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CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Young vs Means

1,623

CageRank

WINNER
Means

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
87% chance Means
WILL WIN

1,953

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Tim Means
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 7.1 More than 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.8 vs 6.9 More than 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 9.2 vs 8.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission offense 6.4 vs 5.9 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 33 years vs 37 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 8.6 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Artenas Young
From what we can tell, Tim Means dominates Artenas Young in every way.
Means on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Young’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tim
Means
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Means has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Means is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Means has a chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Below average
Scoring ability
Young on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Means’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Artenas
Young
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Young is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Young is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Young 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 Means 8.8
fighter Young 7.0
Great knockouts by Means
Round 1 Sep 13, 2013 vs Spratt
Round 1 Jun 08, 2012 vs Salas
Round 2 Oct 07, 2010 vs Green

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Means 6.4
fighter Young 5.9
Great submissions by Means
Round 1 Aug 27, 2011 vs Pfister
Round 1 Nov 28, 2009 vs Cronk
Round 0 Mar 26, 2005 vs Guiterrez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Means 8.6
fighter Young 7.1
Fast finishes by Means
144 seconds Sep 13, 2013 vs Spratt
66 seconds Jun 08, 2012 vs Salas
600 seconds Oct 07, 2010 vs Green
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
January 31, 2014LFC 27
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
XR1 KO
1,7011,956
1,6821,975
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Means
legend Young
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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