands 8.0 vs 6.7 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
A lot taller 191 cm vs 183 cm Around 5% taller
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Li on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Meunier’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jingliang
Li
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Li is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Li has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Li has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Meunier on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Li’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jonathan
Meunier
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Meunier has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Meunier is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Meunier is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Li 6.8
fighter Meunier 8.0
Great knockouts by Meunier
Round 1 Nov 15, 2014 vs Leduc
Round 1 Jun 21, 2014 vs Hubert Therrien
Round 1 Oct 05, 2013 vs Dubois

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Li 7.8
fighter Meunier 7.0
Great submissions by Li
Round 3 Apr 27, 2013 vs Jumeau
Round 2 Jan 27, 2011 vs Rossini
Round 1 Apr 18, 2009 vs Jin Wen

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Li 7.3
fighter Meunier 7.7
Fast finishes by Meunier
216 seconds Nov 15, 2014 vs Leduc
199 seconds Jun 21, 2014 vs Hubert Therrien
269 seconds Oct 05, 2013 vs Dubois
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Li
legend Meunier
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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