UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Moreno vs Pettis

1,707

CageRank

WINNER
Pettis

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
78% chance Pettis
WILL WIN

1,925

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Sergio Pettis
Significantly fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly heavier hands 7.3 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 8.2 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Brandon Moreno
Significantly better submission offense 8.0 vs 7.3 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 170 cm vs 168 cm Almost the same
Pettis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Moreno’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sergio
Pettis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pettis is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Pettis is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Pettis has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Moreno on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pettis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Brandon
Moreno
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Moreno is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Moreno has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Moreno 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 Pettis 7.3
fighter Moreno 6.8
Great knockouts by Pettis
Round 1 Jun 21, 2013 vs Pegg
Round 2 Nov 18, 2011 vs Zelinski
Round 1 Aug 15, 2009 vs Winski

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Pettis 7.3
fighter Moreno 8.0
Great submissions by Moreno
Round 2 Jul 26, 2013 vs Amaro
Round 1 May 19, 2012 vs Carter
Round 1 Apr 30, 2011 vs Jihad

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Pettis 7.9
fighter Moreno 7.4
Fast finishes by Pettis
153 seconds Sep 28, 2013 vs Porter
51 seconds Jun 21, 2013 vs Pegg
232 seconds Jun 16, 2012 vs McKenna
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Pettis
legend Moreno
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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