UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Soto vs Beltran

1,931

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Soto

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
85% chance Soto
WILL WIN

1,634

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Joe Soto
Much better submission offense 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better submission defense 8.4 vs 7.4 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.4 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.3 vs 8.0 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Marco Beltran
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Soto on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Beltran’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Joe
Soto
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Soto has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Soto has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Soto is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Beltran on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Soto’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marco
Beltran
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Beltran is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Beltran has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Beltran 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 Soto 7.8
fighter Beltran 7.3
Great knockouts by Soto
Round 1 May 20, 2010 vs Saraiva
Round 1 Apr 03, 2009 vs Greer
Round 1 Jul 16, 2006 vs Williams

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Soto 8.5
fighter Beltran 7.7
Great submissions by Soto
Round 1 Nov 14, 2013 vs Vom Baur
Round 2 May 10, 2012 vs George
Round 2 Jun 05, 2009 vs Reyes

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Soto 8.4
fighter Beltran 8.0
Fast finishes by Soto
421 seconds May 10, 2012 vs George
300 seconds May 20, 2010 vs Saraiva
551 seconds Jun 05, 2009 vs Reyes
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
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CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 5, 2016UFC Fight Night 98
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Soto
legend Beltran
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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