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

2,205

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Lima

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
97% chance Lima
WILL WIN

1,592

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Douglas Lima
Much better submission defense 9.3 vs 7.2 Around 30% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Much heavier hands 9.6 vs 7.9 More than 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 9.7 vs 7.6 More than 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much stronger jaw 9.6 vs 7.9 More than 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.9 vs 7.7 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission offense 7.5 vs 7.0 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 29 years vs 32 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Eddie Hernandez
From what we can tell, Douglas Lima dominates Eddie Hernandez in every way.
Lima on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hernandez’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 has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Lima is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Hernandez on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lima’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eddie
Hernandez
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hernandez is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Hernandez is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Hernandez 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 Lima 9.6
fighter Hernandez 7.9
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 Hernandez 7.1
Great submissions by Lima
Round 3 Nov 12, 2010 vs Juarez
Round 2 Sep 10, 2010 vs Ford
Round 1 Jul 14, 2007 vs Nuno

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lima 8.9
fighter Hernandez 7.7
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
R1 SUBX
R2 SUBX
1,7031,631
1,7431,592
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lima
legend Hernandez
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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