UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Thaqi vs Duquesnoy

1,772

CageRank

WINNER
Duquesnoy

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
68% chance Duquesnoy
WILL WIN

1,900

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Tom Duquesnoy
Significantly heavier hands 8.0 vs 7.1 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly fast finishes 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission offense 7.8 vs 7.1 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 170 cm vs 168 cm Almost the same
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 8.1 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Azdren Thaqi
Much heavier 144 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Stronger jaw 8.5 vs 8.1 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Longer winning streak 5 fights vs 4 fights 25% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Duquesnoy on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Thaqi’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tom
Duquesnoy
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Duquesnoy has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Duquesnoy has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Duquesnoy is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Thaqi on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Duquesnoy’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Azdren
Thaqi
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Thaqi is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Thaqi is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Thaqi is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Duquesnoy 8.1
fighter Thaqi 7.1
Great knockouts by Duquesnoy
Round 2 Dec 14, 2013 vs Saville
Round 1 Aug 25, 2013 vs Hunt
Round 2 Jun 23, 2012 vs Ignaczak

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Duquesnoy 7.8
fighter Thaqi 7.1
Great submissions by Duquesnoy
Round 2 Apr 05, 2014 vs Violet
Round 2 Apr 13, 2013 vs Thaqi
Round 1 Dec 08, 2012 vs Elliott

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Duquesnoy 8.5
fighter Thaqi 8.0
Fast finishes by Duquesnoy
544 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs Saville
34 seconds Aug 25, 2013 vs Hunt
319 seconds Apr 13, 2013 vs Thaqi
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 SUB
DECX
1,8051,642
1,7331,714
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Duquesnoy
legend Thaqi
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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