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

1,720

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Nguyen

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
55% chance Nguyen
WILL WIN

1,686

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ben Nguyen
Better submission defense 8.6 vs 7.8 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Ryan Benoit
Fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.7 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Heavier hands 8.3 vs 7.8 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 8.2 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 165 cm vs 163 cm Almost the same
Nguyen on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Benoit’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ben
Nguyen
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nguyen has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Nguyen is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Nguyen is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Benoit on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nguyen’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ryan
Benoit
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Benoit has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Benoit is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Benoit is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Nguyen 7.8
fighter Benoit 8.3
Great knockouts by Benoit
Round 1 Oct 11, 2013 vs Fuller
Round 1 Dec 14, 2012 vs Sandoval
Round 2 Aug 29, 2009 vs Sylvester

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Nguyen 6.9
fighter Benoit 6.8
Great submissions by Nguyen
Round 3 Jul 27, 2013 vs Maharaj
Round 1 Apr 23, 2011 vs Whitney
Round 1 Jun 14, 2008 vs Hansen

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Nguyen 7.7
fighter Benoit 8.1
Fast finishes by Benoit
62 seconds Dec 14, 2012 vs Sandoval
172 seconds May 11, 2012 vs Williams
461 seconds Aug 29, 2009 vs Sylvester
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 14, 2015UFC 193
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Nguyen
legend Benoit
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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