UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Barberena vs Ellenberger

1,832

CageRank

WINNER
Ellenberger

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
80% chance Ellenberger
WILL WIN

2,075

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jake Ellenberger
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 7.5 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission defense 9.6 vs 8.3 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.7 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.5 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Bryan Barberena
Taller 183 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 29 years vs 33 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Slightly better submission offense 6.5 vs 6.5 Almost the same
Ellenberger on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Barberena’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jake
Ellenberger
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Ellenberger has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Ellenberger is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Ellenberger is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Barberena on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Ellenberger’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Bryan
Barberena
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Barberena has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Barberena is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Barberena is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Ellenberger 8.7
fighter Barberena 8.6
Great knockouts by Ellenberger
Round 1 Mar 16, 2013 vs Marquardt
Round 1 Sep 17, 2011 vs Shields
Round 2 Jan 02, 2010 vs Pyle

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Ellenberger 6.5
fighter Barberena 6.5
Great submissions by Barberena
Round 2 Jan 30, 2016 vs Northcutt
Round 3 Jan 11, 2014 vs Hill

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Ellenberger 8.8
fighter Barberena 7.5
Fast finishes by Ellenberger
180 seconds Mar 16, 2013 vs Marquardt
53 seconds Sep 17, 2011 vs Shields
322 seconds Jan 02, 2010 vs Pyle
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 25, 2018UFC Fight Night 135
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Ellenberger
legend Barberena
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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