UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Rainey vs Jones

1,754

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Rainey

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
77% chance Rainey
WILL WIN

1,541

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ricky Rainey
Much better submission defense 8.5 vs 7.0 More than 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.2 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.0 vs 7.3 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 8.2 vs 7.4 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Taller 185 cm vs 175 cm More than 5% taller
Stronger jaw 7.8 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Tommy Jones
Better submission offense 6.9 vs 6.7 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Slightly younger 33 years vs 35 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Rainey on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Jones’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ricky
Rainey
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rainey has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Rainey is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rainey has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Jones on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rainey’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tommy
Jones
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Jones has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Jones is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Jones is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Rainey 8.0
fighter Jones 7.3
Great knockouts by Rainey
Round 1 Jun 14, 2013 vs Pena
Round 1 Dec 07, 2012 vs Wallace
Round 1 Aug 06, 2011 vs Constantonus

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Rainey 7.9
fighter Jones 7.2
Fast finishes by Rainey
273 seconds Jun 14, 2013 vs Pena
102 seconds Dec 07, 2012 vs Wallace
766 seconds Nov 05, 2011 vs Jones
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R3 SUBX
DECX
1,6311,533
1,6671,497
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Rainey
legend Jones
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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