UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - dos Santos vs Nurmagomedov

1,813

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WINNER

WINNER
dos Santos

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 3

prediction
68% chance dos Santos
WILL WIN

1,680

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Anderson dos Santos
Much better submission offense 7.7 vs 7.0 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly fast finishes 8.2 vs 7.8 More than 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Heavier hands 7.4 vs 7.3 Almost the same
Puts up a fight 8.5 vs 8.3 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Better submission defense 8.4 vs 8.2 Almost the same
Heavier 144 lbs vs 134 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Advantages for Said Nurmagomedov
Younger 26 years vs 33 years More than 20% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Slightly taller 173 cm vs 170 cm Almost the same
dos Santos on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Nurmagomedov’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Anderson
dos Santos
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
dos Santos is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Good
Jaw
Submission
dos Santos has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
dos Santos is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Nurmagomedov on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against dos Santos’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Said
Nurmagomedov
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Nurmagomedov is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Nurmagomedov is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Nurmagomedov is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter dos Santos 7.4
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.3
Great knockouts by dos Santos
Round 2 Sep 28, 2013 vs Alexandre
Round 1 Oct 20, 2012 vs Missio
Round 1 Sep 14, 2011 vs Lopes

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter dos Santos 7.7
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.0
Great submissions by dos Santos
Round 1 Jul 04, 2013 vs Souza Santos
Round 2 Apr 05, 2013 vs da Silva Lima
Round 2 Mar 03, 2012 vs Andrade

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter dos Santos 8.2
fighter Nurmagomedov 7.8
Fast finishes by dos Santos
400 seconds Sep 28, 2013 vs Alexandre
190 seconds Oct 20, 2012 vs Missio
506 seconds Mar 03, 2012 vs Andrade
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 1, 2017WFCA 35
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend dos Santos
legend Nurmagomedov
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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