UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Leben vs Hall

1,753

CageRank

WINNER
Hall

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
58% chance Hall
WILL WIN

1,807

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Uriah Hall
Much longer reach 202 cm vs 179 cm Around 15% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.2 vs 7.4 More than 10% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Harder to hit 8.6 vs 8.3 Around 5% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Heavier 186 lbs vs 184 lbs Almost the same
Younger 32 years vs 36 years More than 10% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Taller 183 cm vs 180 cm Almost the same
Stronger jaw 8.7 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Advantages for Chris Leben
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better striker 8.6 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Better submission defense 8.7 vs 8.5 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Slightly better takedown defense 8.2 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Hall on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Leben’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Uriah
Hall
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Hall Leben
Significant Strikes76
Hall's average striking offense is matched by Leben's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns3
Hall's average takedown offense is matched by Leben's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Average
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hall is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Hall is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Hall has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Leben on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hall’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Chris
Leben
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Leben Hall
Significant Strikes70
Leben's average striking offense is matched by Hall's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Leben's poor takedown offense won't be a factor against Hall's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Poor
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Leben is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Leben is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Leben is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Hall 8.5
fighter Leben 8.6
Great striking by Leben
9 strikes Jul 02, 2011 vs Silva
46 strikes Jul 03, 2010 vs Akiyama
53 strikes Sep 19, 2007 vs Martin

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Hall 7.9
fighter Leben 7.9
Great knockouts by Leben
Round 1 Jul 02, 2011 vs Silva
Round 3 Sep 19, 2007 vs Martin
Round 1 Jan 16, 2006 vs Rivera

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Hall 7.1
fighter Leben 6.9
Great submissions by Hall
Round 1 Feb 10, 2012 vs Akinyemi
Round 1 Jun 11, 2010 vs Carroll

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Hall 7.6
fighter Leben 7.9
Fast finishes by Leben
27 seconds Jul 02, 2011 vs Silva
880 seconds Jul 03, 2010 vs Akiyama
206 seconds Oct 03, 2005 vs DeWees
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
December 28, 2013UFC 168
team
VS
team
XR1 KO
DECX
1,8201,695
1,7531,763
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Hall
legend Leben
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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