UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Vermanen vs Overeem

1,419

CageRank

WINNER
Overeem

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
62% chance Overeem
WILL WIN

1,503

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Valentijn Overeem
Much better submission offense 7.1 vs 6.3 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 7.5 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier 233 lbs vs 189 lbs Around 25% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Younger 41 years vs 47 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 6.8 vs 6.6 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 7.0 vs 6.7 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Taller 191 cm vs 188 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Tjerk Vermanen
Significantly better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Overeem on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Vermanen’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Valentijn
Overeem
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Overeem is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Overeem is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Overeem is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Vermanen on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Overeem’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tjerk
Vermanen
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Vermanen is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Vermanen is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Vermanen is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Overeem 6.8
fighter Vermanen 6.6
Great knockouts by Overeem
Round 1 May 21, 2010 vs Zmarandescu
Round 1 Apr 17, 2010 vs Tedoradze
Round 1 Mar 18, 2001 vs Freeman

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Overeem 7.1
fighter Vermanen 6.3
Great submissions by Overeem
Round 0 Dec 12, 2003 vs Rudakov
Round 1 Oct 09, 2000 vs Sobral
Round 1 Aug 23, 2000 vs Slick

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Overeem 7.5
fighter Vermanen 7.0
Fast finishes by Overeem
56 seconds Feb 24, 2001 vs Couture
139 seconds Oct 09, 2000 vs Sobral
36 seconds Aug 23, 2000 vs Slick
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
R2 KOX
1,5501,500
1,4931,557
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Overeem
legend Vermanen
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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