Matchup: Chuck Liddell (14-3) vs. Vernon White (20-25-2)
Date: August 21, 2004
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Recap: Chuck 'The Iceman' Liddell earned another title shot at Randy Couture with an exciting first round stoppage of a game Vernon White at UFC® 49. White continually battled back from concussive blows in that opening frame to give to Liddell as good as he got, only to be sent to defeat with a big right hand that ended matters conclusively.
Outcome: Liddell by KO, Round 1