UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Lankester vs Najim

1,276

CageRank

WINNER
Najim

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
83% chance Najim
WILL WIN

1,550

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for James Najim
Fast finishes 7.7 vs 6.6 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much heavier hands 7.8 vs 6.7 More than 15% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly better submission offense 7.2 vs 6.2 More than 15% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly better submission defense 7.2 vs 6.2 Around 20% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Puts up a fight 7.3 vs 6.4 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Craig Lankester
Significantly heavier 136 lbs vs 134 lbs Almost the same
Stronger jaw 7.6 vs 7.3 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Najim on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Lankester’s defensive skills
Predictions For
James
Najim
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Najim has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Najim has a very good chance of winning by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Poor
Resistance
Decision
Najim is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
Lankester on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Najim’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Craig
Lankester
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Lankester is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Lankester is unlikely to win by submission
Poor
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Lankester is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Najim 7.8
fighter Lankester 6.7
Great knockouts by Najim
Round 1 May 07, 2016 vs Traish
Round 1 Aug 10, 2013 vs Casser-Borg

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Najim 7.2
fighter Lankester 6.2
Great submissions by Najim
Round 1 Aug 27, 2016 vs Familiari
Round 1 Dec 12, 2015 vs Lankester

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Najim 7.7
fighter Lankester 6.6
Fast finishes by Najim
197 seconds May 07, 2016 vs Traish
120 seconds Dec 12, 2015 vs Lankester
88 seconds Aug 10, 2013 vs Casser-Borg
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 12, 2015UFN 5
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team
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Najim
legend Lankester
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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