UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lesnar vs Lewis

1,820

CageRank

WINNER
Lewis

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
64% chance Lewis
WILL WIN

1,916

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Derrick Lewis
Much heavier hands 9.5 vs 7.7 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 8.9 vs 7.8 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.0 vs 8.1 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Younger 32 years vs 39 years Around 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Brock Lesnar
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.5 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Lewis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lesnar’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Derrick
Lewis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lewis has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Lewis is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lewis is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Lesnar on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lewis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Brock
Lesnar
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lesnar is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Lesnar is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Lesnar is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Lewis 9.5
fighter Lesnar 7.7
Great knockouts by Lewis
Round 3 Mar 01, 2013 vs Shivers
Round 1 Mar 30, 2012 vs Frazier
Round 2 Jul 24, 2010 vs Martinez

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lewis 6.5
fighter Lesnar 7.8
Great submissions by Lesnar
Round 2 Jul 03, 2010 vs Carwin
Round 1 Jun 02, 2007 vs Soo Kim

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lewis 8.3
fighter Lesnar 8.2
Fast finishes by Lewis
862 seconds Mar 01, 2013 vs Shivers
157 seconds Mar 30, 2012 vs Frazier
363 seconds Jul 24, 2010 vs Martinez
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lewis
legend Lesnar
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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