UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Hamilton vs Kovacs

1,817

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Hamilton

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
77% chance Hamilton
WILL WIN

1,602

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Anthony Hamilton
Much taller 196 cm vs 183 cm More than 5% taller
Significantly stronger jaw 8.7 vs 7.7 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 7.4 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission offense 6.5 vs 5.9 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.3 vs 7.7 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.5 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Advantages for Matt Kovacs
From what we can tell, Anthony Hamilton dominates Matt Kovacs in every way.
Hamilton on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Kovacs’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anthony
Hamilton
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hamilton has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Hamilton is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Hamilton is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Kovacs on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hamilton’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Matt
Kovacs
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Kovacs is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Kovacs is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Kovacs is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Hamilton 8.1
fighter Kovacs 7.8
Great knockouts by Hamilton
Round 2 Oct 04, 2013 vs Rama
Round 1 Aug 24, 2013 vs Kovacs
Round 1 Dec 01, 2012 vs Widler

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Hamilton 6.5
fighter Kovacs 5.9
Great submissions by Hamilton
Round 1 Mar 16, 2013 vs Courchaine
Round 1 Jan 09, 2010 vs Meyers

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Hamilton 8.0
fighter Kovacs 7.4
Fast finishes by Hamilton
312 seconds Oct 04, 2013 vs Rama
134 seconds Aug 24, 2013 vs Kovacs
38 seconds Dec 01, 2012 vs Widler
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 24, 2013CS - CageSport 26
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R2 KOX
1,7101,554
1,7391,525
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
DECX
1,7371,529
1,7601,506
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Hamilton
legend Kovacs
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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