[pullquote_right]Tito Ortiz is set to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (Little Nog) as the co-main event at UFC 140 in Toronto Canada on December 10th 2011.[/pullquote_right]
Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz tells Fighting Famous’ Corissa Furr he’s no longer “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy,” he’s the “People’s Champ,” ready to take out Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 140 in Toronto.
Tito Ortiz is a Mexican-American mixed martial artist and former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion,having held the title from April 14, 2000 to September 26, 2003.Along with fighters like Randy Couture and Chuck Liddell, he was one of the sport’s early stars. Ortiz ultimately became the biggest pay-per-view draw of 2006 for his fights with Liddell, Forrest Griffin, and Ken Shamrock.
Outside of his fighting career, Ortiz is the CEO of the Punishment Athletics MMA equipment and clothing line. He also owns an MMA training gym called Punishment Training Center, which is located in Huntington Beach, CA.