UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Ensley vs Covington

1,250

CageRank

WINNER
Covington

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
92% chance Covington
WILL WIN

1,680

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Colby Covington
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.4 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 7.5 vs 6.4 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 6.2 More than 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much heavier hands 6.7 vs 5.5 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 7.7 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission defense 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Chris Ensley
Taller 185 cm vs 180 cm Around 5% taller
Covington on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ensley’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Colby
Covington
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Covington is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Covington has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Covington is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Ensley on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Covington’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Chris
Ensley
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ensley is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Ensley is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Ensley is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Covington 6.7
fighter Ensley 5.5
Great knockouts by Covington
Round 3 Aug 20, 2016 vs Griffin

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Covington 7.8
fighter Ensley 6.4
Great submissions by Covington
Round 2 Apr 27, 2012 vs Hayes
Round 1 Feb 11, 2012 vs Ensley
Round 1 Aug 26, 2006 vs Rocha

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Covington 7.5
fighter Ensley 6.4
Fast finishes by Covington
402 seconds Apr 27, 2012 vs Hayes
81 seconds Feb 11, 2012 vs Ensley
108 seconds Aug 26, 2006 vs Rocha
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR3 SUB
1,2421,550
1,2271,564
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Covington
legend Ensley
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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