UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Silva vs Palhares

1,948

CageRank

WINNER
Palhares

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
71% chance Palhares
WILL WIN

2,100

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Rousimar Palhares
Much better submission offense 9.7 vs 5.5 Around 75% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.6 vs 7.9 More than 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission defense 9.3 vs 9.1 Almost the same
Advantages for Leandro Silva
Much heavier hands 8.4 vs 6.3 More than 30% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 178 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.6 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Palhares on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Silva’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Rousimar
Palhares
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Palhares is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Palhares has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Palhares is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Silva on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Palhares’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Leandro
Silva
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Silva has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Silva is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Silva is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Palhares 6.3
fighter Silva 8.4
Great knockouts by Silva
Round 1 Mar 30, 2012 vs Juarez
Round 1 Dec 05, 2008 vs Ricardo Castanho de Freitas
Round 2 Aug 02, 2006 vs Luiz Moura

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Palhares 9.7
fighter Silva 5.6
Great submissions by Palhares
Round 1 Oct 09, 2013 vs Pierce
Round 1 Mar 27, 2010 vs Drwal
Round 2 Dec 12, 2009 vs Linhares

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Palhares 9.6
fighter Silva 8.0
Fast finishes by Palhares
31 seconds Oct 09, 2013 vs Pierce
404 seconds Mar 03, 2011 vs Branch
45 seconds Mar 27, 2010 vs Drwal
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Palhares
legend Silva
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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