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

1,720

CageRank

WINNER
Smolka

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
64% chance Smolka
WILL WIN

1,821

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Louis Smolka
Much taller 175 cm vs 163 cm Around 10% taller
Significantly better submission offense 7.9 vs 6.9 Around 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Stronger jaw 8.4 vs 7.8 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 25 years vs 28 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 7.7 Almost the same
Advantages for Ben Nguyen
Heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Slightly better submission defense 8.6 vs 8.4 Almost the same
Smolka on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nguyen’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Louis
Smolka
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Smolka has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Smolka is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Smolka is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Nguyen on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Smolka’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 Smolka 7.3
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 Smolka 7.9
fighter Nguyen 6.9
Great submissions by Smolka
Round 1 Sep 14, 2013 vs Rafols
Round 3 Feb 16, 2013 vs Cacdac
Round 2 Oct 20, 2012 vs Martin

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Smolka 7.9
fighter Nguyen 7.7
Fast finishes by Smolka
412 seconds Nov 09, 2013 vs Cali
119 seconds Sep 14, 2013 vs Rafols
839 seconds Feb 16, 2013 vs Cacdac
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
July 13, 2016UFC Fight Night 91
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Smolka
legend Nguyen
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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