UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Cerrone vs Kanehara

2,206

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Cerrone

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
97% chance Cerrone
WILL WIN

1,605

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Donald Cerrone
Much better submission offense 8.7 vs 6.5 Around 35% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.2 vs 7.5 More than 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 9.2 vs 7.8 Around 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Much better submission defense 9.4 vs 7.8 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.5 vs 8.0 Around 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Heavier 169 lbs vs 153 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Yasunori Kanehara
From what we can tell, Donald Cerrone dominates Yasunori Kanehara in every way.
Cerrone on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Kanehara’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Donald
Cerrone
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Cerrone has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Cerrone has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Cerrone has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Kanehara on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Cerrone’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Yasunori
Kanehara
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Kanehara is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Kanehara is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Kanehara is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Cerrone 8.0
fighter Kanehara 8.0
Great knockouts by Kanehara
Round 1 Sep 12, 2009 vs Kuga
Round 2 Apr 25, 2009 vs Matsuda
Round 2 Jul 27, 2008 vs Shiba

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Cerrone 8.7
fighter Kanehara 6.5
Great submissions by Cerrone
Round 2 Nov 16, 2013 vs Dunham
Round 1 Oct 29, 2011 vs Siver
Round 2 Dec 16, 2010 vs Horodecki

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Cerrone 9.2
fighter Kanehara 7.5
Fast finishes by Cerrone
280 seconds Jan 25, 2014 vs Martins
76 seconds Aug 11, 2012 vs Guillard
142 seconds Oct 29, 2011 vs Siver
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 9, 2007GCM - Cage Force 3
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
R3 SUBX
1,7741,433
1,7871,421
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Cerrone
legend Kanehara
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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