UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Glover vs Usman

1,493

CageRank

WINNER
Usman

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
79% chance Usman
WILL WIN

1,722

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Kamaru Usman
Much heavier hands 8.8 vs 7.0 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 7.8 vs 7.0 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Slightly taller 183 cm vs 180 cm Almost the same
Advantages for David Glover
Better submission offense 7.2 vs 6.8 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 27 years vs 31 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier 180 lbs vs 169 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Usman on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Glover’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kamaru
Usman
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Usman has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Usman is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Usman is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Glover on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Usman’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Glover
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Glover has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Glover has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Glover is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Usman 8.8
fighter Glover 7.0
Great knockouts by Usman
Round 1 Jan 31, 2014 vs Rodriguez
Round 1 Dec 14, 2013 vs Abdullah
Round 2 Nov 30, 2012 vs Glover

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Usman 6.8
fighter Glover 7.2
Great submissions by Glover
Round 1 Mar 25, 2017 vs Meade
Round 1 Apr 27, 2013 vs Rodriguez
Round 1 May 14, 2011 vs Randall

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Usman 7.8
fighter Glover 7.5
Fast finishes by Usman
91 seconds Jan 31, 2014 vs Rodriguez
229 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs Abdullah
590 seconds Nov 30, 2012 vs Glover
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 30, 2012RFA 5
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
R2 KOX
1,5931,500
1,5301,563
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Usman
legend Glover
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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