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

2,109

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Gaethje

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
74% chance Gaethje
WILL WIN

1,927

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Justin Gaethje
Much heavier hands 9.7 vs 7.5 Around 30% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 180 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Advantages for Marcus Edwards
Much heavier 164 lbs vs 155 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Much better submission offense 8.5 vs 6.6 Around 30% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.2 vs 8.8 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 9.0 vs 8.8 Almost the same
Gaethje on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Edwards’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
Good
Scoring ability
Edwards on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gaethje’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marcus
Edwards
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Edwards is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Edwards has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Edwards is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
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 Edwards 7.5
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 Edwards 8.5
Great submissions by Edwards
Round 1 Jan 17, 2014 vs Powers
Round 1 May 24, 2013 vs Cochrane
Round 1 Aug 28, 2010 vs Harvey

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Gaethje 8.8
fighter Edwards 9.2
Fast finishes by Edwards
106 seconds May 24, 2013 vs Cochrane
32 seconds Nov 17, 2012 vs Brenton
67 seconds Aug 28, 2010 vs Harvey
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 2, 2012ROF 43
team
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team
R3 DECX
XR2 SUB
1,8401,869
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Gaethje
legend Edwards
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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