UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Opie vs Godbeer

1,651

CageRank

WINNER
Godbeer

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
57% chance Godbeer
WILL WIN

1,700

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Mark Godbeer
Significantly better submission defense 8.1 vs 7.2 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly heavier hands 8.2 vs 7.7 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly heavier 244 lbs vs 205 lbs Around 20% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Better submission offense 7.1 vs 6.7 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 193 cm vs 185 cm Around 5% taller
Puts up a fight 8.0 vs 7.7 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Fraser Opie
Much stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.6 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly fast finishes 8.1 vs 8.0 Almost the same
Godbeer on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Opie’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Mark
Godbeer
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Godbeer has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Godbeer has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Godbeer is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Opie on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Godbeer’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Fraser
Opie
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Opie has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Opie is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Opie is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Godbeer 8.2
fighter Opie 7.7
Great knockouts by Godbeer
Round 1 Mar 24, 2012 vs Zmarandescu
Round 2 Oct 02, 2010 vs Konieczny
Round 2 Aug 07, 2009 vs Hooker

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Godbeer 7.1
fighter Opie 6.8
Great submissions by Godbeer
Round 2 Nov 21, 2010 vs Merad
Round 1 Aug 22, 2010 vs Opie

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Godbeer 8.0
fighter Opie 8.1
Fast finishes by Opie
111 seconds Aug 15, 2013 vs Ali
300 seconds Jul 21, 2012 vs Salaverry
199 seconds Sep 10, 2011 vs Krecicki
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 KO
1,5901,617
1,5441,663
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Godbeer
legend Opie
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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