UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Masvidal vs Hyun Bang

2,125

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Masvidal

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
85% chance Masvidal
WILL WIN

1,826

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jorge Masvidal
Much better submission offense 6.9 vs 5.8 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 9.8 vs 8.9 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 9.2 vs 8.6 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 9.5 vs 9.1 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 180 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Slightly younger 33 years vs 35 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Tae Hyun Bang
Much heavier hands 8.4 vs 7.5 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Masvidal on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hyun Bang’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jorge
Masvidal
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Masvidal is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Masvidal is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Masvidal has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Hyun Bang on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Masvidal’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tae
Hyun Bang
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hyun Bang has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Hyun Bang is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Hyun Bang is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Masvidal 7.5
fighter Hyun Bang 8.4
Great knockouts by Hyun Bang
Round 1 May 19, 2008 vs Yokota
Round 2 Dec 12, 2007 vs Nakao
Round 2 Oct 03, 2005 vs Yang

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Masvidal 6.9
fighter Hyun Bang 5.8
Great submissions by Masvidal
Round 2 Jul 27, 2013 vs Chiesa
Round 3 Jun 19, 2009 vs Reynolds

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Masvidal 7.6
fighter Hyun Bang 7.9
Fast finishes by Hyun Bang
218 seconds May 19, 2008 vs Yokota
375 seconds Dec 12, 2007 vs Nakao
334 seconds Oct 03, 2005 vs Yang
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 1, 2008Sengoku - Sixth Battle
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
DECX
1,9631,843
1,9971,810
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Masvidal
legend Hyun Bang
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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