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

1,680

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Covington

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
81% chance Covington
WILL WIN

1,429

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Colby Covington
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.4 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 7.5 vs 6.6 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Younger 29 years vs 33 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better submission defense 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for David Hayes
From what we can tell, Colby Covington dominates David Hayes in every way.
Covington on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hayes’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
Average
Jaw
Submission
Covington has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Covington has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Hayes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Covington’s defensive skills
Predictions For
David
Hayes
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hayes is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Hayes is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Hayes is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Covington 6.7
fighter Hayes 6.7
Great knockouts by Hayes
Round 2 Aug 24, 2012 vs Redl

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Covington 7.8
fighter Hayes 6.4
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 Covington 7.5
fighter Hayes 6.6
Fast finishes by Covington
402 seconds Apr 27, 2012 vs Hayes
81 seconds Feb 11, 2012 vs Ensley
108 seconds Aug 26, 2006 vs Rocha
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 SUBX
DECX
1,5641,446
1,5981,412
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Covington
legend Hayes
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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