UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Covington vs Hyun Kim

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WINNER
Hyun Kim

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
94% chance Hyun Kim
WILL WIN

2,147

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WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Dong Hyun Kim
Much heavier hands 8.3 vs 6.7 Around 25% better at knocking out good defenders
Much better submission defense 9.3 vs 7.8 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.0 vs 7.8 More than 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
A lot taller 188 cm vs 180 cm Around 5% taller
Significantly stronger jaw 8.5 vs 7.7 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly fast finishes 7.6 vs 7.5 Almost the same
Advantages for Colby Covington
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.5 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Younger 29 years vs 35 years More than 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Hyun Kim on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Covington’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dong
Hyun Kim
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hyun Kim has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Hyun Kim is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Hyun Kim has a very good chance of winning by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Covington on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hyun Kim’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Colby
Covington
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Covington is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Covington is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Covington 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 Hyun Kim 8.3
fighter Covington 6.7
Great knockouts by Hyun Kim
Round 2 Oct 09, 2013 vs Silva
Round 3 May 24, 2008 vs Tan
Round 3 Aug 05, 2007 vs Hasegawa

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Hyun Kim 6.5
fighter Covington 7.8
Great submissions by Covington
Round 2 Apr 27, 2012 vs Hayes
Round 1 Feb 11, 2012 vs Ensley
Round 1 Aug 26, 2006 vs Rocha

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Hyun Kim 7.6
fighter Covington 7.5
Fast finishes by Hyun Kim
481 seconds Oct 09, 2013 vs Silva
625 seconds May 24, 2008 vs Tan
897 seconds Aug 05, 2007 vs Hasegawa
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 17, 2017UFC Fight Night 111
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Hyun Kim
legend Covington
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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