UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Burns vs Delanoit

1,722

CageRank

WINNER
Delanoit

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
60% chance Delanoit
WILL WIN

1,792

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Matt Delanoit
Heavier hands 7.6 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.2 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.7 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 185 cm vs 183 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Kevin Burns
Much heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Better submission defense 9.0 vs 8.4 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly better submission offense 8.2 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Delanoit on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Burns’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Matt
Delanoit
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Delanoit has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Delanoit has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Delanoit is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Burns on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Delanoit’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kevin
Burns
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Burns is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Burns has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Burns 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 Delanoit 7.6
fighter Burns 7.0
Great knockouts by Delanoit
Round 1 Nov 19, 2010 vs Gardner
Round 1 Jun 26, 2010 vs Parmelee
Round 1 Nov 22, 2006 vs Van Meer

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Delanoit 8.1
fighter Burns 8.2
Great submissions by Burns
Round 2 Jun 07, 2008 vs Carneiro
Round 1 Apr 20, 2007 vs Westbrook
Round 1 Dec 09, 2006 vs Delanoit

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Delanoit 8.7
fighter Burns 8.2
Fast finishes by Delanoit
72 seconds Jun 26, 2010 vs Parmelee
213 seconds Jun 16, 2010 vs Bone
96 seconds Nov 08, 2008 vs Grubb
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 9, 2006VFC 17
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
XSUB
1,5491,685
1,6181,616
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Delanoit
legend Burns
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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