UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Cobb vs Bias

1,960

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Cobb

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
86% chance Cobb
WILL WIN

1,640

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Brian Cobb
Much better submission offense 8.3 vs 6.7 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much better submission defense 8.9 vs 7.3 More than 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 7.4 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 8.1 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Taller 180 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 155 lbs vs 139 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Shawn Bias
Younger 33 years vs 38 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Stronger jaw 8.8 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Cobb on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Bias’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Brian
Cobb
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Cobb is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Cobb has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Cobb is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Bias on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Cobb’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Shawn
Bias
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Bias is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Bias is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Bias 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 Cobb 6.9
fighter Bias 6.8
Great knockouts by Cobb
Round 1 Jun 10, 2011 vs Fickett
Round 3 Aug 18, 2007 vs Togashi
Round 2 Mar 13, 2005 vs Elisonda

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Cobb 8.3
fighter Bias 6.7
Great submissions by Cobb
Round 2 May 20, 2011 vs Martinez
Round 2 Jan 22, 2009 vs Wipf
Round 1 May 20, 2007 vs Bias

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Cobb 8.3
fighter Bias 7.4
Fast finishes by Cobb
284 seconds Jun 10, 2011 vs Fickett
521 seconds May 20, 2011 vs Martinez
200 seconds May 20, 2007 vs Bias
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
XR1 SUB
1,6461,749
1,7111,685
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Cobb
legend Bias
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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