UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lindquist vs Pettis

1,270

CageRank

WINNER
Pettis

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
98% chance Pettis
WILL WIN

1,925

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Sergio Pettis
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 6.2 More than 40% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 6.5 More than 20% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 7.3 vs 5.5 More than 30% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much better submission defense 8.2 vs 6.0 More than 35% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier hands 7.3 vs 6.4 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Mike Lindquist
Much heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
A lot taller 175 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Pettis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lindquist’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sergio
Pettis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pettis is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Pettis has a very good chance of winning by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Poor
Resistance
Decision
Pettis has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Lindquist on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pettis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mike
Lindquist
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lindquist is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Lindquist is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Lindquist 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 Pettis 7.3
fighter Lindquist 6.4
Great knockouts by Pettis
Round 1 Jun 21, 2013 vs Pegg
Round 2 Nov 18, 2011 vs Zelinski
Round 1 Aug 15, 2009 vs Winski

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Pettis 7.3
fighter Lindquist 5.5
Great submissions by Pettis
Round 1 Sep 28, 2013 vs Porter
Round 1 Jun 16, 2012 vs McKenna
Round 1 Aug 07, 2010 vs Walenski

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Pettis 7.9
fighter Lindquist 6.5
Fast finishes by Pettis
153 seconds Sep 28, 2013 vs Porter
51 seconds Jun 21, 2013 vs Pegg
232 seconds Jun 16, 2012 vs McKenna
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR3 SUB
1,3201,680
1,3081,692
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Pettis
legend Lindquist
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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