UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Putvin vs Alves

1,888

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Putvin

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
89% chance Putvin
WILL WIN

1,520

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for David Putvin
Much better submission offense 9.4 vs 7.7 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 7.7 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 8.5 vs 7.4 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 7.5 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
A lot taller 185 cm vs 173 cm More than 5% taller
Significantly better submission defense 8.4 vs 7.8 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Younger 26 years vs 31 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Thiago Alves
Significantly heavier hands 6.9 vs 6.3 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Putvin on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Alves’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Putvin
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Putvin is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Putvin has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Putvin is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Alves on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Putvin’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Thiago
Alves
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Alves is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Alves is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Alves 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 Putvin 6.3
fighter Alves 6.9
Great knockouts by Alves
Round 1 Apr 14, 2012 vs Yamaguchi

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Putvin 9.4
fighter Alves 7.7
Great submissions by Putvin
Round 3 Sep 28, 2013 vs Selin
Round 1 Mar 31, 2012 vs Hicks
Round 1 Sep 18, 2010 vs Archuleta

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Putvin 8.7
fighter Alves 7.7
Fast finishes by Putvin
670 seconds Sep 28, 2013 vs Selin
103 seconds Mar 31, 2012 vs Hicks
115 seconds Sep 18, 2010 vs Archuleta
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
February 19, 2016RFA 35
team
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Putvin
legend Alves
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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