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Brian Ortega Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 15-3-0 NC(1)

Ortega was born in Los Angeles, California; he is of Mexican descent and possesses dual nationality, as both his parents are from Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico. He grew up in a Section 8 housing project of San Pedro, California. Brian started learning martial arts when he was 5 years old at Al Martinez Muay Thai Kickboxing in Wilmington, CA. When he turned 13, he began training Brazilian jiu-jitsu at the Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy under Rorion Gracie, and his sons Ryron, Rener, and Ralek Gracie in Torrance, California.

Last Fight: Yair Rodriguez
Age: 31
Height 5'9"
Weight 145 lbs
Nick Name: "T-City"
Nationality: United States
Association: Black HouseBlack Belt Surfing Team
15 Wins
KO / TKO
3
20%
Submission
7
46%
Decisions
5
33%
3 Losses
KO / TKO
2
66%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
1
33%

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Reach 69 in (175 cm)
Team Black Belt SurfingBlack House MMA (formerly)Gracie University HQ (2004–present) Huntington Beach Ultimate Training Center (2019–present)
Rank 1st degree black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Rener Gracie
Years active 2010–present

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Brian Ortega next fight?
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Brian Ortega last fight?
Brian Ortega lost his last fight against Yair Rodriguez by TKO (Shoulder Injury) on Jul. 16, 2022 at UFC on ABC 3 - Ortega vs. Rodriguez.
Is Brian Ortega retired?
Brian Ortega last fought Yair Rodriguez 4 months and 23 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Brian Ortega?
Brian Ortega has a 83% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 41% of his fights.
Out of the 12 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -190 favorite, and out of 5 favored matches, he has won 80% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 7 matches, with a win rate of 71% and an odds average of +139.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 12 of Brian Ortega betting fights, you would have made $605.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $645.
Where is Brian Ortega from?
Brian Ortega is from Torrance, California, United States.
Has Brian Ortega ever been knocked out?
Brian Ortega has lost 2 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Shoulder Injury) from Yair Rodriguez on Jul. 16, 2022 at UFC on ABC 3 - Ortega vs. Rodriguez
How long has Brian Ortega been fighting?
Brian Ortega has been fighting for a period of 12 years 1 month 22 days, his first fight was on Apr. 25, 2010 at Gladiator Challenge - Maximum Force. He has accumalated roughly 4 hours, 0 minutes and 35 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Yair Rodriguez UFC on ABC 3 - Ortega vs. Rodriguez
Jul/16/2022
TKO (Shoulder Injury) Keith Peterson 1 4:11
loss Alexander Volkanovski UFC 266 - Volkanovski vs. Ortega
Sep/25/2021
Decision (Unanimous) Herb Dean 5 5:00
win Chan Sung Jung UFC Fight Night 180 - Ortega vs. Korean Zombie
Oct/17/2020
Decision (Unanimous) Lukasz Bosacki 5 5:00
loss Max Holloway UFC 231 - Holloway vs. Ortega
Dec/08/2018
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Yves Lavigne 4 5:00
win Frankie Edgar UFC 222 - Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya
Mar/03/2018
KO (Punches) Jason Herzog 1 4:44
win Cub Swanson UFC Fight Night 123 - Swanson vs. Ortega
Dec/09/2017
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Mike Beltran 2 3:22
win Renato Carneiro UFC 214 - Cormier vs. Jones 2
Jul/29/2017
Submission (Guillotine Choke) Jason Herzog 3 2:59
win Clay Guida UFC 199 - Rockhold vs. Bisping 2
Jun/04/2016
KO (Knee) Herb Dean 3 4:40
win Diego Brandao UFC 195 - Lawler vs. Condit
Jan/02/2016
Submission (Triangle Choke) John McCarthy 3 1:37
win Thiago Tavares UFC Fight Night 68 - Boetsch vs. Henderson
Jun/06/2015
TKO (Punches) Dan Miragliotta 3 4:10
NC Mike de la Torre UFC on Fox 12 - Lawler vs. Brown
Jul/26/2014
No Contest (Overturned) John McCarthy 1 1:39
win Keoni Koch RFA 12 - Ortega vs. Koch
Jan/24/2014
Decision (Split) Jason Herzog 5 5:00
win Jordan Rinaldi RFA 9 - Munhoz vs. Curran
Aug/16/2013
Submission (Triangle Choke) John McCarthy 3 2:29
win Thomas Guimond RITC - Respect in the Cage
May/04/2013
Submission (Triangle Choke) Mike Beltran 1 4:02
win Carlos Garces RITC - Respect in the Cage
Mar/12/2011
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00
win Chris Mercado RITC - Respect in the Cage
Jan/15/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Jason Herzog 3 5:00
win Vincent Martinez RITC - Respect in the Cage
Jul/24/2010
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 1:54
win Brady Harrison Gladiator Challenge - Bad Behavior
Jun/27/2010
Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
win John Sassone Gladiator Challenge - Maximum Force
Apr/25/2010
Submission (Triangle Choke) 1 1:48