UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Damm vs Shevchenko

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WINNER

WINNER
Damm

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
57% chance Damm
WILL WIN

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Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Carina Damm
Much heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Much stronger jaw 8.8 vs 7.5 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 7.5 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.3 vs 7.7 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Valentina Shevchenko
Significantly heavier hands 7.7 vs 6.8 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly younger 30 years vs 39 years Around 25% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 165 cm vs 163 cm Almost the same
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Damm on the attack Our prediction about how she’ll perform against Shevchenko’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Carina
Damm
If she wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Damm is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Damm has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Damm is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Shevchenko on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Damm’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Valentina
Shevchenko
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Shevchenko is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Shevchenko is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Shevchenko is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Damm 6.8
fighter Shevchenko 7.7
Great knockouts by Shevchenko
Round 2 Feb 26, 2014 vs Bastos
Round 1 Dec 18, 2013 vs Orellana
Round 2 Apr 21, 2003 vs Aidaralieva

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Damm 7.1
fighter Shevchenko 7.2
Great submissions by Shevchenko
Round 2 Jan 28, 2017 vs Pena
Round 1 Mar 03, 2006 vs Nemtsova
Round 1 Jul 09, 2005 vs Aeh Kim

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Damm 7.6
fighter Shevchenko 7.8
Fast finishes by Shevchenko
50 seconds Dec 18, 2013 vs Orellana
71 seconds Mar 03, 2006 vs Nemtsova
69 seconds Jul 09, 2005 vs Aeh Kim
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Damm
legend Shevchenko
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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