UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Teixeira vs St. Preux

2,168

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Teixeira

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
63% chance Teixeira
WILL WIN

2,076

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Glover Teixeira
Much stronger takedown offense 9.3 vs 8.0 More than 15% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Better striker 9.4 vs 8.7 Around 10% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly heavier hands 9.0 vs 8.1 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Better takedown defense 9.3 vs 8.7 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Fast finishes 9.5 vs 9.0 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Harder to hit 8.8 vs 8.6 Almost the same
Better submission defense 9.1 vs 8.8 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Ovince St. Preux
Taller 191 cm vs 188 cm Almost the same
Younger 34 years vs 37 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Teixeira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against St. Preux’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Glover
Teixeira
In 9:57, how much damage will he do? Teixeira St. Preux
Significant Strikes66
Teixeira's excellent striking offense will dominate St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 90 Significant Strikes in 9:57
Excellent
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Teixeira's excellent takedown offense will dominate St. Preux's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 9:57
Excellent
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Teixeira has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Teixeira has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Teixeira is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
St. Preux on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Teixeira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ovince
St. Preux
In 9:57, how much damage will he do? St. Preux Teixeira
Significant Strikes46
St. Preux's good striking offense may be a factor against Teixeira's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 90 Significant Strikes in 9:57
Good
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
St. Preux's average takedown offense won't be a factor against Teixeira's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 5 Takedowns in 9:57
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Excellent
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
St. Preux has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
St. Preux is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
St. Preux is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Teixeira 9.4
fighter St. Preux 8.7
Great striking by Teixeira
14 strikes Sep 04, 2013 vs Bader
12 strikes May 25, 2013 vs Te-Huna
80 strikes Jan 26, 2013 vs Jackson

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Teixeira 9.3
fighter St. Preux 8.0
Great takedowns by Teixeira
1 takedown Sep 04, 2013 vs Bader
1 takedown May 25, 2013 vs Te-Huna
5 takedowns Jan 26, 2013 vs Jackson

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Teixeira 9.0
fighter St. Preux 8.1
Great knockouts by Teixeira
Round 1 Sep 04, 2013 vs Bader
Round 2 Oct 13, 2012 vs Maldonado
Round 2 Jul 20, 2011 vs Cruz

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Teixeira 8.0
fighter St. Preux 7.9
Great submissions by Teixeira
Round 1 May 25, 2013 vs Te-Huna
Round 1 May 26, 2012 vs Kingsbury
Round 1 Nov 27, 2011 vs Rodriguez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Teixeira 9.5
fighter St. Preux 9.0
Fast finishes by Teixeira
175 seconds Sep 04, 2013 vs Bader
158 seconds May 25, 2013 vs Te-Huna
118 seconds Nov 27, 2011 vs Rodriguez
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 8, 2015UFC Fight Night 73
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Teixeira
legend St. Preux
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