UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Pinheiro vs Moraes

1,674

CageRank

WINNER
Moraes

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
85% chance Moraes
WILL WIN

1,979

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marlon Moraes
Much heavier hands 7.9 vs 6.6 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 8.4 vs 7.7 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 8.1 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Advantages for Alexandre Pinheiro
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.9 Around 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Longer winning streak 4 fights vs 3 fights Around 35% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Slightly heavier 142 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Moraes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pinheiro’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marlon
Moraes
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Moraes has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Moraes is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Moraes has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Pinheiro on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Moraes’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alexandre
Pinheiro
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pinheiro is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Pinheiro has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Pinheiro is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Moraes 7.9
fighter Pinheiro 6.6
Great knockouts by Moraes
Round 1 Oct 26, 2013 vs Beebe
Round 1 Mar 23, 2013 vs Nam
Round 1 Apr 13, 2012 vs Card

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Moraes 6.9
fighter Pinheiro 7.9
Great submissions by Pinheiro
Round 1 Apr 08, 2010 vs Miranda
Round 2 Aug 30, 2008 vs Rodrigues
Round 0 Jul 26, 2008 vs Caster Guedes Araujo

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Moraes 8.3
fighter Pinheiro 8.1
Fast finishes by Moraes
32 seconds Oct 26, 2013 vs Beebe
175 seconds Mar 23, 2013 vs Nam
47 seconds Apr 13, 2012 vs Card
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
XR2 KO
1,5001,611
1,5651,546
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Moraes
legend Pinheiro
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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