UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Maiorino vs dos Santos

1,382

CageRank

WINNER
dos Santos

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
98% chance dos Santos
WILL WIN

2,091

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Junior dos Santos
Puts up a fight 9.7 vs 6.5 Around 50% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much heavier hands 9.2 vs 6.5 Around 45% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 9.4 vs 7.1 More than 30% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 6.7 Around 30% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission defense 8.7 vs 7.4 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier 239 lbs vs 219 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Taller 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 32 years vs 37 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better submission offense 6.9 vs 6.6 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Advantages for Eduardo Maiorino
From what we can tell, Junior dos Santos dominates Eduardo Maiorino in every way.
dos Santos on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Maiorino’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Junior
dos Santos
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
dos Santos has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
dos Santos is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
dos Santos is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Maiorino on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against dos Santos’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eduardo
Maiorino
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Maiorino is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Maiorino is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Maiorino is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter dos Santos 9.2
fighter Maiorino 6.5
Great knockouts by dos Santos
Round 2 May 26, 2012 vs Mir
Round 1 Nov 12, 2011 vs Velasquez
Round 1 Oct 25, 2008 vs Werdum

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter dos Santos 6.9
fighter Maiorino 6.6
Great submissions by dos Santos
Round 3 Sep 19, 2009 vs Filipovic
Round 1 Dec 09, 2006 vs Maiorino

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter dos Santos 8.6
fighter Maiorino 6.7
Fast finishes by dos Santos
484 seconds May 26, 2012 vs Mir
64 seconds Nov 12, 2011 vs Velasquez
81 seconds Oct 25, 2008 vs Werdum
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 9, 2006MF - Minotauro Fights 5
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 KO
1,4341,536
1,3991,572
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend dos Santos
legend Maiorino
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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