UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lima vs Dahlberg

2,205

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Lima

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
89% chance Lima
WILL WIN

1,836

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Douglas Lima
Much heavier hands 9.6 vs 7.4 Around 30% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 9.6 vs 8.0 More than 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.7 vs 8.2 Around 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly fast finishes 8.9 vs 8.0 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.4 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Eric Dahlberg
Better submission offense 8.1 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Lima on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Dahlberg’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Douglas
Lima
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lima has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Lima is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lima is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Dahlberg on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lima’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eric
Dahlberg
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Dahlberg is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Dahlberg has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Dahlberg 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 Lima 9.6
fighter Dahlberg 7.4
Great knockouts by Lima
Round 2 Sep 20, 2013 vs Saunders
Round 1 Feb 21, 2013 vs Baker
Round 2 Nov 12, 2011 vs Saunders

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lima 7.5
fighter Dahlberg 8.1
Great submissions by Dahlberg
Round 1 Jul 17, 2004 vs Weiss
Round 1 May 18, 2002 vs Branch
Round 1 Mar 01, 2001 vs Koka

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lima 8.9
fighter Dahlberg 8.0
Fast finishes by Lima
573 seconds Sep 20, 2013 vs Saunders
154 seconds Feb 21, 2013 vs Baker
381 seconds Nov 12, 2011 vs Saunders
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR3 DEC
R2 KOX
1,7561,739
1,7031,791
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lima
legend Dahlberg
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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