UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Smith vs Bassett

1,621

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Smith

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
83% chance Smith
WILL WIN

1,350

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for David Smith
Much heavier hands 8.1 vs 6.8 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 7.8 vs 6.6 Around 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly fast finishes 7.4 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 6.9 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 7.8 vs 7.4 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Sean Bassett
From what we can tell, David Smith dominates Sean Bassett in every way.
Smith on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Bassett’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Smith
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Smith has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Below average
Jaw
Submission
Smith is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Smith is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Bassett on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Smith’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sean
Bassett
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Bassett is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Bassett is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Bassett is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Smith 8.1
fighter Bassett 6.8
Great knockouts by Smith
Round 3 Aug 22, 2009 vs Merkle
Round 2 Nov 06, 2007 vs Calma
Round 3 Dec 08, 2006 vs Bassett

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Smith 6.9
fighter Bassett 6.8
Great submissions by Smith
Round 1 Jan 14, 2006 vs McClellan

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Smith 7.4
fighter Bassett 6.8
Fast finishes by Smith
657 seconds Aug 22, 2009 vs Merkle
318 seconds Nov 06, 2007 vs Calma
167 seconds Jan 14, 2006 vs McClellan
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
R2 KOX
1,5091,383
1,5421,350
team
VS
team
R3 KOX
R2 SUBX
1,5531,414
1,5841,383
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Smith
legend Bassett
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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