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

2,050

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Volkov

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
63% chance Volkov
WILL WIN

1,958

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Alexander Volkov
Much taller 201 cm vs 178 cm Around 15% taller
Significantly younger 28 years vs 43 years Around 35% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Significantly fast finishes 8.7 vs 7.8 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission defense 8.8 vs 7.9 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier hands 8.9 vs 8.6 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 8.9 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Mark Hunt
Significantly heavier 261 lbs vs 239 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Better submission offense 6.6 vs 6.4 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Volkov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hunt’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
Average
Resistance
Decision
Volkov is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Hunt on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Volkov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mark
Hunt
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hunt has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Hunt is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Hunt 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 Volkov 8.9
fighter Hunt 8.6
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

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Volkov 8.7
fighter Hunt 7.8
Fast finishes by Volkov
599 seconds Nov 09, 2012 vs Kappke de Queiroz
60 seconds Nov 20, 2011 vs Abdulkerimov
161 seconds Aug 05, 2011 vs Karadjov
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Volkov
legend Hunt
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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