UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Zahabi vs Oliveira

1,561

CageRank

WINNER
Oliveira

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
55% chance Oliveira
WILL WIN

1,594

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Kyle Oliveira
Significantly heavier hands 8.0 vs 7.2 More than 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Younger 26 years vs 30 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Better submission defense 7.6 vs 7.3 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Advantages for Aiemann Zahabi
Much heavier 134 lbs vs 125 lbs More than 5% heavier ; harder for lighter weight opponents to control
Much taller 173 cm vs 163 cm More than 5% taller
Significantly better submission offense 7.9 vs 7.1 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 7.5 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Stronger jaw 7.3 vs 7.0 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Oliveira on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Zahabi’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kyle
Oliveira
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Oliveira has a chance to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Oliveira has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Oliveira has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Zahabi on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Oliveira’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Aiemann
Zahabi
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Zahabi has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Zahabi has a chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Average
Resistance
Decision
Zahabi has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Oliveira 8.0
fighter Zahabi 7.2
Great knockouts by Oliveira
Round 3 Nov 15, 2013 vs Oliver
Round 1 Sep 10, 2011 vs Carlos

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Oliveira 7.1
fighter Zahabi 7.9
Great submissions by Zahabi
Round 1 Nov 15, 2014 vs Bowman
Round 1 Mar 05, 2014 vs Deschambeault
Round 1 Nov 30, 2012 vs Vivian

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Oliveira 7.5
fighter Zahabi 7.8
Fast finishes by Zahabi
156 seconds Mar 13, 2015 vs Farhat
280 seconds Nov 15, 2014 vs Bowman
88 seconds Nov 30, 2012 vs Vivian
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
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R1 KOX
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Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Oliveira
legend Zahabi
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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