UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Garbrandt vs Manley

1,803

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Garbrandt

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
80% chance Garbrandt
WILL WIN

1,557

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Cody Garbrandt
Much heavier hands 8.9 vs 6.5 More than 35% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 6.7 Around 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission defense 8.2 vs 7.6 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 8.3 vs 7.6 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 7.9 vs 7.7 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Younger 26 years vs 29 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Shane Manley
Significantly better submission offense 6.8 vs 6.3 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Taller 175 cm vs 170 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 144 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Garbrandt on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Manley’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Cody
Garbrandt
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Garbrandt has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Garbrandt is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Garbrandt is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Manley on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Garbrandt’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Shane
Manley
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Manley is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Manley is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Manley is unlikely to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Garbrandt 8.9
fighter Manley 6.5
Great knockouts by Garbrandt
Round 1 Nov 27, 2013 vs Manley
Round 1 Dec 29, 2012 vs Kessinger
Round 1 Feb 26, 2011 vs Guarriello

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Garbrandt 6.3
fighter Manley 6.8
Great submissions by Manley
Round 1 Oct 30, 2015 vs Trahan
Round 3 Oct 08, 2011 vs Estrada

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Garbrandt 8.3
fighter Manley 6.7
Fast finishes by Garbrandt
237 seconds Nov 27, 2013 vs Manley
36 seconds Feb 26, 2011 vs Guarriello
78 seconds Jan 15, 2011 vs Freedson
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
R1 KOX
1,6421,602
1,6861,557
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Garbrandt
legend Manley
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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