UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Welsh vs Diakiese

1,266

CageRank

WINNER
Diakiese

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
90% chance Diakiese
WILL WIN

1,652

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marc Diakiese
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 6.3 Around 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 7.3 vs 5.9 Around 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much heavier hands 7.4 vs 6.2 More than 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Much better submission defense 7.7 vs 6.4 More than 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 6.4 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Younger 25 years vs 30 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 178 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Advantages for Danny Welsh
Stronger jaw 8.1 vs 7.8 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Diakiese on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Welsh’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marc
Diakiese
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Diakiese is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Diakiese has a chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
Diakiese is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Welsh on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Diakiese’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Danny
Welsh
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Welsh is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Welsh is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Welsh is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Diakiese 7.4
fighter Welsh 6.2
Great knockouts by Diakiese
Round 1 Sep 19, 2015 vs Selvarajah
Round 1 Nov 01, 2013 vs Earnshaw
Round 1 Sep 21, 2013 vs Neofytou

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Diakiese 7.3
fighter Welsh 5.9
Great submissions by Diakiese
Round 1 Jun 28, 2014 vs Welsh
Round 1 Aug 18, 2012 vs Kitchen

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Diakiese 7.7
fighter Welsh 6.3
Fast finishes by Diakiese
292 seconds Nov 01, 2013 vs Earnshaw
87 seconds Sep 21, 2013 vs Neofytou
160 seconds Aug 18, 2012 vs Kitchen
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 28, 2014CSFC 8
team
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team
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Diakiese
legend Welsh
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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