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CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Durant vs Rodriguez

1,628

CageRank

WINNER
Rodriguez

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
56% chance Rodriguez
WILL WIN

1,672

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Paul Rodriguez
Puts up a fight 8.0 vs 7.4 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.3 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier hands 6.9 vs 6.5 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly fast finishes 7.5 vs 7.4 Almost the same
Advantages for Adam Durant
From what we can tell, Paul Rodriguez dominates Adam Durant in every way.
Rodriguez on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Durant’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Paul
Rodriguez
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rodriguez is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Rodriguez has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rodriguez is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Durant on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rodriguez’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Adam
Durant
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Durant is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Durant is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Durant 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 Rodriguez 6.9
fighter Durant 6.5
Great knockouts by Rodriguez
Round 2 Aug 10, 2007 vs Becks
Round 3 Jun 10, 2000 vs Hallman

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Rodriguez 7.6
fighter Durant 7.5
Great submissions by Rodriguez
Round 1 Jul 30, 2005 vs Masvidal
Round 1 Jun 14, 2003 vs Durant
Round 1 Feb 23, 2001 vs Cooper

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Rodriguez 7.5
fighter Durant 7.4
Fast finishes by Rodriguez
147 seconds Jul 30, 2005 vs Masvidal
269 seconds Jun 14, 2003 vs Durant
618 seconds Jun 10, 2000 vs Hallman
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 14, 2003KOTC 24
team
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team
XR1 SUB
DECX
1,6901,605
1,6281,667
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Rodriguez
legend Durant
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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