# Tag: statistics

### Hard Numbers: UFN Bader vs. St. Preux

Note: This series is supplemented with a second series called Fighting Chance where I explain the entire design of this model, as well as considerations that should go into gambling, such as...

### Fighting Chance: What are we doing here? -- Well if this makes money, why are you telling us about it? (Part 4 of 4)

So as the inaugural post to Fighting Chance, I wanted to cover an explanation of who I am, my personal experiences with placing wagers, and my view on gambling in general. This is a four part...

### Fighting Chance: What are we doing here? -- Can you make money? Or more importantly, have YOU made money? (Part 3 of 4)

Yes. This is not to say that I haven’t had bad days, and I definitely have suffered while I learned how to properly interpret the model. I began writing the model in December of 2012, and had...

### Fighting Chance: What are we doing here? -- Gambling requires more skill and has more honor than the Stock Market (Part 2 of 4)

So as the inaugural post to Fighting Chance, I wanted to cover an explanation of who I am, my personal experiences with placing wagers, and my view on gambling in general. This is a four part...

### Fighting Chance: What are we doing here? -- Gambling is a Dirty Word (Part 1 of 4)

So as the inaugural post to Fighting Chance, I wanted to cover an explanation of who I am, my personal experiences with placing wagers, and my view on gambling in general. This is a four part...

### Hard Numbers: UFC 176 (R.I.P.)

Note: This series is supplemented with a second series called Fighting Chance where I explain the entire design of this model, as well as considerations that should go into gambling, such as...

### Hard Numbers: Interpreting the Model

via i60.tinypic.com This is an explanation of the figures that the model I developed uses to communicate that background of a fight. I use these figures to summarize the "narrative" that the...

### The Most Dangerous Strikers In MMA: A Statistical Approach

Promoted to Front Page by T.P. Grant -- Photo by Esther Lin of MMA Fighting Power is a difficult thing to define. Some fighters clearly have it: no one would dispute that Junior dos Santos hits...

### Light Heavyweights Rule UFC Pay Scale

A look at the UFC pay scale by weight class.

### FightMetric to Be the UFC's Official Statistics Provider

MMA statistics provider FightMetric announces they will be the official UFC statistics source.

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