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Tito Ortiz: I Could Beat Jon Jones With Full Training Camp

Tito Ortiz got the smack talk rolling for his upcoming bout with Alberto del Rio this week. However, he's now got his sights set on a much, much bigger prize in the sport of MMA. Speaking on the Domenick Nati Show (via Bloody Elbow) recently, Ortiz claimed he would...

Tito Ortiz Believes Ben Askren Is The Most Overrated UFC Fighter

Ben Askren suffered his first professional loss at UFC 239. There, Jorge Masvidal knocked him out in just five seconds. Now, UFC Hall of Famer, Tito Ortiz went on the Domenick Nati Show and said Ben Askren is the most overrated UFC fighter. “I guess Ben Askren, huh?. He just...

Tito Ortiz Open To Rematch With Bellator ‘Champ-Champ’ Ryan Bader

Tito Ortiz has a victory over Ryan Bader, but he hopes lightning can strike twice. Back in July 2011, Ortiz and Bader fought under the UFC banner. Bader was a -600 favorite going into the fight according to 5Dimes. "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" pulled off a massive upset, submitting...

Tito Ortiz Ramps Up Trash Talk Heading Into Alberto Del Rio Bout

Last week, it was announced that former UFC champion Tito Ortiz would make his MMA return against Alberto del Rio in Combate Americas. The fight will take place in the United States and be contested at 210 pounds. Ortiz was last seen knocking out archrival Chuck Liddell in the...

Tito Ortiz Set To Fight Former WWE Star Alberto Del Rio In Combate Americas Debut

Tito Ortiz is not done with his mixed martial arts (MMA) career just yet. The former UFC light heavyweight champion was last seen knocking out longtime rival Chuck Liddell in the first and only event under the ill-fated Golden Boy MMA banner. 'The Huntington Beach Bad Boy' claimed to...

Tito Ortiz Thinks Jon Jones Beats Daniel Cormier At Heavyweight

UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz believes Jon Jones would thrive in a heavyweight bout with Daniel Cormier. Jones has fought Cormier twice in the light heavyweight division. "Bones" is officially 1-0, 1 NC against "DC." While Jones initially scored a knockout win over Cormier in the rematch, the result...

Tito Ortiz Says Golden Boy MMA Is ‘Dead’ After One Event

Oscar De La Hoya got into the MMA business back in November with Golden Boy MMA. The card was headlined by the trilogy fight between Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell, which Ortiz knocked out Liddell to get his first win over the UFC Hall of Famer. Since the first...

Tito Ortiz Thanks Lyoto Machida For Stopping Chael Sonnen

Tito Ortiz isn't shedding tears over Chael Sonnen's retirement. This past Friday night (June 14), Sonnen shared the cage with Lyoto Machida. The light heavyweight scrap served as Bellator 222's co-main event. Sonnen survived a flush flying knee to the jaw in the opening frame, but couldn't withstand a jumping...

Tito Ortiz Says ‘Dana Was Right’ About Oscar De La Hoya Promoting MMA

It appears UFC President, Dana White was right about Oscar De La Hoya and his MMA venture, Golden Boy MMA. The boxing promoter held his first, and possibly only show, in November that saw Tito Ortiz knock out Chuck Liddell in their trilogy fight. Before the card even happened,...

UFC Hall Of Famer Tito Ortiz Signs With Combate Americas

Tito Ortiz is on his way to Combate Americas. Ortiz had been flirting with a return to action almost immediately after defeating Chuck Liddell in their third encounter last year. It's not the first time Ortiz ditched retirement. "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" first retired after suffering a loss to...

Tito Ortiz Eyeing October Return, Claims To Have An Opponent

Tito Ortiz appears to be ditching his plans to retire yet again. Ortiz claimed he was walking away from the sport of mixed martial arts after losing a rematch to Forrest Griffin back in July 2012. "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" returned to competition, fighting under the Bellator banner. Ortiz...

Tito Ortiz Thinks Bellator Would Book Rematch Against Chael Sonnen

It appears that it’s just a matter of time before Tito Ortiz and Chael Sonnen have a rematch. The bigger question is who will promote it - Bellator President Scott Coker or Golden Boy MMA promoter Oscar De La Hoya? Well, that may have been answered thanks to the...

Tito Ortiz & Chuck Liddell Feud To Receive ESPN ’30 For 30′ Special

One of the greatest rivalries in the history of mixed martial arts (MMA) will receive an ESPN '30 For 30.' Former UFC light heavyweight champions Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell have had some memorable battles inside the cage. They first met at UFC 47 back in 2004. "The Iceman" emerged...

Chael Sonnen Calls Out Tito Ortiz

It looks like Chael Sonnen wants to get back inside the cage with Tito Ortiz. The longtime foes finally got the opportunity to settle their differences in mixed martial arts (MMA) competition in 2017. Ortiz defeated Sonnen via first-round submission. However, ever since the loss both men have teased...

Dana White: ‘Oscar De La Hoya is Elon Musk Compared to Tito Ortiz’

UFC president Dana White has not hidden his feelings whatsoever when it comes to Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya but now he’s turning his attention to the fighter who has been pumping up the company as an eventual player in mixed martial arts. Former UFC champion and...