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

1,485

CageRank

WINNER
Rainey

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
82% chance Rainey
WILL WIN

1,754

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ricky Rainey
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 6.6 Around 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.0 vs 6.5 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 7.6 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 35 years vs 40 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Puts up a fight 8.2 vs 8.0 Almost the same
Advantages for Patrick Mandio
Much heavier 184 lbs vs 170 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly better submission offense 6.8 vs 6.7 Almost the same
Rainey on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Mandio’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ricky
Rainey
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rainey has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Rainey is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rainey has a chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Below average
Scoring ability
Mandio on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rainey’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Patrick
Mandio
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Mandio is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Mandio is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Mandio 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 Mandio 6.6
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

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Rainey 6.7
fighter Mandio 6.8
Great submissions by Mandio
Round 3 Jun 25, 2010 vs Elmore

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Rainey 7.9
fighter Mandio 6.6
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
XR3 DEC
XDEC
1,5471,667
1,5141,701
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Rainey
legend Mandio
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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