UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Gaethje vs Johnson

2,109

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Gaethje

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
62% chance Gaethje
WILL WIN

2,023

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Justin Gaethje
Much heavier hands 9.7 vs 8.3 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly fast finishes 8.8 vs 8.0 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 9.1 vs 8.6 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Taller 180 cm vs 178 cm Almost the same
Younger 29 years vs 31 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Michael Johnson
Stronger jaw 9.0 vs 8.8 Almost the same
Gaethje on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Johnson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Justin
Gaethje
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Gaethje has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Gaethje is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Gaethje is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Johnson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gaethje’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Michael
Johnson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Johnson has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Johnson is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Johnson 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 Gaethje 9.7
fighter Johnson 8.3
Great knockouts by Gaethje
Round 2 Oct 26, 2013 vs Lauzon
Round 3 Jun 14, 2013 vs Cobb
Round 1 Mar 23, 2013 vs Cavalcante

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Gaethje 6.6
fighter Johnson 6.6
Great submissions by Johnson
Round 3 Jun 14, 2010 vs Wilkinson
Round 1 Apr 10, 2009 vs French
Round 1 Apr 18, 2008 vs Schneider

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Gaethje 8.8
fighter Johnson 8.0
Fast finishes by Gaethje
400 seconds Oct 26, 2013 vs Lauzon
739 seconds Jun 14, 2013 vs Cobb
147 seconds Mar 23, 2013 vs Cavalcante
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
July 7, 2017TUF 25 Finale
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Gaethje
legend Johnson
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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