The fight was James Irvin's UFC debut and he came into the fight undefeated and it was at heavyweight.
The first round began and Irvin landed a leg kick. Kyle caught it and got the takedown literally immediately, into half-guard. Kyle landed a few short punches. Irvin was just waiting it out. The fight was stood up eventually. They exchanged landing nothing and clinched. They broke and Kyle landed a hard right hand and Irvin dropped out cold. It was all over.