UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Anderson vs Evans

1,497

CageRank

WINNER
Evans

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
98% chance Evans
WILL WIN

2,222

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Rashad Evans
Much heavier hands 8.6 vs 5.7 More than 50% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 9.7 vs 7.6 Around 30% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.1 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 9.4 vs 8.0 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Much better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.1 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier 205 lbs vs 184 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Danny Anderson
Significantly better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Evans on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anderson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Rashad
Evans
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Evans has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Evans is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Evans has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Anderson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Evans’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Danny
Anderson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Anderson is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Anderson is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Anderson 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 Evans 8.6
fighter Anderson 5.7
Great knockouts by Evans
Round 1 Nov 16, 2013 vs Sonnen
Round 3 Dec 27, 2008 vs Griffin
Round 2 Sep 06, 2008 vs Liddell

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Evans 6.8
fighter Anderson 7.3
Great submissions by Anderson
Round 1 Apr 19, 2003 vs Drey
Round 1 Mar 08, 2003 vs Purcell
Round 1 Nov 23, 2002 vs Stamp

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Evans 8.2
fighter Anderson 7.1
Fast finishes by Evans
245 seconds Nov 16, 2013 vs Sonnen
766 seconds Dec 27, 2008 vs Griffin
411 seconds Sep 06, 2008 vs Liddell
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
R2 SUBX
1,6581,604
1,6001,662
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Evans
legend Anderson
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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