UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Burns vs Teixeira

1,889

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Burns

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
66% chance Burns
WILL WIN

1,770

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Gilbert Burns
Much better submission offense 7.8 vs 6.2 More than 25% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 7.5 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Heavier hands 8.0 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 31 years vs 36 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 178 cm vs 173 cm Around 5% taller
Advantages for Paulo Teixeira
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.1 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 8.3 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Burns on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Teixeira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Gilbert
Burns
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Burns has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Burns is unlikely to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Burns is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Teixeira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Burns’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Paulo
Teixeira
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Teixeira is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Teixeira is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Teixeira is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Burns 8.0
fighter Teixeira 7.6
Great knockouts by Burns
Round 1 May 02, 2014 vs Teixeira
Round 1 Dec 05, 2013 vs Goncalves Silva
Round 1 Aug 04, 2012 vs Roberto

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Burns 7.8
fighter Teixeira 6.2
Great submissions by Burns
Round 1 Jul 27, 2012 vs Bohrer
Round 1 Jun 15, 2012 vs dos Santos
Round 1 Jan 28, 2012 vs Salgado

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Burns 8.6
fighter Teixeira 7.5
Fast finishes by Burns
297 seconds Dec 05, 2013 vs Goncalves Silva
119 seconds Jul 27, 2012 vs Bohrer
160 seconds Jan 28, 2012 vs Salgado
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
May 2, 2014FTF 7
team
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R1 KOX
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Burns
legend Teixeira
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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