UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Oliveira vs Means

1,739

CageRank

WINNER
Means

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
77% chance Means
WILL WIN

1,953

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Tim Means
A lot taller 188 cm vs 180 cm Around 5% taller
Significantly stronger jaw 9.2 vs 8.3 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 8.2 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 9.1 vs 8.4 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Heavier hands 8.8 vs 8.3 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.6 vs 8.1 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Alex Oliveira
Better submission offense 6.8 vs 6.4 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 29 years vs 33 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Means on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Oliveira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tim
Means
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Means has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Means is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Means is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Oliveira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Means’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Alex
Oliveira
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Oliveira has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Oliveira is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Oliveira is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Means 8.8
fighter Oliveira 8.3
Great knockouts by Means
Round 1 Sep 13, 2013 vs Spratt
Round 1 Jun 08, 2012 vs Salas
Round 2 Oct 07, 2010 vs Green

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Means 6.4
fighter Oliveira 6.8
Great submissions by Oliveira
Round 2 Mar 11, 2017 vs Means
Round 1 May 30, 2015 vs Noons
Round 1 Jul 18, 2014 vs Moreira

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Means 8.6
fighter Oliveira 8.2
Fast finishes by Means
144 seconds Sep 13, 2013 vs Spratt
66 seconds Jun 08, 2012 vs Salas
600 seconds Oct 07, 2010 vs Green
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
March 11, 2017UFC Fight Night 106
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
XX
00
00
December 30, 2016UFC 207
team
VS
team
XX
XX
00
00
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Means
legend Oliveira
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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