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

1,949

CageRank

WINNER

WINNER
Gastelum

prediction

BY Decision

prediction
69% chance Gastelum
WILL WIN

1,807

CageRank
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Kelvin Gastelum
Significantly stronger takedown offense 8.8 vs 8.2 More than 5% stronger at taking people to the ground; can force the fight to the mat
Younger 25 years vs 33 years Around 25% younger ; less time being ground down in the octagon
Fast finishes 7.9 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Better submission offense 7.5 vs 7.1 More than 5% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Better takedown defense 8.3 vs 8.1 Almost the same
Advantages for Uriah Hall
Much longer reach 202 cm vs 182 cm More than 10% longer reach; hit opponents from a safer distance
A lot taller 183 cm vs 175 cm Around 5% taller
Heavier 186 lbs vs 184 lbs Almost the same
Puts up a fight 8.8 vs 8.5 Around 5% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Stronger jaw 8.7 vs 8.4 Around 5% better at avoiding being knocked out; fewer dangerous concussions
Harder to hit 8.6 vs 8.5 Almost the same
Better submission defense 8.5 vs 8.2 Around 5% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Heavier hands 7.8 vs 7.6 Around 5% better at knocking out good defenders
Gastelum on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Hall’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Kelvin
Gastelum
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Gastelum Hall
Significant Strikes66
Gastelum'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
Takedowns4
Gastelum's good takedown offense may be a factor against Hall's defense
Note: we'd predict at most 8 Takedowns in 15:00
Good
Takedown ability
vs
Average
Ability to stay on his feet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Gastelum is unlikely to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Excellent
Jaw
Submission
Gastelum is unlikely to win by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Excellent
Resistance
Decision
Gastelum has a chance to win by decision
Good
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Hall on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Gastelum’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Uriah
Hall
In 15:00, how much damage will he do? Hall Gastelum
Significant Strikes70
Hall's average striking offense is matched by Gastelum'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 Gastelum'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
Good
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 Gastelum 8.5
fighter Hall 8.5
Great striking by Gastelum
14 strikes Aug 28, 2013 vs Melancon
31 strikes Apr 13, 2013 vs Hall

takedowns

Who's going to take it to the ground?
fighter Gastelum 8.9
fighter Hall 8.2
Great takedowns by Gastelum
1 takedown Aug 28, 2013 vs Melancon
3 takedowns Apr 13, 2013 vs Hall

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Gastelum 7.6
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 Gastelum 7.5
fighter Hall 7.1
Great submissions by Gastelum
Round 1 Aug 28, 2013 vs Melancon
Round 1 Jul 07, 2012 vs Smallwood
Round 2 Dec 11, 2010 vs Sanchez

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Gastelum 7.9
fighter Hall 7.6
Fast finishes by Gastelum
146 seconds Aug 28, 2013 vs Melancon
746 seconds Jul 16, 2011 vs Moguel
398 seconds Dec 11, 2010 vs Sanchez
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
April 13, 2013TUF 17 Finale
team
VS
team
R3 DECX
XR1 KO
1,6891,787
1,7531,724
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Gastelum
legend Hall
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