UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Ning vs Vera

1,567

CageRank

WINNER
Vera

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
68% chance Vera
WILL WIN

1,699

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marlon Vera
Much better submission offense 8.1 vs 7.0 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.4 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly younger 25 years vs 36 years More than 30% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 173 cm vs 165 cm Around 5% taller
Better submission defense 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.1 vs 7.9 Almost the same
Advantages for Guangyou Ning
Heavier hands 7.5 vs 7.1 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Heavier 144 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Vera on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ning’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marlon
Vera
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Vera is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Vera has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Vera has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Ning on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Vera’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Guangyou
Ning
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ning is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Ning has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Ning is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Vera 7.1
fighter Ning 7.5
Great knockouts by Ning
Round 2 May 16, 2015 vs Wee
Round 2 May 18, 2013 vs Jiang
Round 1 Mar 22, 2009 vs Senga

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Vera 8.1
fighter Ning 7.0
Great submissions by Vera
Round 1 Oct 23, 2013 vs Owens
Round 2 Jan 18, 2013 vs Umana Munoz
Round 1 Feb 20, 2012 vs Guzman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Vera 8.1
fighter Ning 7.4
Fast finishes by Vera
114 seconds Oct 23, 2013 vs Owens
244 seconds Apr 24, 2013 vs Iglesias
584 seconds Jan 18, 2013 vs Umana Munoz
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 26, 2016UFC Fight Night 101
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Vera
legend Ning
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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