UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Nunes vs de Randamie

1,791

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Nunes

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
71% chance Nunes
WILL WIN

1,638

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Amanda Nunes
Fast finishes 8.5 vs 7.1 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.8 vs 7.2 More than 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger takedown offense 8.7 vs 7.8 More than 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Significantly better striker 8.8 vs 8.2 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly better takedown defense 8.8 vs 8.0 More than 10% better at avoiding being taken down
Significantly better submission defense 8.6 vs 7.7 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Longer winning streak 5 fights vs 3 fights More than 65% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Younger 29 years vs 33 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Germaine de Randamie
A lot taller 175 cm vs 165 cm More than 5% taller
Harder to hit 8.7 vs 8.6 Almost the same
Better submission offense 6.7 vs 6.6 Almost the same
Slightly heavier 144 lbs vs 136 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Nunes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against de Randamie’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Amanda
Nunes
In 6:19, how much damage will he do? Nunes de Randamie
Significant Strikes30
Nunes's good striking offense may be a factor against de Randamie's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 57 Significant Strikes in 6:19
Good
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Nunes's average takedown offense is matched by de Randamie's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 3 Takedowns in 6:19
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nunes has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Nunes is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Nunes is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
de Randamie on the attack Our prediction about how she’ll perform against Nunes’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Germaine
de Randamie
In 6:19, how much damage will she do? de Randamie Nunes
Significant Strikes24
de Randamie's average striking offense is matched by Nunes's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 57 Significant Strikes in 6:19
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns1
de Randamie's below average takedown offense won't be a factor against Nunes's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 3 Takedowns in 6:19
Below average
Takedown ability
vs
Good
Ability to stay on her feet
If she wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
de Randamie is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
de Randamie is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
de Randamie has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Nunes 8.8
fighter de Randamie 8.2
Great striking by Nunes
14 strikes Nov 06, 2013 vs de Randamie
10 strikes Aug 03, 2013 vs Gaff
11 strikes Jan 07, 2011 vs Budd

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Nunes 8.7
fighter de Randamie 7.8
Great takedowns by Nunes
1 takedown Nov 06, 2013 vs de Randamie
2 takedowns Aug 03, 2013 vs Gaff

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Nunes 8.8
fighter de Randamie 7.2
Great knockouts by Nunes
Round 1 Aug 03, 2013 vs Gaff
Round 2 Feb 25, 2010 vs Gomes
Round 2 Dec 12, 2009 vs Porto

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Nunes 8.5
fighter de Randamie 7.1
Fast finishes by Nunes
236 seconds Nov 06, 2013 vs de Randamie
128 seconds Aug 03, 2013 vs Gaff
600 seconds Dec 12, 2009 vs Porto
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R2 KOX
1,7501,677
1,7891,637
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Nunes
legend de Randamie
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