UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Volkanovski vs Zafir

1,821

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Volkanovski

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
59% chance Volkanovski
WILL WIN

1,760

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Alexander Volkanovski
Much heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.3 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Slightly younger 29 years vs 31 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Anton Zafir
A lot taller 180 cm vs 168 cm Around 10% taller
Heavier 169 lbs vs 144 lbs More than 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Volkanovski on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Zafir’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alexander
Volkanovski
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Volkanovski has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Volkanovski has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Volkanovski is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Zafir on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Volkanovski’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anton
Zafir
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Zafir is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Zafir has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Zafir 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 Volkanovski 8.2
fighter Zafir 7.4
Great knockouts by Volkanovski
Round 1 Jun 14, 2015 vs Bishop
Round 3 Dec 14, 2013 vs Catubig
Round 4 Apr 06, 2013 vs Zafir

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Volkanovski 7.6
fighter Zafir 7.6
Great submissions by Zafir
Round 2 Sep 07, 2013 vs Gregory
Round 1 Aug 10, 2013 vs Staader
Round 2 Aug 18, 2012 vs Cavacus

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Volkanovski 7.9
fighter Zafir 7.9
Fast finishes by Volkanovski
1123 seconds Dec 04, 2015 vs Yachi
879 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs Catubig
1039 seconds Apr 06, 2013 vs Zafir
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R4 KOX
XR2 KO
1,5451,596
1,6021,538
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Volkanovski
legend Zafir
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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