UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Wright vs Grant

1,822

CageRank

WINNER
Grant

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
86% chance Grant
WILL WIN

2,138

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for T.J. Grant
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 7.3 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 8.2 vs 7.4 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much stronger jaw 9.2 vs 8.2 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.4 vs 8.3 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission defense 9.1 vs 8.2 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier hands 7.7 vs 7.1 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Advantages for Gary Wright
Longer winning streak 7 fights vs 5 fights 40% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Taller 183 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Slightly heavier 164 lbs vs 155 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Grant on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Wright’s defensive skills
Predictions For
T.J.
Grant
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Grant is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Grant has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Grant is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Wright on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Grant’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Gary
Wright
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Wright is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Wright is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Wright has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Grant 7.7
fighter Wright 7.1
Great knockouts by Grant
Round 1 May 25, 2013 vs Maynard
Round 1 Jan 26, 2013 vs Wiman
Round 1 Dec 12, 2009 vs Burns

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Grant 8.2
fighter Wright 7.4
Great submissions by Grant
Round 3 Oct 01, 2011 vs Roller
Round 2 Oct 03, 2008 vs Petz
Round 3 Jun 21, 2008 vs Reiner

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Grant 8.3
fighter Wright 7.3
Fast finishes by Grant
127 seconds May 25, 2013 vs Maynard
291 seconds Jan 26, 2013 vs Wiman
732 seconds Oct 01, 2011 vs Roller
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 28, 2007KOTC - Megiddo
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XR2 SUB
1,7281,733
1,7781,682
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Grant
legend Wright
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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