UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Anders vs Williams

1,694

CageRank

WINNER
Williams

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
67% chance Williams
WILL WIN

1,817

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Tim Williams
Much better submission offense 8.5 vs 7.0 More than 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.4 vs 7.9 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.3 vs 7.9 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger jaw 8.1 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly taller 188 cm vs 185 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Eryk Anders
Much heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.3 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.9 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Williams on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anders’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Tim
Williams
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Williams is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Williams has a very good chance of winning by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Williams is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Anders on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Williams’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eryk
Anders
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Anders has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Anders is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Anders is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Williams 7.3
fighter Anders 8.1
Great knockouts by Anders
Round 1 Feb 16, 2013 vs Rainey
Round 2 Apr 28, 2012 vs Vaughn
Round 1 Feb 24, 2012 vs Reeves

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Williams 8.5
fighter Anders 7.0
Great submissions by Williams
Round 3 Jun 22, 2013 vs Faunce
Round 1 Jun 30, 2012 vs Rumsey
Round 1 Jun 11, 2010 vs Howard

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Williams 8.0
fighter Anders 8.2
Fast finishes by Anders
43 seconds May 11, 2013 vs Senkbeil
180 seconds Feb 16, 2013 vs Rainey
378 seconds Apr 28, 2012 vs Vaughn
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Williams
legend Anders
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
comments powered by Disqus