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

1,449

CageRank

WINNER
Palhares

prediction

BY Submission

prediction
98% 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 7.3 Around 35% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much better submission defense 9.3 vs 6.7 Around 40% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Much stronger jaw 8.3 vs 7.3 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Renan Moraes
Much heavier hands 7.3 vs 6.3 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Palhares on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Moraes’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
Average
Jaw
Submission
Palhares has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
Palhares is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Moraes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Palhares’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Renan
Moraes
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Moraes is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Moraes is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Moraes is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Palhares 9.7
fighter Moraes 7.3
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
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
May 20, 2006GFC 1
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XDEC
1,5001,539
1,4561,584
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Palhares
legend Moraes
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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