UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Vick vs Gaethje

1,732

CageRank

WINNER
Gaethje

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
90% chance Gaethje
WILL WIN

2,109

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Justin Gaethje
Much heavier hands 9.7 vs 7.0 Around 40% better at knocking out good defenders
Much longer winning streak 13 fights vs 4 fights 3.2x longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Puts up a fight 9.3 vs 7.9 Around 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better submission defense 9.1 vs 7.8 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly fast finishes 8.8 vs 8.1 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly stronger jaw 8.8 vs 7.8 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for James Vick
Much better submission offense 8.0 vs 6.6 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Much taller 191 cm vs 180 cm More than 5% taller
Gaethje on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Vick’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Justin
Gaethje
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Gaethje has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Gaethje is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Gaethje is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Vick on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gaethje’s defensive skills
Predictions For
James
Vick
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Vick is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Vick has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Vick is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Gaethje 9.7
fighter Vick 7.0
Great knockouts by Gaethje
Round 2 Oct 26, 2013 vs Lauzon
Round 3 Jun 14, 2013 vs Cobb
Round 1 Mar 23, 2013 vs Cavalcante

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Gaethje 6.6
fighter Vick 8.0
Great submissions by Vick
Round 1 Aug 17, 2013 vs Nijem
Round 1 Jul 23, 2011 vs Taylor
Round 1 Jun 18, 2011 vs Carrillo

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Gaethje 8.8
fighter Vick 8.1
Fast finishes by Gaethje
400 seconds Oct 26, 2013 vs Lauzon
739 seconds Jun 14, 2013 vs Cobb
147 seconds Mar 23, 2013 vs Cavalcante
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 25, 2018UFC Fight Night 135
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Gaethje
legend Vick
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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