UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Savage vs Phillips

1,384

CageRank

WINNER
Phillips

prediction

BY KO ROUND 1

prediction
93% chance Phillips
WILL WIN

1,829

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for John Phillips
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 7.0 Around 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.3 vs 7.0 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 8.1 vs 6.7 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much stronger jaw 8.5 vs 7.4 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Much better submission defense 8.0 vs 6.9 More than 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.5 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Advantages for Gary Savage
From what we can tell, John Phillips dominates Gary Savage in every way.
Phillips on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Savage’s defensive skills
Predictions For
John
Phillips
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Phillips has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Phillips has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Phillips is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Savage on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Phillips’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Gary
Savage
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Savage is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Savage is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Savage is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Phillips 8.4
fighter Savage 7.0
Great knockouts by Phillips
Round 1 Oct 29, 2011 vs Ewin
Round 1 Sep 25, 2010 vs Zikic
Round 1 Nov 26, 2006 vs Savage

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Phillips 7.0
fighter Savage 6.5
Great submissions by Phillips
Round 2 Jul 21, 2012 vs Fields
Round 2 May 24, 2012 vs Penz
Round 2 Sep 20, 2008 vs Bostwick

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Phillips 8.6
fighter Savage 7.0
Fast finishes by Phillips
424 seconds Jul 21, 2012 vs Fields
56 seconds Oct 29, 2011 vs Ewin
94 seconds Sep 25, 2010 vs Zikic
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 26, 2006HOP 7
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
R2 KOX
1,5861,516
1,5261,576
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Phillips
legend Savage
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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