UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Taylor vs Borg

1,418

CageRank

WINNER
Borg

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
93% chance Borg
WILL WIN

1,875

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ray Borg
Much better submission offense 8.8 vs 6.9 Around 30% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.5 vs 6.9 Around 25% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.7 vs 7.0 Around 25% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Much better submission defense 8.5 vs 7.0 More than 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Much stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.5 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly younger 24 years vs 26 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Antonio Taylor
Taller 165 cm vs 163 cm Almost the same
Borg on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Taylor’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ray
Borg
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Borg is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Borg has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Borg is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Taylor on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Borg’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Antonio
Taylor
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Taylor is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Taylor is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Taylor is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Borg 8.8
fighter Taylor 6.9
Great submissions by Borg
Round 2 Nov 23, 2013 vs Saudino
Round 1 Aug 11, 2012 vs Perez
Round 1 Mar 10, 2012 vs Taylor

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Borg 8.5
fighter Taylor 6.9
Fast finishes by Borg
562 seconds Nov 23, 2013 vs Saudino
181 seconds Aug 11, 2012 vs Perez
54 seconds Mar 10, 2012 vs Taylor
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
March 10, 2012KOTC - Breakthrough
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,5081,593
1,4701,631
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Borg
legend Taylor
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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