UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Abbott vs Opie

1,471

CageRank

WINNER
Opie

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
74% chance Opie
WILL WIN

1,651

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Fraser Opie
Much stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.2 Around 20% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.1 vs 7.3 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 7.7 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 7.7 vs 7.2 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Dan Abbott
Significantly better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.7 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better submission defense 7.6 vs 7.2 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Opie on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Abbott’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Fraser
Opie
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Opie has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Opie is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Opie is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Abbott on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Opie’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dan
Abbott
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Abbott is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Abbott has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Abbott 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 Opie 7.7
fighter Abbott 7.0
Great knockouts by Opie
Round 1 Aug 15, 2013 vs Ali
Round 1 Sep 10, 2011 vs Krecicki
Round 1 Mar 06, 2011 vs Wise

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Opie 6.8
fighter Abbott 7.3
Great submissions by Abbott
Round 1 Oct 03, 2009 vs Dutch

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Opie 8.1
fighter Abbott 7.3
Fast finishes by Opie
111 seconds Aug 15, 2013 vs Ali
300 seconds Jul 21, 2012 vs Salaverry
199 seconds Sep 10, 2011 vs Krecicki
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 28, 2009OMMAC 3
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
R2 SUBX
1,5501,495
1,4921,553
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Opie
legend Abbott
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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