UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Azaitar vs Miranda

1,853

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Azaitar

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
77% chance Azaitar
WILL WIN

1,645

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Abu Azaitar
Fast finishes 8.6 vs 8.0 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Younger 32 years vs 39 years Around 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Heavier hands 8.6 vs 7.9 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 8.1 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Vitor Miranda
Much heavier 184 lbs vs 169 lbs Around 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
A lot taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Stronger jaw 8.6 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly better submission offense 6.8 vs 6.7 Almost the same
Azaitar on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Miranda’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Abu
Azaitar
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Azaitar has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Azaitar is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Azaitar has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Miranda on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Azaitar’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Vitor
Miranda
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Miranda has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Miranda is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Miranda is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Azaitar 8.6
fighter Miranda 8.0
Great knockouts by Azaitar
Round 1 Dec 07, 2013 vs Kulak
Round 2 Jul 06, 2013 vs Naruszczka
Round 1 Feb 02, 2013 vs Kapranov

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Azaitar 6.7
fighter Miranda 6.8
Great submissions by Miranda
Round 1 Nov 22, 2012 vs Rodrigues
Round 1 Mar 31, 2012 vs Cruz

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Azaitar 8.6
fighter Miranda 8.0
Fast finishes by Azaitar
140 seconds Dec 07, 2013 vs Kulak
435 seconds Jul 06, 2013 vs Naruszczka
270 seconds Feb 02, 2013 vs Kapranov
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Azaitar
legend Miranda
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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