UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Esparza vs Markos

1,821

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Esparza

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
66% chance Esparza
WILL WIN

1,705

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Carla Esparza
Much heavier hands 7.6 vs 6.7 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 8.3 Almost the same
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 8.2 Almost the same
Slightly younger 30 years vs 32 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Randa Markos
Significantly better submission offense 7.7 vs 7.2 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
A lot taller 165 cm vs 155 cm More than 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 8.2 Almost the same
Esparza on the attack Our prediction about how she’ll perform against Markos’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Carla
Esparza
If she wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Esparza is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Esparza is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Esparza has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Markos on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Esparza’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Randa
Markos
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Markos is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Markos is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Markos is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Esparza 7.6
fighter Markos 6.7
Great knockouts by Esparza
Round 1 Oct 06, 2012 vs Alvarez
Round 2 Jul 28, 2012 vs Schneider
Round 1 Feb 19, 2010 vs Trost

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Esparza 7.2
fighter Markos 7.7
Great submissions by Markos
Round 1 Mar 28, 2013 vs Nichols
Round 2 Nov 17, 2012 vs Jones
Round 2 Aug 28, 2010 vs Booth

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Esparza 7.7
fighter Markos 7.5
Fast finishes by Esparza
173 seconds Oct 06, 2012 vs Alvarez
568 seconds Jul 28, 2012 vs Schneider
457 seconds Jul 16, 2010 vs Schuckman
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
February 19, 2017UFC Fight Night 105
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Esparza
legend Markos
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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