UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Roberts vs Gonzalez

1,916

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Roberts

prediction

BY KO ROUND 3

prediction
80% chance Roberts
WILL WIN

1,679

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Danny Roberts
Much heavier hands 8.0 vs 6.4 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.5 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.5 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
A lot taller 185 cm vs 173 cm More than 5% taller
Slightly younger 31 years vs 33 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Diego Gonzalez
Significantly better submission defense 9.1 vs 8.1 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Roberts on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gonzalez’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Danny
Roberts
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Roberts has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Roberts is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Roberts has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Gonzalez on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Roberts’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Diego
Gonzalez
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Gonzalez is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Gonzalez has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Gonzalez 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 Roberts 8.0
fighter Gonzalez 6.4
Great knockouts by Roberts
Round 2 May 04, 2013 vs Gonzalez
Round 2 Jul 09, 2011 vs Howell
Round 2 Mar 05, 2011 vs Ross Francombe

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Roberts 7.9
fighter Gonzalez 7.9
Great submissions by Gonzalez
Round 2 Feb 23, 2012 vs Truscek
Round 1 Sep 23, 2011 vs Latomaki
Round 2 Jan 28, 2007 vs Ojugbana

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Roberts 8.2
fighter Gonzalez 7.5
Fast finishes by Roberts
482 seconds May 04, 2013 vs Gonzalez
466 seconds Jul 21, 2012 vs Mason
446 seconds Jul 09, 2011 vs Howell
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
May 4, 2013CWFC 54
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
XR1 SUB
1,7591,796
1,8141,741
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Roberts
legend Gonzalez
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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