UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Weber Meek vs Palhares

1,792

CageRank

WINNER
Palhares

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
85% chance Palhares
WILL WIN

2,100

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Rousimar Palhares
Much better submission offense 9.7 vs 6.4 More than 50% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 9.6 vs 8.5 More than 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.4 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 9.0 vs 8.3 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 8.0 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Emil Weber Meek
Much heavier hands 8.8 vs 6.3 Around 40% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 28 years vs 36 years More than 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 180 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Palhares on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Weber Meek’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Rousimar
Palhares
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Palhares is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Palhares has a good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Palhares is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Weber Meek on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Palhares’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Emil
Weber Meek
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Weber Meek has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Weber Meek is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Weber Meek is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Palhares 6.3
fighter Weber Meek 8.8
Great knockouts by Weber Meek
Round 2 Nov 23, 2013 vs Franklin
Round 1 Mar 02, 2013 vs Vitalis Hansen
Round 1 Mar 12, 2011 vs Frekman

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Palhares 9.7
fighter Weber Meek 6.4
Great submissions by Palhares
Round 1 Oct 09, 2013 vs Pierce
Round 1 Mar 27, 2010 vs Drwal
Round 2 Dec 12, 2009 vs Linhares

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Palhares 9.6
fighter Weber Meek 8.5
Fast finishes by Palhares
31 seconds Oct 09, 2013 vs Pierce
404 seconds Mar 03, 2011 vs Branch
45 seconds Mar 27, 2010 vs Drwal
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
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R1 KOX
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Palhares
legend Weber Meek
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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