Ivan Salaverry is a mixed martial arts most well-known for his pioneering use of the crucifix position (otherwise known as the Salaverry) from side control.
Salaverry fought Fraser Opie over a year later losing via second round disqualification after landing an illegal kick.
Salaverry waited almost another year before signing to fight Jack Marshman.
- Ivan Salaverry vs. Jason Rigsby
- Ivan Salaverry vs. John Renken
- Nate Marquardt vs. Ivan Salaverry - The fight was Nate Marquardt's UFC debut.
- Terry Martin vs. Ivan Salaverry - The fight was Salaverry's first fight in nearly two years.
- Rousimar Palhares vs. Ivan Salaverry - The fight was the UFC debut of Rousimar Palhares and the last fight for Salaverry. He retired a month later.
- Matt Ewin vs. Ivan Salaverry - Ivan Salaverry came out of retirement to replace an injured Phil Baroni.