UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Anderson vs Daley

1,856

CageRank

WINNER
Daley

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
72% chance Daley
WILL WIN

2,017

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Paul Daley
Much heavier hands 9.5 vs 7.6 More than 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Much better submission defense 9.4 vs 8.2 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.6 vs 8.6 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 9.3 vs 8.5 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.7 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Heavier 170 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Derek Anderson
Much better submission offense 7.7 vs 6.3 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 28 years vs 35 years 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 183 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Daley on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anderson’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Paul
Daley
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Daley has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Daley is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Daley is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Anderson on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Daley’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Derek
Anderson
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Anderson is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Anderson is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Anderson is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Daley 9.5
fighter Anderson 7.6
Great knockouts by Daley
Round 1 Jan 02, 2010 vs Hazelett
Round 1 Sep 19, 2009 vs Kampmann
Round 2 Dec 05, 2008 vs Alessio

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Daley 6.3
fighter Anderson 7.7
Great submissions by Anderson
Round 1 Jul 28, 2012 vs Armbrister
Round 1 Mar 24, 2012 vs Valdez
Round 3 Aug 06, 2011 vs Franklin

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Daley 8.8
fighter Anderson 8.4
Fast finishes by Daley
144 seconds Jan 02, 2010 vs Hazelett
151 seconds Sep 19, 2009 vs Kampmann
438 seconds Dec 05, 2008 vs Alessio
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Daley
legend Anderson
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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