Matchup: James Irvin (8-1-0) vs. Terry Martin (12-0-0)
Date: August 20, 2005
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Recap: James Irvin and Terry Martin came into UFC® 54 with something to prove. Irvin, to show that he could drop down to 205 from Heavyweight and also that he belonged in the UFC®. Martin wanted to make a splash in his UFC® debut which he was on his way to doing as he dominated Irivin in the opening round. But Irvin had other plans once they entered the second round.
Outcome: Irvin by KO, Round 2