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

1,840

CageRank

WINNER
Masvidal

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
84% chance Masvidal
WILL WIN

2,125

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jorge Masvidal
Much better submission defense 9.2 vs 7.9 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.8 vs 8.5 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 9.5 vs 9.0 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier 169 lbs vs 153 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Eric Reynolds
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.9 Around 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.4 vs 7.6 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Heavier hands 7.7 vs 7.5 Almost the same
Masvidal on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Reynolds’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
Good
Resistance
Decision
Masvidal has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Reynolds on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Masvidal’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eric
Reynolds
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Reynolds is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Reynolds is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Reynolds 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 Masvidal 7.5
fighter Reynolds 7.7
Great knockouts by Reynolds
Round 1 Sep 21, 2013 vs Kuivanen
Round 1 Aug 22, 2009 vs Loughran
Round 1 Apr 10, 2009 vs Schulte

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Masvidal 6.9
fighter Reynolds 7.8
Great submissions by Reynolds
Round 1 Jun 14, 2013 vs Forant
Round 2 Sep 28, 2012 vs Borgomeo
Round 1 Feb 20, 2009 vs Figueroa

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Masvidal 7.6
fighter Reynolds 8.4
Fast finishes by Reynolds
30 seconds Sep 21, 2013 vs Kuivanen
114 seconds Aug 22, 2009 vs Loughran
257 seconds Apr 10, 2009 vs Schulte
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 19, 2009Bellator 12
team
VS
team
XR3 SUB
XR1 KO
1,8141,956
1,7841,987
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Masvidal
legend Reynolds
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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