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

1,694

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Anders

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
75% chance Anders
WILL WIN

1,500

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Eryk Anders
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.1 Around 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.1 Around 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly stronger jaw 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 7.9 vs 7.3 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly younger 31 years vs 33 years More than 5% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Josh Vaughn
Heavier 200 lbs vs 184 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Anders on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Vaughn’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Eryk
Anders
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Anders has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Anders has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Anders is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Vaughn on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anders’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Josh
Vaughn
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Vaughn is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Vaughn has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Vaughn 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 Anders 8.1
fighter Vaughn 7.1
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

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Anders 8.2
fighter Vaughn 7.2
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
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R2 KOX
XDEC
1,5481,550
1,5981,500
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Anders
legend Vaughn
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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