UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Ivanov vs Carl

1,502

CageRank

WINNER
Carl

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
96% chance Carl
WILL WIN

2,047

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Steve Carl
Much better submission offense 9.5 vs 6.8 Around 40% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.1 vs 7.5 More than 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 9.0 vs 6.9 More than 30% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 7.3 Around 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much taller 183 cm vs 173 cm More than 5% taller
Heavier 169 lbs vs 166 lbs Almost the same
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.1 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Ivan Ivanov
Heavier hands 7.1 vs 6.5 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Carl on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ivanov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Steve
Carl
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Carl is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Below average
Jaw
Submission
Carl has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Carl is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Ivanov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Carl’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ivan
Ivanov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ivanov is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Ivanov is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Ivanov is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Carl 6.5
fighter Ivanov 7.1
Great knockouts by Ivanov
Round 1 Oct 09, 2010 vs Ioannis
Round 1 May 21, 2010 vs Beric
Round 1 Jun 07, 2008 vs Cristea

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Carl 9.5
fighter Ivanov 6.8
Great submissions by Carl
Round 4 Oct 26, 2013 vs Burkman
Round 1 Aug 11, 2012 vs Trace
Round 1 Aug 26, 2010 vs Stinson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Carl 9.2
fighter Ivanov 7.5
Fast finishes by Carl
962 seconds Oct 26, 2013 vs Burkman
55 seconds Aug 11, 2012 vs Trace
150 seconds Aug 26, 2010 vs Stinson
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,7091,832
1,6761,865
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Carl
legend Ivanov
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
comments powered by Disqus