UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Phillips vs Potts

1,393

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Phillips

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 2

prediction
56% chance Phillips
WILL WIN

1,350

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Ben Phillips
Better submission offense 7.0 vs 6.4 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better submission defense 7.3 vs 6.5 More than 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 6.9 vs 6.4 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Advantages for Nicky Potts
Stronger jaw 7.7 vs 7.3 More than 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Slightly heavier hands 6.6 vs 6.4 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Phillips on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Potts’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Ben
Phillips
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Phillips is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Phillips has a chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Below average
Resistance
Decision
Phillips is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Potts on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Phillips’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Nicky
Potts
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Potts is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Potts is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Potts is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Phillips 7.0
fighter Potts 6.4
Great submissions by Phillips
Round 1 Jun 30, 2012 vs Potts
Round 1 Jun 09, 2012 vs Murphy
Round 1 Sep 03, 2011 vs Macara

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Phillips 6.9
fighter Potts 6.5
Fast finishes by Phillips
105 seconds Jun 30, 2012 vs Potts
140 seconds Jun 09, 2012 vs Murphy
132 seconds Sep 03, 2011 vs Macara
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
R1 SUBX
R2 SUBX
1,4891,355
1,5201,323
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Phillips
legend Potts
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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