UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Adkins vs Faber

1,344

CageRank

WINNER
Faber

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
99% chance Faber
WILL WIN

2,161

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Urijah Faber
Much better submission offense 9.5 vs 6.7 More than 40% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 6.5 Around 35% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 9.5 vs 7.5 More than 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much better submission defense 9.8 vs 7.9 Around 25% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Much heavier hands 6.8 vs 6.1 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.2 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 37 years vs 42 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for George Adkins
Heavier 155 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Slightly taller 170 cm vs 168 cm Almost the same
Faber on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Adkins’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Urijah
Faber
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Faber is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Faber has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Faber has a chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Below average
Scoring ability
Adkins on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Faber’s defensive skills
Predictions For
George
Adkins
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Adkins is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Adkins is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Adkins 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 Faber 6.8
fighter Adkins 6.1
Great knockouts by Faber
Round 2 Sep 09, 2006 vs Wilson
Round 2 Mar 17, 2006 vs Escovedo
Round 1 Aug 19, 2004 vs Hawkins

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Faber 9.5
fighter Adkins 6.7
Great submissions by Faber
Round 2 Dec 14, 2013 vs McDonald
Round 3 Jan 10, 2010 vs Assuncao
Round 2 Dec 12, 2007 vs Curran

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Faber 8.7
fighter Adkins 6.5
Fast finishes by Faber
502 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs McDonald
387 seconds Nov 19, 2011 vs Bowles
574 seconds Dec 12, 2007 vs Curran
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XR2 SUB
1,4461,543
1,4091,579
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Faber
legend Adkins
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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