UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Scoggins vs Nurmagomedov

1,836

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Scoggins

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
71% chance Scoggins
WILL WIN

1,680

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Justin Scoggins
Much heavier hands 8.5 vs 7.3 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 8.3 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Said Nurmagomedov
Better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.6 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Slightly heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Slightly taller 173 cm vs 170 cm Almost the same
Scoggins on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nurmagomedov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Justin
Scoggins
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Scoggins has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Scoggins is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Scoggins has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Nurmagomedov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Scoggins’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Said
Nurmagomedov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nurmagomedov is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Nurmagomedov is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Nurmagomedov 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 Scoggins 8.5
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.3
Great knockouts by Scoggins
Round 1 Dec 07, 2013 vs Vaculik
Round 1 Mar 08, 2013 vs Cain
Round 5 Dec 07, 2012 vs Hebeisen

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Scoggins 6.6
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.0
Great submissions by Nurmagomedov
Round 1 Apr 01, 2017 vs dos Santos
Round 1 May 12, 2012 vs Uulu Jayloobay
Round 1 Aug 22, 2009 vs Nave

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Scoggins 8.0
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.8
Fast finishes by Scoggins
283 seconds Dec 07, 2013 vs Vaculik
237 seconds Mar 08, 2013 vs Cain
1425 seconds Dec 07, 2012 vs Hebeisen
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Scoggins
legend Nurmagomedov
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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