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

2,154

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Mousasi

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
88% chance Mousasi
WILL WIN

1,807

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Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Gegard Mousasi
Much harder to hit 9.9 vs 8.6 More than 15% better at dodging and blocking powerful blows; endures less damage
Fast finishes 8.8 vs 7.6 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 8.4 vs 7.1 Around 20% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Significantly stronger jaw 9.8 vs 8.7 Around 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Puts up a fight 9.9 vs 8.8 Around 15% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly better striker 9.0 vs 8.5 More than 5% better at delivering meaningful attacks; can hit better defenders
Significantly better takedown defense 8.6 vs 8.1 More than 5% better at avoiding being taken down
Better submission defense 9.3 vs 8.5 Around 10% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Stronger takedown offense 8.6 vs 8.2 Around 5% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Taller 185 cm vs 183 cm Almost the same
Advantages for Uriah Hall
Longer reach 202 cm vs 196 cm Around 5% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
Mousasi on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hall’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Gegard
Mousasi
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Mousasi Hall
Significant Strikes84
Mousasi's excellent striking offense will dominate Hall's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Excellent
Striking
vs
Average
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns4
Mousasi's average takedown offense is matched by Hall'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
Mousasi is unlikely to win by knockout
Good
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Mousasi has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Excellent
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Mousasi has a reasonable chance to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Hall on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Mousasi’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Uriah
Hall
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Hall Mousasi
Significant Strikes27
Hall's average striking offense won't be a factor against Mousasi's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 135 Significant Strikes in 15:00
Average
Striking
vs
Excellent
Blocking and avoiding
Takedowns2
Hall's average takedown offense is matched by Mousasi'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 is unlikely to win by decision
Average
Scoring ability
vs
Excellent
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

striking

Who can land devastating blows when it matters?
fighter Mousasi 9.0
fighter Hall 8.5
Great striking by Mousasi
23 strikes Jan 12, 2013 vs Kyle
12 strikes Aug 15, 2009 vs Sobral
6 strikes Apr 29, 2008 vs Kang

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Mousasi 8.6
fighter Hall 8.2
Great takedowns by Mousasi
4 takedowns Dec 17, 2011 vs St. Preux
1 takedown Aug 15, 2009 vs Sobral
1 takedown Sep 23, 2008 vs Manhoef

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Mousasi 7.8
fighter Hall 7.9
Great knockouts by Hall
Round 1 Dec 28, 2013 vs Leben
Round 3 Apr 08, 2011 vs La N Sang
Round 3 Nov 20, 2009 vs Whitesel

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Mousasi 8.4
fighter Hall 7.1
Great submissions by Mousasi
Round 1 Jan 12, 2013 vs Kyle
Round 1 Sep 23, 2008 vs Manhoef
Round 1 Apr 29, 2008 vs Kang

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Mousasi 8.8
fighter Hall 7.6
Fast finishes by Mousasi
60 seconds Aug 15, 2009 vs Sobral
88 seconds Sep 23, 2008 vs Manhoef
190 seconds Apr 29, 2008 vs Kang
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
November 19, 2016UFC Fight Night 99
team
VS
team
R1 KOX
XX
00
00
September 26, 2015UFC Fight Night 75
team
VS
team
XR2 KO
XX
00
00
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Mousasi
legend Hall
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