James
Krause
20-5-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 5 fights.
Record: 20-5-0
Summary: Striking and unorthodox BJJ

Fighter Info

Nickname: The James Krause
From: Newport News, Virginia USA
Fights Out Of: Lee's Summit, Missouri USA
Age: 27
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
331
44% Successful
147
Types of Successful Strikes
0
147
90% Standing
133
13
1
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
9
33% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
1
0
1
Takedown Defense
20
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Jamie Varner
UFC 173: Barao vs. Dillashaw
May 24, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
James Krause -- -- -- --
Loss
Bobby Green Nov 6, 2013
20 0 0 0 R1 KO/TKO
James Krause 22 0 0 0
Win
Sam Stout Jun 15, 2013
73 2 0 0 R3 Submission
James Krause 96 1 1 0
Loss
Ricardo Lamas
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
Nov 18, 2009
26 2 0 1 R3 Decision - Unanimous
James Krause 24 0 0 0
Loss
Donald Cerrone
WEC 41: Brown vs. Faber 2
Jun 7, 2009
14 0 3 1 R1 Submission
James Krause 5 2 0 0

Biography

Training: Train 2-3 times a day. Morning and night.

When and why did you start training for fighting? Seven 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 purple belt

Do you have any heroes? None

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 run GrindHouse MMA

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 18-1 with 2 titles

Favorite grappling technique: Guillotine

Favorite Striking technique: Jab

•    Pro since 2007

•    13 wins by submission, five by knockout

•    Fought twice in the WEC, losing to Donald Cerrone and Ricardo Lamas

•    14 first round finishes

•    TUF 15 competitor (lost in preliminary round to Justin Lawrence)

•    Owns wins over Toby Imada, Joe Jordan, Michael Johnson, and Anthony Smith

Career

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