James Leo Krause (born June 4, 1986) is an American professional mixed martial artist and entrepreneur, currently competing in the lightweight division of the UFC. James is a finalist on the current season of The Ultimate Fighter-Redemption and fights live at The Ultimate Fighter Finale on July 7 in Las Vegas! Krause has also competed for organizations such as Bellator, the RFA, and Titan FC. When Krause is not training for an upcoming fight, he teaches Brazilian Jui Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts out of his own gym, Glory MMA & Fitness in Lees Summit, Missouri. He also owns part of Kansas City Fighting Alliance, KCFA and Metro PSC stores in the local Kasnas City area.