UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Oleynik vs Pesta

2,070

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Oleynik

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
85% chance Oleynik
WILL WIN

1,767

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Alexey Oleynik
Much better submission offense 10.0 vs 7.0 More than 40% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.4 vs 8.1 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission defense 9.8 vs 8.3 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.2 vs 8.6 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Viktor Pesta
Much heavier hands 7.7 vs 6.1 More than 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly younger 26 years vs 39 years Around 35% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 191 cm vs 185 cm Around 5% taller
Oleynik on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pesta’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alexey
Oleynik
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Oleynik is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Oleynik has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Oleynik is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Pesta on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Oleynik’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Viktor
Pesta
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pesta is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Pesta is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Pesta 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 Oleynik 6.1
fighter Pesta 7.7
Great knockouts by Pesta
Round 1 Dec 07, 2013 vs Tupa
Round 1 May 11, 2012 vs Krpan
Round 1 Dec 15, 2011 vs Uhlir

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Oleynik 10.0
fighter Pesta 7.1
Great submissions by Oleynik
Round 1 Nov 08, 2013 vs Filipovic
Round 2 Jun 20, 2013 vs Monson
Round 3 Apr 20, 2013 vs Lopez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Oleynik 9.4
fighter Pesta 8.1
Fast finishes by Oleynik
282 seconds Nov 08, 2013 vs Filipovic
508 seconds Jun 20, 2013 vs Monson
129 seconds Nov 10, 2007 vs Kulak
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Oleynik
legend Pesta
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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