Tag: Brian Ortega

Brian Ortega implies Max Holloway will be stripped of belt if he ‘doesn’t show up’ at UFC 231

By Bloodyelbow.com “Yeah, it’s in the contract. Everything is done. I will fight for the featherweight belt with or without him.” By Lewis Mckeever@Mckeever89 Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Earlier this month, it was confirmed that surging featherweight contender Brian Ortega would challenge Max Holloway for the title at UFC […]

‘Nothing is official’, but Brian Ortega says Max Holloway bout has been offered for UFC 231

By MMA Fighting Newswire   Brian Ortega Esther Lin, MMA Fighting If all continues to go according to plan for Brian Ortega, he’ll soon be settling his unfinished business with Max Holloway. Speaking to the media backstage at UFC Lincoln on Saturday, Ortega confirmed a report from MMAjunkie that an offer has been made for him to challenge Holloway […]

Renato Moicano hopes Cub Swanson win at UFC 227 leads to rematch against Brian Ortega

MMAfighting.com By Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz   Renato Moicano suffered his first MMA loss last July when he tapped at the hands of featherweight contender Brian Ortega in the final minutes of their UFC 214 fight. A year later, he sees his fight with Cub Swanson as an opportunity to guarantee a chance to avenge that defeat. Moicano returns to the […]