UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Winner vs Siver

1,865

CageRank

WINNER
Siver

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
68% chance Siver
WILL WIN

2,000

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Dennis Siver
Much better submission offense 7.6 vs 6.3 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 6.5 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.1 Around 10% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Significantly better striker 8.9 vs 8.4 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Better takedown defense 8.8 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Heavier hands 7.2 vs 7.0 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Advantages for Andre Winner
Significantly stronger jaw 9.2 vs 8.6 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
A lot taller 180 cm vs 170 cm More than 5% taller
Longer reach 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Puts up a fight 9.2 vs 8.7 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier 155 lbs vs 144 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger takedown offense 7.5 vs 7.3 Almost the same
Slightly younger 36 years vs 38 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Siver on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Winner’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dennis
Siver
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Siver Winner
Significant Strikes97
Siver's good striking offense may be a factor against Winner's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Good
Striking
vs
Below average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Siver's poor takedown offense won't be a factor against Winner's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Poor
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Siver is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Siver is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Siver has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Winner on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Siver’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Andre
Winner
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Winner Siver
Significant Strikes59
Winner's average striking offense is matched by Siver's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
Winner's below average takedown offense won't be a factor against Siver's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Winner is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Winner is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Winner has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Siver 8.9
fighter Winner 8.4
Great striking by Siver
68 strikes Apr 14, 2012 vs Nunes
74 strikes Feb 27, 2011 vs Sotiropoulos
77 strikes Jun 19, 2010 vs Fisher

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Siver 7.2
fighter Winner 7.0
Great knockouts by Siver
Round 2 Nov 14, 2009 vs Kelly
Round 3 Jan 17, 2009 vs Mohr
Round 2 Sep 08, 2007 vs Kotani

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Siver 7.6
fighter Winner 6.3
Great submissions by Siver
Round 1 Nov 13, 2010 vs Winner
Round 1 Jun 13, 2009 vs Hartt
Round 2 Dec 09, 2006 vs Wallhead

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Siver 7.7
fighter Winner 6.5
Fast finishes by Siver
217 seconds Nov 13, 2010 vs Winner
473 seconds Nov 14, 2009 vs Kelly
203 seconds Jun 13, 2009 vs Hartt
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 13, 2010UFC 122
team
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team
XR1 SUB
XDEC
1,8021,865
1,7611,906
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Siver
legend Winner
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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