UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Boukai vs Faber

1,538

CageRank

WINNER
Faber

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
97% chance Faber
WILL WIN

2,161

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Urijah Faber
Much better submission offense 9.5 vs 7.7 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much better submission defense 9.8 vs 7.7 Around 30% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.5 vs 7.6 More than 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 7.6 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 8.9 vs 7.8 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Rami Boukai
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier hands 7.0 vs 6.8 Almost the same
Heavier 144 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Faber on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Boukai’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Urijah
Faber
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Faber is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Faber has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Faber has a chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Below average
Scoring ability
Boukai on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Faber’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Rami
Boukai
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Boukai is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Boukai is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Boukai is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Faber 9.5
fighter Boukai 7.7
Great submissions by Faber
Round 2 Dec 14, 2013 vs McDonald
Round 3 Jan 10, 2010 vs Assuncao
Round 2 Dec 12, 2007 vs Curran

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Faber 8.7
fighter Boukai 7.6
Fast finishes by Faber
502 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs McDonald
387 seconds Nov 19, 2011 vs Bowles
574 seconds Dec 12, 2007 vs Curran
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
September 24, 2004KOTC 41
team
VS
team
XR2 DEC
XR2 KO
1,5711,693
1,5381,727
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Faber
legend Boukai
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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