UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Kelly vs Brunson

1,781

CageRank

WINNER
Brunson

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
61% chance Brunson
WILL WIN

1,862

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Derek Brunson
Significantly better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.0 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 8.4 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.7 vs 8.2 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Younger 33 years vs 39 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 185 cm vs 183 cm Almost the same
Slightly stronger jaw 8.1 vs 7.9 Almost the same
Advantages for Daniel Kelly
Significantly better submission offense 8.0 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Brunson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Kelly’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Derek
Brunson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Brunson is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Brunson is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Brunson is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Kelly on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Brunson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Daniel
Kelly
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Kelly is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Kelly has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Kelly 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 Brunson 7.6
fighter Kelly 7.6
Great knockouts by Brunson
Round 1 Jan 22, 2011 vs Babcock
Round 1 Jun 26, 2010 vs McNally
Round 1 Feb 27, 2010 vs Tavares

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Brunson 7.6
fighter Kelly 8.0
Great submissions by Kelly
Round 2 May 17, 2014 vs Kelleher
Round 1 May 10, 2013 vs Birch
Round 1 Mar 16, 2013 vs Robinson

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Brunson 8.4
fighter Kelly 8.1
Fast finishes by Brunson
48 seconds Nov 06, 2013 vs Houston
273 seconds Jul 30, 2011 vs Sayers
102 seconds Jun 26, 2010 vs McNally
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 10, 2017UFC Fight Night 110
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Brunson
legend Kelly
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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