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

2,050

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Volkov

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
87% chance Volkov
WILL WIN

1,724

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Alexander Volkov
Much heavier hands 8.9 vs 7.0 More than 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Much taller 201 cm vs 188 cm More than 5% taller
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 7.8 More than 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 9.1 vs 7.9 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.0 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.0 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Younger 29 years vs 35 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Mark Holata
Significantly better submission offense 7.5 vs 6.4 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Heavier 248 lbs vs 239 lbs Around 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Volkov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Holata’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alexander
Volkov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Volkov has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Volkov is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Volkov is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Holata on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Volkov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mark
Holata
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Holata is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Holata is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Holata 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 Holata 7.0
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 Volkov 6.4
fighter Holata 7.5
Great submissions by Holata
Round 1 May 18, 2012 vs Wagner
Round 1 Apr 23, 2011 vs Willis
Round 2 May 08, 2009 vs Hill

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Volkov 8.7
fighter Holata 8.0
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
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
March 7, 2014Bellator 111
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Volkov
legend Holata
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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