James Irvin

"Sandman"
17 10 2
Wins Losses No Contest
Birth date September 12, 1978 (age 42)
Birth place Huntington Beach, California, United States
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg)
Reach 75 in (1.91 m)
Former WEC Heavyweight Champion

Fights

LOSS
James Irvin
Scott Rosa
GC: Star Wars
Apr 29, 2012
TKO (knees and punches)
R2 – 1:35
WIN
James Irvin
Mike LaFlair
GC: Ringside
Mar 30, 2012
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:22
WIN
James Irvin
Geovantie Davis
GC: Bombs Away
Feb 26, 2012
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:34
LOSS
James Irvin
Mamed Khalidov
KSW 15: Contemporary Gladiators
Mar 19, 2011
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 0:33
NC
James Irvin
Mike Crisman
GC: Young Guns 4
Jan 29, 2011
NC (illegal knee)
R1 – 3:32
LOSS
James Irvin
Jorge Oliveira
TPF 7
Dec 2, 2010
Submission (triangle armbar)
R1 – 1:33
WIN
James Irvin
Angel DeAnda
Rebel Fights: Domination
Oct 2, 2010
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:42
LOSS
James Irvin
Igor Pokrajac
UFC Live: Jones vs. Matyushenko
Aug 1, 2010
Submission (rear-naked choke)
R1 – 2:29
LOSS
James Irvin
Alessio Sakara
UFC Live: Vera vs. Jones
Mar 21, 2010
TKO (punch)
R1 – 3:01
LOSS
James Irvin
UFC: Silva vs. Irvin
Jul 19, 2008
KO (punches)
R1 – 1:01
WIN
James Irvin
Houston Alexander
UFC Fight Night 13
Apr 2, 2008
KO (punches)
R1 – 0:08
WIN
James Irvin
Luiz Cané
UFC 79
Dec 29, 2007
DQ (illegal knee)
R1 – 1:51
LOSS
James Irvin
UFC 71
May 26, 2007
TKO (knee injury)
R1 – 1:06
WIN
James Irvin
Hector Ramirez
UFC 65
Nov 18, 2006
TKO (body kick and elbows)
R2 – 2:36
WIN
James Irvin
Gary LaFranchi
Valor Fighting: Showdown at Cache Creek II
Sep 15, 2006
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 1:47
NC
James Irvin
Strikeforce: Revenge
Jun 9, 2006
NC (both fighters fell out the cage)
R1 – 0:17
WIN
James Irvin
William Hill
IFC: Caged Combat
Apr 1, 2006
Decision (unanimous)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
James Irvin
WEC 19
Mar 17, 2006
Decision (split)
R3 – 5:00
LOSS
James Irvin
Stephan Bonnar
UFC Fight Night 3
Jan 16, 2006
Submission (kimura)
R1 – 4:30
WIN
James Irvin
Terry Martin
UFC 54
Aug 20, 2005
KO (flying knee)
R2 – 0:09
WIN
James Irvin
WEC 15
May 19, 2005
KO (knee)
R2 – 0:45
LOSS
James Irvin
Mike Kyle
UFC 51
Feb 5, 2005
KO (punch)
R1 – 1:55
WIN
James Irvin
Houssain Oushani
WEC 12
Oct 21, 2004
KO (punch)
R1 – 2:27
WIN
James Irvin
Jody Poff
WEC 11
Aug 20, 2004
TKO (punches)
R1 – 1:44
WIN
James Irvin
Bo Cantrell
GC 24
Mar 20, 2004
KO (knee)
R1 – 2:39
WIN
James Irvin
GC 22
Feb 12, 2004
KO (punch)
R1 – 2:21
WIN
James Irvin
Pete Werve
GC 20
Nov 13, 2003
TKO (doctor stoppage)
R1 – 5:00
WIN
James Irvin
Allen Scoville
GC 18
Aug 21, 2003
Submission (armbar)
R1 – 2:42
WIN
James Irvin
Bo Cantrell
GC 16
Jun 1, 2003
KO (knee and punches)
R1 – 2:54