UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Murphy vs McMann

1,812

CageRank

WINNER
McMann

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
58% chance McMann
WILL WIN

1,865

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Sara McMann
Much better submission offense 7.5 vs 6.5 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better submission defense 8.8 vs 8.1 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 7.6 Almost the same
Slightly heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Lauren Murphy
Much heavier hands 8.4 vs 7.3 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 7.8 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 170 cm vs 165 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 35 years vs 38 years Around 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
McMann on the attack Our prediction about how she’ll perform against Murphy’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sara
McMann
If she wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
McMann is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
McMann is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
McMann has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Murphy on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against McMann’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Lauren
Murphy
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Murphy has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Murphy is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Murphy is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter McMann 7.3
fighter Murphy 8.4
Great knockouts by Murphy
Round 4 Dec 07, 2013 vs Nakamoto
Round 2 Oct 28, 2011 vs Griffin
Round 2 Jan 12, 2011 vs Bailey

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter McMann 7.5
fighter Murphy 6.5
Great submissions by McMann
Round 3 Aug 27, 2011 vs Pa'aluhi
Round 1 Jun 17, 2011 vs Malenfant
Round 1 May 28, 2011 vs Marks

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter McMann 7.8
fighter Murphy 7.6
Fast finishes by McMann
246 seconds Apr 27, 2013 vs Gaff
773 seconds Aug 27, 2011 vs Pa'aluhi
101 seconds May 28, 2011 vs Marks
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 16, 2014UFC Fight Night 47
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend McMann
legend Murphy
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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