UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Odell vs Diaz

1,479

CageRank

WINNER
Diaz

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
65% chance Diaz
WILL WIN

1,589

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ryan Diaz
Puts up a fight 8.4 vs 6.9 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly stronger jaw 7.4 vs 6.7 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly better submission defense 8.1 vs 7.4 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Better submission offense 7.6 vs 7.4 Almost the same
Fast finishes 7.6 vs 7.5 Almost the same
Advantages for Niclas Odell
Significantly heavier hands 7.4 vs 6.8 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Diaz on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Odell’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ryan
Diaz
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Diaz has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Below average
Jaw
Submission
Diaz has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Diaz is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Odell on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Diaz’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Niclas
Odell
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Odell has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Odell is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Odell is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Diaz 7.6
fighter Odell 7.4
Great submissions by Diaz
Round 1 Mar 10, 2007 vs Newalu
Round 3 Dec 03, 2005 vs Quenneville
Round 1 Mar 06, 2004 vs Ackerman

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Diaz 7.6
fighter Odell 7.5
Fast finishes by Diaz
191 seconds Mar 10, 2007 vs Newalu
541 seconds Jul 23, 2005 vs Koka
107 seconds Mar 06, 2004 vs Ackerman
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 4, 2009FFC 9
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
XR2 SUB
1,5001,727
1,4791,748
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Diaz
legend Odell
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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