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

2,050

CageRank

WINNER
Emelianenko

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
69% chance Emelianenko
WILL WIN

2,189

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Fedor Emelianenko
Much better submission offense 8.3 vs 6.4 Around 30% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 9.5 vs 8.7 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.8 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.3 vs 9.1 Almost the same
Advantages for Alexander Volkov
Much taller 201 cm vs 183 cm Around 10% taller
Significantly younger 29 years vs 41 years Around 30% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier 239 lbs vs 222 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Heavier hands 8.9 vs 8.5 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Emelianenko on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Volkov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Fedor
Emelianenko
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Emelianenko has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Emelianenko has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Emelianenko is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Volkov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Emelianenko’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
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Emelianenko 8.5
fighter Volkov 8.9
Great knockouts by Volkov
Round 2 Nov 09, 2012 vs Kappke de Queiroz
Round 1 Nov 20, 2011 vs Abdulkerimov
Round 1 Aug 05, 2011 vs Karadjov

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Emelianenko 8.3
fighter Volkov 6.4
Great submissions by Emelianenko
Round 1 Jul 19, 2008 vs Sylvia
Round 1 Apr 14, 2007 vs Lindland
Round 2 Oct 21, 2006 vs Coleman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Emelianenko 9.5
fighter Volkov 8.7
Fast finishes by Emelianenko
194 seconds Jan 24, 2009 vs Arlovski
36 seconds Jul 19, 2008 vs Sylvia
178 seconds Apr 14, 2007 vs Lindland
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Emelianenko
legend Volkov
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