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CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Pacheco vs Bolt

1,665

CageRank

WINNER
Bolt

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 3

prediction
50% chance Bolt
WILL WIN

1,668

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WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Kyle Bolt
A lot taller 188 cm vs 178 cm More than 5% taller
Significantly heavier hands 7.6 vs 6.6 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 7.7 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Advantages for Joe Pacheco
Significantly stronger jaw 8.4 vs 7.6 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Better submission offense 7.6 vs 7.0 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Bolt on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Pacheco’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kyle
Bolt
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Bolt is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Bolt has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Bolt is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Pacheco on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Bolt’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Joe
Pacheco
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Pacheco is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Pacheco is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Pacheco 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 Bolt 7.6
fighter Pacheco 6.7
Great knockouts by Bolt
Round 1 Sep 21, 2013 vs O'Neil
Round 1 May 18, 2013 vs Darby
Round 5 Dec 08, 2012 vs Rosales

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Bolt 7.0
fighter Pacheco 7.6
Great submissions by Pacheco
Round 1 Mar 21, 2013 vs Pierre
Round 2 Nov 02, 2012 vs Heflin
Round 1 Jul 28, 2012 vs Rowse

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Bolt 7.9
fighter Pacheco 7.4
Fast finishes by Bolt
52 seconds Nov 02, 2012 vs McCaw
818 seconds Nov 19, 2010 vs Feliciano
117 seconds Jun 11, 2010 vs Allison
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
February 14, 2013Bellator 89
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
XR2 SUB
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Bolt
legend Pacheco
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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