UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Rogerio de Lima vs Safarov

1,864

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Rogerio de Lima

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
67% chance Rogerio de Lima
WILL WIN

1,740

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marcos Rogerio de Lima
Significantly better submission defense 8.7 vs 7.8 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.7 vs 8.1 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 8.1 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Saparbek Safarov
Better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.8 Almost the same
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Slightly younger 30 years vs 32 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Rogerio de Lima on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Safarov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marcos
Rogerio de Lima
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rogerio de Lima has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Rogerio de Lima is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rogerio de Lima is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Safarov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rogerio de Lima’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Saparbek
Safarov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Safarov has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Safarov is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Safarov 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 Rogerio de Lima 8.6
fighter Safarov 8.7
Great knockouts by Safarov
Round 1 Dec 24, 2011 vs Sliusarchuk
Round 1 Apr 01, 2011 vs Mallebranche
Round 1 Nov 20, 2010 vs Mirzakhanov

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Rogerio de Lima 6.8
fighter Safarov 7.0
Great submissions by Safarov
Round 1 Sep 07, 2014 vs Kukhalashvili
Round 1 Feb 12, 2011 vs Klepikov

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Rogerio de Lima 8.5
fighter Safarov 8.6
Fast finishes by Safarov
4 seconds Apr 01, 2011 vs Mallebranche
78 seconds Feb 12, 2011 vs Klepikov
49 seconds Nov 20, 2010 vs Mirzakhanov
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Rogerio de Lima
legend Safarov
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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