Ortiz confirms last fight at UFC 148 versus Griffin

source: twitter.com
 

Last month Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed that Tito Ortiz would step into the octagon for one last bout. The bout would complete a trilogy with Ultimate Fighter Season 1 winner Forrest Griffin, who split their first two meetings.

Ortiz has a had rocky relationship with the UFC and it's President Dana White, but recently Ortiz has played the role of company man.

Tonight we learn that the bout has been set for July in Las Vegas

July 7th Vegas MGM  its on!!!

Ortiz is riding a two bout losing streak with consecutive loses to Rashad Evans and Antonio Nogueira. Win or loss, Ortiz has said this will be his last inside the Octagon.

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AxeKick1 site profile image  

3/25/12 6:55 AM by AxeKick1

Should be the next hall of famer IMO

White Bekt Jones site profile image  

3/25/12 3:10 AM by White Bekt Jones

would rather see chack in it....

punchyone site profile image  

3/25/12 2:24 AM by punchyone

This

Hong Kong Phooey site profile image  

3/25/12 12:45 AM by Hong Kong Phooey

 UFC 148 Date: July 7, 2012 Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena Location: Las Vegas, Nevada -Dominick Cruz (19-1; #1 Bantamweight) vs. Urijah Faber (26-5; #2 Bantamweight) -Michael Bisping (22-4; #4 Middleweight) vs. Tim Boetsch (15-4; #6 Middleweight) -Rich Franklin (28-6) vs. Cung Le (7-2) -Renan Barão (28-1; #3 Bantamweight) vs. Jeff Hougland (10-4) -Tito Ortiz (16-10) vs. Forrest Griffin (18-7) -Demian Maia (15-4) vs. Dong Hyun Kim (6-1-1) -Costa Philippou (10-2) vs. Riki Fukuda (18-5)

Bry Bry site profile image  

3/24/12 11:40 PM by Bry Bry

Tito/Forrest 3...umm who gives a fuck!?!?!?!?!

preston1287 site profile image  

3/24/12 11:26 PM by preston1287

Shitty fight is still shitty...

Poindexter site profile image  

3/21/12 10:09 AM by Poindexter

 Garbage matchmaking.

icelogo site profile image  

3/21/12 8:03 AM by icelogo

I agree.  A lot of people dump on their first two fights and say they were boring.  I don't get that argument - the first fight was a lot of fun with Ortiz dominating the first round and Forrest coming alive near the end.  The second fight was def not as good as the 1st - you could tell Tito was pretty rusty (see 3rd round) coming off of the long layoff post surgery. I hope Tito goes out with a win or goes out in a blaze of glory in his final fight.  No matter what I wil be watching for sure.

ranier wolfcastle site profile image  

3/20/12 8:11 PM by ranier wolfcastle

wow so forrest trained with seagal? we need to twitter bomb dana and joe silva to make this  lame matchup not happen a 3rd time  

Deaf Forever site profile image  

3/20/12 7:48 PM by Deaf Forever

The rematch no one wanted.



 

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