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

1,916

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Roberts

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
92% chance Roberts
WILL WIN

1,495

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Danny Roberts
Much better submission offense 7.9 vs 6.5 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 7.0 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.6 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission defense 8.1 vs 7.1 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.8 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly heavier hands 8.0 vs 7.5 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 185 cm vs 180 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 169 lbs vs 155 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for David Howell
From what we can tell, Danny Roberts dominates David Howell in every way.
Roberts on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Howell’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 has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Roberts is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Howell on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Roberts’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Howell
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Howell is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Howell is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Howell is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
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 Howell 7.5
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 Howell 6.5
Great submissions by Roberts
Round 3 Jul 20, 2013 vs Fadipe
Round 2 Jul 21, 2012 vs Mason
Round 2 Sep 11, 2011 vs Kerpe

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Roberts 8.2
fighter Howell 7.6
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
July 9, 2011CWFC 43
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
XR2 KO
1,6611,677
1,7131,625
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Roberts
legend Howell
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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