UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Smith vs McCall

1,326

CageRank

WINNER
McCall

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
66% chance McCall
WILL WIN

1,441

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Walter McCall
Much better submission defense 7.9 vs 6.6 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly fast finishes 7.2 vs 6.6 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 7.2 vs 6.4 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly heavier hands 7.2 vs 6.7 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Heavier 155 lbs vs 133 lbs More than 15% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger jaw 7.6 vs 7.4 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Jason Smith
Better submission offense 6.6 vs 6.4 Around 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
McCall on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Smith’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Walter
McCall
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
McCall has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
McCall is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
McCall is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Smith on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against McCall’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Jason
Smith
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Smith is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Smith is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Smith 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 McCall 7.2
fighter Smith 6.7
Great knockouts by McCall
Round 1 Apr 27, 2002 vs Clodfelter
Round 2 Mar 16, 2002 vs Pruitt
Round 1 Feb 09, 2002 vs Baer

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter McCall 7.2
fighter Smith 6.6
Fast finishes by McCall
125 seconds Apr 27, 2002 vs Clodfelter
460 seconds Mar 16, 2002 vs Pruitt
138 seconds Feb 09, 2002 vs Baer
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 26, 2001GT - Gauntlet Trials 3
team
VS
team
XR0 SUB
R2 KOX
1,5001,495
1,4491,546
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend McCall
legend Smith
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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