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

1,694

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Anders

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
74% chance Anders
WILL WIN

1,512

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Eryk Anders
Significantly fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.6 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
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 7.2 More than 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Heavier hands 8.1 vs 7.6 More than 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Paul Rainey
Slightly better submission offense 7.1 vs 7.0 Almost the same
Anders on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rainey’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
Rainey on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Anders’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Paul
Rainey
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rainey is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Rainey has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Rainey 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 Rainey 7.6
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 Rainey 7.6
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
R1 KOX
R2 KOX
1,5981,500
1,6351,464
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Anders
legend Rainey
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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