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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 49% 49%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
727
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1494
Grappling accuracy 19% 19%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
7
Takedowns Attempted
59
4.65
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
4.09
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
1.05
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.96
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
61
%
Sig. Str. Defense
50
%
Takedown Defense
0.29
Knockdown Ratio
11:11
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
651 (90%)
Clinch
49 (7%)
Ground
27 (4%)

Sig. Str. by target

72% 523 Head 14% 103 Body 14% 101 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
34
Height
74.00
Weight
155.00
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