UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Maia vs Magny

2,102

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Maia

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
78% chance Maia
WILL WIN

1,887

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Demian Maia
Much better takedown defense 9.7 vs 7.8 Around 25% better at avoiding being taken down
Much stronger takedown offense 9.6 vs 8.5 Around 15% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Fast finishes 8.5 vs 7.1 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 8.1 vs 6.9 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.3 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly harder to hit 9.0 vs 8.6 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.6 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 9.2 vs 8.7 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Neil Magny
Much longer reach 206 cm vs 183 cm Around 15% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
A lot taller 191 cm vs 183 cm Around 5% taller
Significantly younger 30 years vs 39 years Around 25% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better striker 8.4 vs 8.3 Almost the same
Maia on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Magny’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Demian
Maia
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Maia Magny
Significant Strikes60
Maia's average striking offense is matched by Magny's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns6
Maia's excellent takedown offense will dominate Magny's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Excellent
Takedown ability
vs
Below average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Maia is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Maia has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Maia has a good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Magny on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Maia’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Neil
Magny
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Magny Maia
Significant Strikes49
Magny's average striking offense won't be a factor against Maia's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Good
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Magny's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Maia's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Magny is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Magny is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Magny has a good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Maia 8.3
fighter Magny 8.4
Great striking by Magny
65 strikes Feb 23, 2013 vs Manley

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Maia 9.7
fighter Magny 8.5
Great takedowns by Maia
7 takedowns Feb 02, 2013 vs Fitch
4 takedowns Oct 08, 2011 vs Santiago
1 takedown Feb 21, 2009 vs Sonnen

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Maia 7.2
fighter Magny 7.4
Great knockouts by Magny
Round 2 Jun 28, 2014 vs Goiana de Lima
Round 3 Nov 19, 2010 vs Terry
Round 2 Nov 06, 2010 vs Dunning

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Maia 8.1
fighter Magny 6.9
Great submissions by Maia
Round 1 Oct 13, 2012 vs Story
Round 1 Feb 21, 2009 vs Sonnen
Round 2 Apr 19, 2008 vs Herman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Maia 8.5
fighter Magny 7.1
Fast finishes by Maia
150 seconds Oct 13, 2012 vs Story
47 seconds Jul 07, 2012 vs Hyun Kim
157 seconds Feb 21, 2009 vs Sonnen
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 1, 2015UFC 190
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
XX
00
00
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Maia
legend Magny
Read More
Maia vs Gastelum
Fantasy Cage Match
Magny vs Condit
Fantasy Cage Match
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
comments powered by Disqus