UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Byrd vs Pickett

1,653

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WINNER

WINNER
Byrd

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
80% chance Byrd
WILL WIN

1,413

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Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Charles Byrd
Much stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.1 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly fast finishes 7.6 vs 7.1 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission offense 7.3 vs 7.0 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 7.5 vs 7.3 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Jamie Pickett
Taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 30 years vs 34 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 7.1 vs 7.0 Almost the same
Byrd on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pickett’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Charles
Byrd
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Byrd has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Byrd has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Byrd has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Pickett on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Byrd’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jamie
Pickett
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pickett is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Pickett has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Pickett is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Byrd 7.0
fighter Pickett 7.1
Great knockouts by Pickett
Round 1 May 26, 2018 vs Torres
Round 1 Jun 20, 2015 vs Williams
Round 2 Feb 28, 2015 vs Poythress

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Byrd 7.3
fighter Pickett 7.0
Great submissions by Byrd
Round 1 Jul 11, 2017 vs Pickett
Round 1 Apr 28, 2012 vs Boyd
Round 1 Jun 10, 2011 vs Vasquez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Byrd 7.6
fighter Pickett 7.1
Fast finishes by Byrd
131 seconds Apr 28, 2012 vs Boyd
135 seconds Jun 10, 2011 vs Vasquez
87 seconds Aug 29, 2009 vs Trammel
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Byrd
legend Pickett
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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