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

1,768

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Rosa

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
79% chance Rosa
WILL WIN

1,538

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Charles Rosa
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 7.1 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.5 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 178 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 7.7 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.2 vs 7.5 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Heavier hands 7.5 vs 7.2 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.7 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Jayson Jones
Much heavier 150 lbs vs 144 lbs Around 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Younger 28 years vs 30 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Rosa on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Jones’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Charles
Rosa
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rosa has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Rosa has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rosa is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Jones on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rosa’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jayson
Jones
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Jones is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Jones is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Jones 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 Rosa 7.5
fighter Jones 7.2
Great knockouts by Rosa
Round 2 Feb 08, 2014 vs Richardson
Round 1 Aug 09, 2013 vs Murataj
Round 1 Jan 19, 2013 vs Jones

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Rosa 7.8
fighter Jones 6.5
Great submissions by Rosa
Round 1 May 24, 2013 vs Steadman
Round 1 Oct 01, 2011 vs Cobb
Round 1 Sep 18, 2010 vs Holman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Rosa 8.3
fighter Jones 7.1
Fast finishes by Rosa
206 seconds May 24, 2013 vs Steadman
232 seconds Jan 19, 2013 vs Jones
51 seconds Sep 18, 2010 vs Holman
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
January 19, 2013CFA 9
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R2 SUBX
1,5631,532
1,6091,486
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Rosa
legend Jones
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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