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"The James Krause"

James Krause

Welterweight Division • 28-9-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 8
    Wins by Knockout
  • 14
    Wins by Submission
  • 5
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 50% 50%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
821
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1653
Grappling accuracy 18% 18%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
7
Takedowns Attempted
60
4.79
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.11
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.96
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.87
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
62
%
Sig. Str. Defense
60
%
Takedown Defense
0.26
Knockdown Ratio
11:26
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
745 (91%)
Clinch
49 (6%)
Ground
27 (3%)

Sig. Str. by target

73% 596 Head 15% 121 Body 13% 104 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
8 (30%)
DEC
5 (19%)
SUB
14 (52%)

Event Results

  • Win

    Silva vs Krause

    Round
    3
    Time
    05:00
    Method
    DEC
  • Win

    Moraes vs Krause

    Round
    3
    Time
    4:19
    Method
    KO/TKO

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Newport News, United States
Trains at
Glory MMA & Fitness
Age
35
Height
74.00
Weight
171.00
Octagon Debut
Jun. 15, 2013
Reach
73.50
Leg reach
40.50
Q & A

When and why did you start training for fighting? Thirteen years ago. It was something fun to do in the summer while I was out of college. I showed up at the gym one day and never left.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ black belt

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s the top of the top. I can test my skills against the best in the world here.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Five credits shy of a degree. I quit to pursue fighting.

What was your job before you started fighting? I ran GrindHouse MMA

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 18-1 with 2 titles
Favorite grappling technique: Guillotine
Favorite Striking technique: Jab