UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Hyun Kim vs Gomi

1,704

CageRank

WINNER
Gomi

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
85% chance Gomi
WILL WIN

2,012

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Takanori Gomi
Significantly stronger jaw 9.6 vs 8.7 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly heavier hands 8.4 vs 7.8 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 8.5 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.8 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Advantages for Dong Hyun Kim
Significantly younger 29 years vs 39 years More than 25% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 180 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Better submission defense 8.7 vs 8.3 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Gomi on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hyun Kim’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Takanori
Gomi
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Gomi has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Gomi is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Gomi has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Hyun Kim on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gomi’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dong
Hyun Kim
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hyun Kim is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Hyun Kim is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Hyun Kim 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 Gomi 8.4
fighter Hyun Kim 7.8
Great knockouts by Gomi
Round 2 Feb 26, 2012 vs Mitsuoka
Round 1 Aug 01, 2010 vs Griffin
Round 1 Dec 31, 2006 vs Ishida

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Gomi 7.0
fighter Hyun Kim 6.8
Great submissions by Gomi
Round 1 Aug 26, 2006 vs Baron
Round 1 Sep 25, 2005 vs Kawajiri
Round 1 Oct 14, 2004 vs Bennett

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Gomi 8.2
fighter Hyun Kim 7.9
Fast finishes by Gomi
64 seconds Aug 01, 2010 vs Griffin
74 seconds Dec 31, 2006 vs Ishida
462 seconds Sep 25, 2005 vs Kawajiri
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Gomi
legend Hyun Kim
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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Correct me if I'm wrong here but uh pretty sure you have the wrong Dong Hyung Kim depicted here... That is the welterwight "Stungun" Kim but the Dong Hyung Kim fighting at UFC 117 against Gomi is the lightweight "Maestro".... is the prediction still accurate or are the stats mixed up too?
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