UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Sayles vs Moraes

1,679

CageRank

WINNER
Moraes

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
66% chance Moraes
WILL WIN

1,792

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Sheymon Moraes
Longer winning streak 5 fights vs 3 fights More than 65% longer winning streak; has momentum coming into a fight
Heavier hands 8.7 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Puts up a fight 8.1 vs 7.9 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Slightly taller 173 cm vs 170 cm Almost the same
Slightly stronger jaw 8.0 vs 7.9 Almost the same
Advantages for Matt Sayles
Younger 24 years vs 28 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Fast finishes 8.2 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Moraes on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Sayles’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Sheymon
Moraes
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Moraes has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Moraes is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Moraes is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Sayles on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Moraes’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Matt
Sayles
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Sayles has a good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Sayles is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Sayles 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 Moraes 8.7
fighter Sayles 8.4
Great knockouts by Moraes
Round 2 Sep 08, 2012 vs Nobre
Round 1 Sep 08, 2012 vs Arruda
Round 2 Apr 20, 2012 vs Silva dos Santos

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Moraes 8.1
fighter Sayles 8.3
Fast finishes by Sayles
110 seconds Jan 19, 2013 vs Willis
36 seconds Jul 28, 2012 vs Hart
392 seconds Feb 25, 2012 vs Griffen
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
August 4, 2018UFC 227
team
VS
team
XR3 DEC
XX
00
00
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Moraes
legend Sayles
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
comments powered by Disqus