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UFC 256: Hooper vs Barrett 12/12/2020 Previews, Spread and Fight Analysis

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UFC 256 Hooper vs Barrett 12-12-2020 Previews Spread and Fight Analysis

UFC 256: Hooper vs Barrett 12/12/2020 – The Ultimate Fighting Championship is set to have their second fight card for the month with UFC 256 that is slated to commence this Saturday, December 12. This event will be on the premises of the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is either Pay Per View or UFC Fight Pass that are options to watch the matches. The main event will have UFC Flyweight Champion Deiveson Figueiredo taking on top contender Brandon Moreno. The event will be kicking off with a featherweight match between Chase Hooper and Peter Barrett. It is forecasted by Online Sports Betting that Chase Hooper will be dominating this match against Peter Barrett.

UFC 256: Hooper vs Barrett 12/12/2020

When: Saturday, December 12, 6:00 PM ET
Where: UFC Apex, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
TV: Pay Per View
Stream: UFC Fight Pass

UFC 256: Hooper vs Barrett 12/12/2020 Odds

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Fighter Odds Fighter Odds
Chase Hooper -400 Peter Barrett +300

Chase Hooper

Chase Hooper or better known inside the MMA cage as “The Teenage Dream” hails at Enumclaw, Washington in the USA. He is only 21 years old and his skills are developed at Combat Sport & Fitness. Hooper has a very young career and has been fighting in the featherweight division. He now has a professional MMA record of 9-1. Those victories are divided into four submissions, three knockouts and two decisions. This is his third fight in the UFC. Hooper’s debut match happened in December 2019 and he knocked out Daniel Teymur in the first round. His next match was against Alex Caceres where he got to taste his first career defeat.

Peter Barrett

Peter Barrett is a 34-year-old fighter and his hometown is located in Plymouth, Massachusetts in the USA. He stands at five-foot-nine and will be representing the Sityodong Boston fight team in this upcoming match. Barrett carries an interesting ring name of “Slippery Pete” and this natural featherweight now has a professional fighting record of 11-4. He has seven wins through submissions while the rest are split between submissions and decisions. This fighter just made his UFC debut in UFC Fight Night 174 just this August after getting discovered in Dana White’s Contender Series a year ago. He lost that bout against Youssef Zalal via unanimous decision. 

Hooper vs Barrett Betting Numbers

Hooper
Barrett
Record 9-1-1 11-4-0
Last Fight Loss Loss
Country USA USA
Height 6’1″ 5’10”
Weight 145 lbs 145 lbs
Reach 74″ 73″
Win by KO/TKO 33% 64%
Win by Submission 44% 18%
Decisions 22% 18%
Strikes landed per minute 4.46 4.40
Striking accuracy 44% 63%
Striking absorbed per minute 4.05 4.30
Striking defense 35% 36%
Takedown average 0.43 2.00
Takedown accuracy 12% 22%
Takedown defense 66% 33%
Submission average 2.2% 0.0%

Hooper vs Barrett Betting Picks

Chase Hooper is young and full of potential. Having tasted his first defeat in the UFC will just make him stronger. He will be the best bet and it is also seen by Best Sportsbook that Peter Barrett will be a very high-risk bet.