UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Volkov vs Lewis

2,050

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Volkov

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
68% chance Volkov
WILL WIN

1,916

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Alexander Volkov
A lot taller 201 cm vs 191 cm More than 5% taller
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Younger 30 years vs 33 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Stronger jaw 9.1 vs 8.9 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Derrick Lewis
Significantly heavier 264 lbs vs 239 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Heavier hands 9.5 vs 8.9 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Volkov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lewis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alexander
Volkov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Volkov has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Volkov is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Volkov is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Lewis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Volkov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Derrick
Lewis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lewis has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Lewis is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Lewis 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 Volkov 8.9
fighter Lewis 9.5
Great knockouts by Lewis
Round 3 Mar 01, 2013 vs Shivers
Round 1 Mar 30, 2012 vs Frazier
Round 2 Jul 24, 2010 vs Martinez

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Volkov 6.4
fighter Lewis 6.5
Great submissions by Lewis
Round 2 Nov 12, 2010 vs Cleveland

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Volkov 8.7
fighter Lewis 8.3
Fast finishes by Volkov
599 seconds Nov 09, 2012 vs Kappke de Queiroz
26 seconds Nov 20, 2011 vs Abdulkerimov
161 seconds Aug 05, 2011 vs Karadjov
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
October 6, 2018UFC 229
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Volkov
legend Lewis
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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