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

1,445

CageRank

WINNER
Miranda

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
76% chance Miranda
WILL WIN

1,645

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Vitor Miranda
Fast finishes 8.0 vs 6.8 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Puts up a fight 8.4 vs 7.0 More than 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly heavier hands 7.9 vs 6.7 Around 20% better at knocking out good defenders
Significantly better submission defense 8.1 vs 7.0 Around 15% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Significantly stronger jaw 8.6 vs 7.6 More than 10% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Taller 185 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Younger 39 years vs 44 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Elton Rodrigues
Much heavier 205 lbs vs 184 lbs More than 10% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Miranda on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Rodrigues’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Vitor
Miranda
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Miranda has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Miranda is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Miranda is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Rodrigues on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Miranda’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Elton
Rodrigues
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Rodrigues is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Rodrigues is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Rodrigues is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Miranda 8.0
fighter Rodrigues 6.7
Great knockouts by Miranda
Round 1 Aug 10, 2013 vs Paulo Pereira
Round 1 May 28, 2010 vs Drummond
Round 2 Aug 30, 2008 vs da Silva

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Miranda 6.8
fighter Rodrigues 6.9
Great submissions by Rodrigues
Round 2 Dec 21, 2013 vs Bergamo

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Miranda 8.0
fighter Rodrigues 6.8
Fast finishes by Miranda
38 seconds Aug 10, 2013 vs Paulo Pereira
15 seconds Mar 28, 2009 vs Matos
345 seconds Aug 30, 2008 vs da Silva
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 22, 2012MC - Mestre do Combate
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,4801,642
1,4521,670
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Miranda
legend Rodrigues
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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