UFC on FOX 3: John Hathaway vs. Pascal Krauss Round-by-Round Recap and Analysis

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Round 1: They touch gloves and Hathaway immediately gets after Krauss with a pair of lefts. Krauss moving forward, but Hathaway keeping him honest with solid counters. Hathaway with a kick to the body. Hathaway working his left really well to disrupt Krauss' attack. Hathaway ducks for the takedown but gets denied. He nails Krauss with a knee thrown seamlessly after the denied takedown. Krauss goes down and Hathaway follows, now working from guard. Krauss seems to have recovered, he's doing well at stalling Hathaway's offense from the top. Hathaway backs off and goes back to striking. Krauss lands a solid one-two. Hathaway overcommits on a knee and gets taken down. Krauss ends the round out in half guard.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Hathaway

Round 2: Hathaway hits the double after some even-keeled striking from both men. Hathaway working elbows and ground and pound while trying to pass. Krauss doing well to prevent him from doing so. Hathaway scoring with ground and pound. Krauss is defending well, but can't free himself. Krauss manages to get to his feet and Hathaway backs away from him. Less than two minutes to go. Hathaway using his range to land strikes from the outside. He shakes Krauss off after he closes the distance. Hathaway lands a stinging right hand. Krauss grabs hold of Hathaway and bulls him into the fence. Thirty seconds left. Hathaway keeps to his feet.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Hathaway

Round 3: A glove touch to start off the final frame. Hathaway starts off the round feeding Krauss stiff, straight punches. Hathaway shoots for the takedown after some brief striking and manages to deposit Krauss on the canvas. Two and a half minutes to go and Hathaway is controlling from half guard. They're back to their feet after Krauss squirms free. They've both lost the heat on their strikes. Hathaway with a spinning backfist. Hathaway cracks Krauss with an overhand right and knocks him off balance. Krauss goes for the takedown against the fence; Hathaway spun away and landed a hard knee. Krauss is bleeding and hurt and Hathaway is coming after him, dogging him. Seconds left. Krauss survives.

FightLine scores the round 10-9 for Hathaway

John Hathaway defeated Pascal Krauss via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)

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