UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Hooker vs Wu

1,844

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Hooker

prediction

BY KO ROUND 2

prediction
84% chance Hooker
WILL WIN

1,554

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Dan Hooker
Much heavier hands 8.0 vs 6.0 Around 35% better at knocking out good defenders
Much stronger jaw 8.7 vs 7.4 More than 15% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Significantly fast finishes 8.3 vs 7.7 Around 10% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Taller 183 cm vs 178 cm Around 5% taller
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 8.1 Around 10% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Younger 28 years vs 32 years Around 15% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Advantages for Haotian Wu
Better submission offense 7.9 vs 7.4 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Hooker on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Wu’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Dan
Hooker
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Hooker has a very good chance of winning by knockout
Excellent
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Hooker is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Hooker is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
Wu on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hooker’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Haotian
Wu
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Wu is unlikely to win by knockout
Weak
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Wu has a reasonable chance to win by submission
Good
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Wu is unlikely to win by decision
Poor
Scoring ability
vs
Good
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Hooker 8.1
fighter Wu 6.0
Great knockouts by Hooker
Round 3 Aug 24, 2013 vs Patterson
Round 2 Apr 14, 2012 vs McBride
Round 1 Dec 05, 2009 vs Yasuda

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Hooker 7.4
fighter Wu 7.9
Great submissions by Wu
Round 1 Nov 30, 2013 vs Woodfin
Round 2 Mar 30, 2012 vs Hooker
Round 1 Oct 22, 2011 vs Bakhshiev

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Hooker 8.3
fighter Wu 7.7
Fast finishes by Hooker
634 seconds Aug 24, 2013 vs Patterson
91 seconds May 10, 2013 vs McBride
172 seconds Nov 14, 2009 vs Calver
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR2 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,6151,770
1,5861,799
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Hooker
legend Wu
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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