UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Brooks vs Buchkovich

1,631

CageRank

WINNER
Buchkovich

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
55% chance Buchkovich
WILL WIN

1,663

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Michael Buchkovich
Significantly heavier 261 lbs vs 236 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier hands 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 7.9 vs 7.5 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Kevin Brooks
Significantly better submission defense 8.6 vs 7.6 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 7.7 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Buchkovich on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Brooks’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Michael
Buchkovich
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Buchkovich has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Buchkovich is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Buchkovich is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Brooks on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Buchkovich’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kevin
Brooks
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Brooks is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Brooks is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Brooks is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Buchkovich 7.9
fighter Brooks 7.4
Great knockouts by Buchkovich
Round 2 Apr 02, 2011 vs Ambriz
Round 1 Dec 03, 2010 vs Randolph
Round 0 Nov 17, 2001 vs Anderson

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Buchkovich 6.7
fighter Brooks 6.6
Great submissions by Buchkovich
Round 2 May 22, 2010 vs Yost
Round 1 Nov 15, 2001 vs Mallow
Round 2 Apr 07, 2001 vs Brooks

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Buchkovich 7.7
fighter Brooks 8.0
Fast finishes by Brooks
78 seconds Nov 04, 2005 vs Shelton
48 seconds Jul 24, 2004 vs McDowell
20 seconds Oct 27, 2001 vs Wilson
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 SUB
R2 SUBX
1,5501,500
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Buchkovich
legend Brooks
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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