UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Rutherford vs Knight

1,614

CageRank

WINNER
Knight

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
61% chance Knight
WILL WIN

1,689

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Jason Knight
Much better submission offense 8.0 vs 6.3 More than 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 8.0 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.0 vs 7.6 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for James Rutherford
Much heavier hands 7.7 vs 6.8 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Knight on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rutherford’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jason
Knight
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Knight is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Knight has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Knight is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Rutherford on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Knight’s defensive skills
Predictions For
James
Rutherford
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rutherford is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Rutherford is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Rutherford 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 Knight 6.8
fighter Rutherford 7.7
Great knockouts by Rutherford
Round 1 Apr 22, 2011 vs Bullock
Round 1 Sep 16, 2010 vs Dickerson
Round 1 Oct 25, 2008 vs Baker

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Knight 8.0
fighter Rutherford 6.3
Great submissions by Knight
Round 3 Feb 11, 2012 vs Hayes
Round 1 Oct 01, 2011 vs Rutherford
Round 1 Nov 07, 2009 vs Hayes

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Knight 7.9
fighter Rutherford 7.4
Fast finishes by Knight
873 seconds Feb 11, 2012 vs Hayes
211 seconds Oct 01, 2011 vs Rutherford
110 seconds Nov 07, 2009 vs Hayes
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,6521,740
1,6141,777
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Knight
legend Rutherford
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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