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

1,791

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Nunes

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
73% chance Nunes
WILL WIN

1,617

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Amanda Nunes
Much heavier hands 8.8 vs 7.7 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly heavier 136 lbs vs 134 lbs Almost the same
Significantly fast finishes 8.5 vs 7.8 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 7.5 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission defense 8.6 vs 7.7 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Valentina Shevchenko
Better submission offense 7.2 vs 6.6 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Nunes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Shevchenko’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Amanda
Nunes
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
Shevchenko on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nunes’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Valentina
Shevchenko
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Shevchenko has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Shevchenko is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Shevchenko is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Nunes 8.8
fighter Shevchenko 7.7
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

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Nunes 6.6
fighter Shevchenko 7.2
Great submissions by Shevchenko
Round 1 Mar 03, 2006 vs Nemtsova
Round 1 Jul 09, 2005 vs Aeh Kim
Round 1 Dec 03, 2003 vs Choi Kim

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Nunes 8.5
fighter Shevchenko 7.8
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
March 5, 2016UFC 196
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Nunes
legend Shevchenko
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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