UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Pegg vs Pettis

1,673

CageRank

WINNER
Pettis

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
81% chance Pettis
WILL WIN

1,925

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Sergio Pettis
Significantly younger 24 years vs 33 years More than 25% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Significantly better submission offense 7.3 vs 6.5 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 7.8 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.5 vs 7.9 Around 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Advantages for Dillard Pegg
Much heavier 133 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Significantly heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.3 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Taller 173 cm vs 168 cm Around 5% taller
Fast finishes 8.3 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Pettis on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pegg’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sergio
Pettis
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pettis is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Pettis is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Pettis has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Excellent
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Pegg on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pettis’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dillard
Pegg
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pegg has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Pegg is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Pegg is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Pettis 7.3
fighter Pegg 8.1
Great knockouts by Pegg
Round 1 May 21, 2011 vs Roland
Round 2 Nov 28, 2009 vs Hahn
Round 1 Oct 24, 2009 vs Balmer

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Pettis 7.3
fighter Pegg 6.5
Great submissions by Pettis
Round 1 Sep 28, 2013 vs Porter
Round 1 Jun 16, 2012 vs McKenna
Round 1 Aug 07, 2010 vs Walenski

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Pettis 7.9
fighter Pegg 8.3
Fast finishes by Pegg
42 seconds Jun 07, 2013 vs Pender
24 seconds May 21, 2011 vs Roland
43 seconds Mar 12, 2011 vs Hines
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
June 21, 2013RFA 8
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
XDEC
1,6931,838
1,6631,869
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Pettis
legend Pegg
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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