UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Silva vs Beltran

1,490

CageRank

WINNER
Beltran

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
70% chance Beltran
WILL WIN

1,634

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Marco Beltran
Much stronger jaw 8.0 vs 6.9 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 7.3 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Significantly better submission offense 7.7 vs 7.1 Around 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 8.0 vs 7.5 More than 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Advantages for Josue Silva
Better submission defense 7.7 vs 7.4 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Beltran on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Silva’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Marco
Beltran
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Beltran has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Beltran has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Beltran is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Silva on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Beltran’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Josue
Silva
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Silva is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
Silva has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Silva 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 Beltran 7.3
fighter Silva 7.2
Great knockouts by Beltran
Round 1 Nov 15, 2008 vs Guzman
Round 2 Oct 18, 2008 vs Silva

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Beltran 7.7
fighter Silva 7.1
Great submissions by Beltran
Round 1 May 12, 2012 vs Pineda
Round 1 Nov 29, 2009 vs Manzanero
Round 1 Aug 16, 2008 vs Martinez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Beltran 8.0
fighter Silva 7.3
Fast finishes by Beltran
262 seconds Nov 15, 2008 vs Guzman
368 seconds Oct 18, 2008 vs Silva
181 seconds Aug 16, 2008 vs Martinez
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
October 18, 2008GEOC 3
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XR2 SUB
1,5501,555
1,5011,604
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Beltran
legend Silva
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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