UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Eduardo vs Jones

1,778

CageRank

WINNER
Jones

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
97% chance Jones
WILL WIN

2,377

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jon Jones
Much longer winning streak 14 fights vs 5 fights More than 2.8x longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Fast finishes 8.9 vs 7.8 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 8.5 vs 7.4 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 9.7 vs 8.6 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.7 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission offense 8.2 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 30 years vs 35 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Carlos Eduardo
From what we can tell, Jon Jones dominates Carlos Eduardo in every way.
Jones on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Eduardo’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jon
Jones
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Jones has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Jones has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Jones has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Eduardo on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Jones’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Carlos
Eduardo
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Eduardo is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Eduardo is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Eduardo is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Jones 8.6
fighter Eduardo 7.4
Great knockouts by Jones
Round 1 Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
Round 3 Mar 19, 2011 vs Rua
Round 1 Aug 01, 2010 vs Matyushenko

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Jones 8.2
fighter Eduardo 7.6
Great submissions by Jones
Round 4 Sep 22, 2012 vs Belfort
Round 2 Dec 10, 2011 vs Machida
Round 4 Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Jones 8.9
fighter Eduardo 7.8
Fast finishes by Jones
273 seconds Apr 27, 2013 vs Sonnen
974 seconds Sep 24, 2011 vs Jackson
757 seconds Mar 19, 2011 vs Rua
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 19, 2008BCX 4
team
VS
team
XR3 KO
XR2 KO
1,5381,544
1,4891,593
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Jones
legend Eduardo
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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