UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Nguyen vs Elliott

1,720

CageRank

WINNER
Elliott

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
58% chance Elliott
WILL WIN

1,773

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Timothy Elliott
Significantly stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.8 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.9 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 170 cm vs 163 cm Around 5% taller
Advantages for Ben Nguyen
Significantly heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.2 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.6 vs 8.0 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly younger 28 years vs 30 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Elliott on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nguyen’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Timothy
Elliott
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Elliott has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Elliott is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Elliott is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Nguyen on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Elliott’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ben
Nguyen
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nguyen is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Nguyen is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Nguyen is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Elliott 7.2
fighter Nguyen 7.8
Great knockouts by Nguyen
Round 2 Apr 06, 2013 vs Penaloza
Round 2 Apr 21, 2007 vs Holbrook
Round 1 Mar 10, 2007 vs Wisner

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Elliott 7.3
fighter Nguyen 6.9
Great submissions by Elliott
Round 1 Mar 30, 2012 vs Rave
Round 3 Jun 25, 2010 vs Fuller
Round 1 Apr 02, 2010 vs Casteel

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Elliott 7.7
fighter Nguyen 7.7
Fast finishes by Nguyen
600 seconds Jul 27, 2013 vs Maharaj
228 seconds Apr 23, 2011 vs Whitney
120 seconds Mar 10, 2007 vs Wisner
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Elliott
legend Nguyen
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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