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Dustin Ortiz Says He’s A Free Agent, Feels UFC Will Remove Flyweight Division

Dustin Ortiz is looking for a new promotion to call home. Ortiz was one of many flyweights offered a release from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Ortiz decided to fight out his contract by rematching Joseph Benavidez. Ortiz lost the bout via unanimous decision. Dustin Ortiz Out Of UFC Ortiz spoke to...

Joseph Benavidez Inks New 4 Fight Deal with UFC, ‘Business as Usual’ at Flyweight

If the UFC is getting rid of the flyweight division that comes as news to former title contender Joseph Benavidez, who just signed a new four fight deal with the promotion. Benavidez returns to action next weekend at the first ever UFC on ESPN+ card from Brooklyn where he faces...

Joseph Benavidez Ends Up with Rematch Against Dustin Ortiz at UFC on ESPN+ Debut

Joseph Benavidez will serve as the backup to the flyweight title fight between Henry Cejudo and T.J. Dillashaw in January but now he actually has a fight to keep him busy as well. On Saturday, UFC officials confirmed via Newsday that Benavidez would rematch Dustin Ortiz on Jan. 19 in...

Dustin Ortiz: One More Fight Gets Me Title Shot

After knocking out Matheus Nicolau in a minor upset at UFC on Fox 30 two weeks ago, Dustin Ortiz has now found himself mounting a three-fight win streak. In an interview with MMA Frenzy’s Kelsey Mowatt, Ortiz was not shy about discussing where he believes he stands in the...

Dustin Ortiz Calls For Title Shot After UFC Calgary Victory

Fight fans may have just seen the next 125-pound UFC title challenger emerge this past weekend. Ortiz picked up a first round knockout win over Matheus Nicolau at UFC on FOX 30. It was his third straight win under the promotion's banner. The victory was also his second knockout win in...

5 Questions Answered at UFC Calgary

With a trio of former champions fighting last night (July 28), UFC Calgary was considered can't-miss TV for fight fans. The event took place in the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Let's take a look at some of the burning questions that were answered last night: Alexander Hernandez: One-punch...

UFC Calgary Video Highlights: Ortiz Head Kicks Nicolau Into Oblivion

The UFC Calgary video highlights roll along and this time it's Dustin Ortiz who takes the spotlight. On the UFC Fight Pass portion of the UFC Calgary card, Ortiz clashed with fellow flyweight Matheus Nicolau. The action took place inside the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Ortiz was in search of his third...

UFC 220 Boston: Dustin Ortiz Set to Face Alexandre Pantoja

Flyweights Dustin Ortiz and Alexandre Pantoja will square off from the TD Garden in Boston this January at UFC 220. Ortiz (17-7) has won six of 11 fights inside the Octagon. The 28-year-old picked up a bonus for his victory over Hector Sandoval, which set a new division record when...

Jussier Formiga-Dustin Ortiz Scheduled For UFC Fight Night 95

Flyweights Jussier Formiga and Dustin Ortiz are set to meet at UFC Fight Night 95, according to a report by MMAjunkie. Formiga (18-4) is coming off a split decision loss to Henry Cejudo that snapped his three-fight win streak. The Brazilian is 4-3 overall with the UFC, including wins vs....

UFC Fight Night 57 Results — Edgar Submits Swanson With Just Seconds Remaining

Complete results of the UFC Fight Night 57 event from Austin, Texas.

UFC Fight Night 57 Weigh-In Results (Video Included)

Complete results and a video archive of the UFC Fight Night 57 official weigh-ins.