UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Bueno vs Godsey

1,646

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Bueno

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
58% chance Bueno
WILL WIN

1,590

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Francisco Bueno
Significantly heavier hands 7.0 vs 5.6 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 45 years vs 54 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better takedown defense 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Better submission defense 8.0 vs 7.4 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 7.4 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better striker 8.3 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Advantages for Jason Godsey
Significantly heavier 244 lbs vs 222 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.6 vs 8.1 More than 5% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Stronger jaw 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 188 cm vs 185 cm Almost the same
Better submission offense 8.1 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Bueno on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Godsey’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Francisco
Bueno
In 7:47, how much damage will he do? Bueno Godsey
Significant Strikes30
Bueno's average striking offense is matched by Godsey's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 70 Significant Strikes in 7:47
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Bueno's average takedown offense is matched by Godsey's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 4 Takedowns in 7:47
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Bueno is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Bueno has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Bueno is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Godsey on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Bueno’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jason
Godsey
In 7:47, how much damage will he do? Godsey Bueno
Significant Strikes28
Godsey's average striking offense is matched by Bueno's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 70 Significant Strikes in 7:47
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Godsey's average takedown offense is matched by Bueno's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 4 Takedowns in 7:47
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Godsey is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Godsey has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Godsey is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Bueno 8.3
fighter Godsey 8.1
Great striking by Bueno
17 strikes Apr 29, 1999 vs Honma

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Bueno 7.0
fighter Godsey 5.6
Great knockouts by Bueno
Round 1 Apr 29, 1999 vs Honma

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Bueno 8.0
fighter Godsey 8.2
Great submissions by Godsey
Round 1 Feb 21, 2003 vs Guillen
Round 1 Jul 20, 1997 vs Kondo
Round 1 May 10, 1997 vs Horn

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Bueno 7.9
fighter Godsey 7.6
Fast finishes by Bueno
148 seconds Jun 09, 2001 vs Mendoza
299 seconds Apr 29, 1999 vs Honma
99 seconds Jan 20, 1999 vs Godsey
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
January 20, 1999IVC 8
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
XR2 SUB
1,5001,554
1,5581,496
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Bueno
legend Godsey
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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