UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Alloway vs LaFlare

1,754

CageRank

WINNER
LaFlare

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
82% chance LaFlare
WILL WIN

2,017

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ryan LaFlare
Much stronger takedown offense 9.0 vs 8.0 Around 15% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Significantly better takedown defense 8.2 vs 7.4 More than 10% better at avoiding being taken down
Significantly better striker 8.5 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
A lot taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Better submission offense 7.4 vs 6.9 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 34 years vs 37 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 7.7 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.2 vs 8.0 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Ben Alloway
Longer reach 193 cm vs 188 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Stronger jaw 8.9 vs 8.6 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
LaFlare on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Alloway’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ryan
LaFlare
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? LaFlare Alloway
Significant Strikes63
LaFlare's average striking offense is matched by Alloway's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns6
LaFlare's good takedown offense may be a factor against Alloway's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Good
Takedown ability
vs
Below average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
LaFlare is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
LaFlare is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
LaFlare has a good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Alloway on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against LaFlare’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ben
Alloway
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Alloway LaFlare
Significant Strikes47
Alloway's average striking offense is matched by LaFlare's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Alloway's average takedown offense is matched by LaFlare's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Alloway is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Alloway is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Alloway is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter LaFlare 8.6
fighter Alloway 8.1
Great striking by LaFlare
68 strikes Dec 14, 2013 vs McGee
75 strikes Nov 09, 2013 vs Ponzinibbio
37 strikes Apr 06, 2013 vs Alloway

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter LaFlare 9.1
fighter Alloway 8.0
Great takedowns by LaFlare
4 takedowns Dec 14, 2013 vs McGee
5 takedowns Nov 09, 2013 vs Ponzinibbio
6 takedowns Apr 06, 2013 vs Alloway

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter LaFlare 7.7
fighter Alloway 7.5
Great knockouts by LaFlare
Round 1 Jun 11, 2010 vs Medrano
Round 2 Feb 19, 2010 vs Haskins
Round 1 Nov 20, 2009 vs Berrocal

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter LaFlare 7.4
fighter Alloway 6.9
Great submissions by LaFlare
Round 3 Jan 24, 2013 vs Osborne
Round 2 Sep 11, 2009 vs Sulsona
Round 1 Jun 27, 2008 vs Bryson-Barrett

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter LaFlare 7.9
fighter Alloway 7.1
Fast finishes by LaFlare
721 seconds Jan 24, 2013 vs Osborne
247 seconds Jun 11, 2010 vs Medrano
396 seconds Feb 19, 2010 vs Haskins
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 6, 2013UFC on Fuel TV 9
team
VS
team
XR3 DEC
R1 KOX
1,8381,795
1,7821,851
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend LaFlare
legend Alloway
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