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CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Liaudin vs Daley

1,883

CageRank

WINNER
Daley

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
68% chance Daley
WILL WIN

2,017

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Paul Daley
Much heavier hands 9.5 vs 7.5 More than 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 9.3 vs 8.2 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly better striker 8.7 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.8 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better takedown defense 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Longer reach 189 cm vs 183 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.5 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 9.4 vs 9.0 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier 170 lbs vs 169 lbs Almost the same
Advantages for Jess Liaudin
Much better submission offense 7.7 vs 6.3 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.2 vs 7.6 Around 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Daley on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Liaudin’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Paul
Daley
In 10:04, how much damage will he do? Daley Liaudin
Significant Strikes53
Daley's good striking offense may be a factor against Liaudin's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 91 Significant Strikes in 10:04
Good
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Daley's below average takedown offense won't be a factor against Liaudin's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 10:04
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Daley has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Daley is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Daley is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Liaudin on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Daley’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jess
Liaudin
In 10:04, how much damage will he do? Liaudin Daley
Significant Strikes37
Liaudin's average striking offense is matched by Daley's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 91 Significant Strikes in 10:04
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Liaudin's average takedown offense is matched by Daley's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 6 Takedowns in 10:04
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Liaudin is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Liaudin is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Liaudin is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Daley 8.7
fighter Liaudin 8.3
Great striking by Daley
17 strikes Dec 04, 2010 vs Smith
8 strikes Jan 02, 2010 vs Hazelett
27 strikes Sep 19, 2009 vs Kampmann

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Daley 9.5
fighter Liaudin 7.5
Great knockouts by Daley
Round 1 Jan 02, 2010 vs Hazelett
Round 1 Sep 19, 2009 vs Kampmann
Round 2 Dec 05, 2008 vs Alessio

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Daley 6.3
fighter Liaudin 7.7
Great submissions by Liaudin
Round 1 Mar 13, 2010 vs Garcia
Round 1 Apr 21, 2007 vs Siver
Round 1 Dec 09, 2006 vs Mason

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Daley 8.8
fighter Liaudin 8.4
Fast finishes by Daley
144 seconds Jan 02, 2010 vs Hazelett
151 seconds Sep 19, 2009 vs Kampmann
438 seconds Dec 05, 2008 vs Alessio
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 27, 2004Cage Rage 9
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
XR1 KO
1,5261,592
1,4861,633
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Daley
legend Liaudin
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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