UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Mihajlovic vs Lombard

1,708

CageRank

WINNER
Lombard

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
95% chance Lombard
WILL WIN

2,230

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Hector Lombard
Much heavier hands 9.3 vs 6.2 Around 50% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 9.4 vs 7.4 More than 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly stronger jaw 9.6 vs 8.5 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 10.0 vs 8.9 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission defense 9.7 vs 8.8 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Damir Mihajlovic
A lot taller 185 cm vs 175 cm More than 5% taller
Younger 34 years vs 39 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Lombard on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Mihajlovic’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Hector
Lombard
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lombard has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Lombard is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Lombard has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Mihajlovic on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lombard’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Damir
Mihajlovic
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Mihajlovic is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Mihajlovic is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Mihajlovic 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 Lombard 9.3
fighter Mihajlovic 6.2
Great knockouts by Lombard
Round 1 Oct 19, 2013 vs Marquardt
Round 1 Dec 15, 2012 vs Palhares
Round 3 May 14, 2011 vs Vitale

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Lombard 7.4
fighter Mihajlovic 7.6
Great submissions by Mihajlovic
Round 1 Nov 05, 2011 vs Seric
Round 1 May 29, 2010 vs Fadami
Round 1 Mar 11, 2005 vs Alilovic

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Lombard 9.4
fighter Mihajlovic 7.4
Fast finishes by Lombard
108 seconds Oct 19, 2013 vs Marquardt
218 seconds Dec 15, 2012 vs Palhares
386 seconds Sep 03, 2011 vs Taylor
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 21, 2007Serbia - Australia
team
VS
team
XR3 DEC
XR2 KO
1,6151,881
1,5971,899
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Lombard
legend Mihajlovic
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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