Brian Ortega, an American mixed martial artist, is the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He was born in Los Angeles, California, on February 21, 1991. His name is Brian Martin Ortega. Ortega has been a professional since 2010. He was also the Featherweight Champion for the RFA. Ortega currently ranks #3 in the UFC featherweight rankings as of June 30, 2020.

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Brian Ortega Biography/Wiki

Brian Ortega was born in Los Angeles, California, on February 21, 1991. He is also known as Brian Martin Ortega. Ortega was 29 years old in 2020. Every year, he celebrates his birthday on February 21.
Ortega was born in Los Angeles to Martin Ortega, his father. He is Mexican-American and holds dual nationality as Ortega’s parents were from Hermosillo (Sonora), Mexico. Ortega was raised in San Pedro’s section 8 housing development.
Brian began learning martial arts at the age of five at Al Martinez Muay Thai kickboxing in Wilmington. Ortega was 13 years old when he started training Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Rorion Gracie and his sons Ryron Rener and Ralek Gracie in Torrance.

Brian Ortega Career with UFC

Ortega made his promotion debut against Diego Brandao at UFC Brazil 3 Finale on May 31, 2014. Diego Brandao withdrew from the fight after citing severe injuries. Officials didn’t attempt to find a replacement for Brandao due to the sudden change in the nature and timing of the change. Ortega was also pulled from the card.
Ortega made his UFC debut on Fox 12 on July 26, 2014, while he stood against Mike De La Torre. Although the first round seemed like it would win Ortega, the results were changed to NC (No Contest). Ortega later tested positive for drostanolone after the fight. Ortega was further fined $2,500 and suspended for nine months. Ortega will be against Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 266 on September 25, 2021.

Facts About Brian Ortega

  • After being debut in 2014, Brian was a contender for the UFC featherweight division.
  • After a bloody fight against Max Holloway, Ortega won the big comeback and defeated Chan Sung Jung.
  • Brian, who is now being called “T-City,” is now a coach for UFC 29 and featherweight Alexander Volkanovski.
  • He was awarded the “Fight of the Night Award” three times and the “Performance of the Night Award” two times.
  • Brian slapped Jay Park during UFC 248 on March 8, 2020. A police complaint was made against him.
  • He was awarded the 2018 “Breakthrough Fighters of the Year” Award.

Brian Ortega Personal Life

Real Birth Name Brian Martin Ortega
Editor Nick Name T-City
Career American mixed martial artist
Language Known English
Date of Birth February 21, 1991
Age (2021) 30 Years
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, United States
Gender   Male
Nationality American
Ethnicity
‎American Mexican
Religion Christianity
Division
Featherweight, Lightweight
Marital status
Single

Brian Ortega Physical Appearance

Height (approx.)  5 feet and 9 inches
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Brown
Weight 66 kgs
Body type Athletic
Sexual orientation Straight
Chest Size 42 inches
Waist Size 40 inches
Biceps Size 17 inches
Shoe Size 11 (U.S.)

Brian Ortega Family

Father Martín Ortega
Mother NA
Sister Miros Vazquez
Brother Robert Roberts

Brian Ortega Girlfriend and Wife

Brian Ortega is rumored to be dating an American actress Halle Berry. However, Ortega is the father of two sons and he shares his children with his longtime girlfriend, Stephanie Roberts. It is not known whether he is married or dating. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Brian Ortega Net Worth

Brian Ortega is an American mixed martial artist in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) who has a net worth of ‎$4 Million approximately.

His main source of Income is American mixed martial artist.

Brian Ortega UFC and Next Fight

  • Brian was expected to make his promotional debut against Diego Brandão on May 31, the year 2014, at The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale. However, Brandao pulled out of the bout in the days leading up to the event citing an injury. because of the late nature of the change, officials did not try to find a replacement, and Ortega was pulled from the card as well.
  • Ortega faced Cub Swanson on December 9, the year 2017, at UFC Fight Night 123. Ortega was victorious in the fight, winning in the second round by guillotine choke submission. The finish put Ortega’s streak at 5 straight fights won with a finish, which at the time was the second-longest current win streak in the UFC featherweight division behind the champion, Max Holloway. The win also earned Ortega the Fight of the Night and Performance of the Night honors.
  • Ortega faced Frankie Edgar on March 3, the year 2018, at UFC 222. Ortega won the fight via knockout in the first round. In doing so, Ortega became the first man to ever finish Edgar in MMA. This win earned Ortega the Performance of the Night bonus.
  • Ortega was scheduled to face Max Holloway for the UFC Featherweight Championship on July 7, the year 2018, at UFC 226. However, in the month of July 4, Holloway was pulled from the fight due to “concussion-like symptoms”. Hence, he scratched from the fight after Holloway’s withdrawal.
  • The fight against Max Holloway eventually took place on December 8, the year 2018, in the main event at UFC 231. Brian lost the fight by the doctor’s stoppage at the end of the fourth round. This fight earned Ortega the Fight of the Night award.
  • He was scheduled to face Chan Sung Jung on December 21, 2019, at UFC on ESPN+ 23. However, he pulled out of the fight in early December citing a knee injury. Ortega’s next fight is not yet revealed but stays ready for the update soon.

Brian Ortega Phone Number & other Contact Details

Current House Address Los Angeles, California, United States
Phone Number NA
Website www.briantcityortega.com
Instagram www.instagram.com/briantcity
Facebook www.facebook.com/briantcity
Twitter www.twitter.com/briantcity
Youtube www.youtube.com/channel/brian ortega

Frequently Asked Questions About Brian Ortega

Who is Brian Ortega?

Ortega is an American mixed martial artist in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

How old is Brian Ortega?

Ortega was born on February 21, 1991, in Los Angeles, California, the United States as Brian Martin Ortega. Ortega is 29 years old as of 2020.

How tall is Brian Ortega?

Ortega stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) tall.

Is Brian Ortega married?

Ortega is the father of two sons and he shares his children with his longtime girlfriend, Stephanie Roberts. It is not known whether he is married or dating. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.

How much is Brian Ortega worth?

Ortega has a net worth of ‎$4 Million as of 2020.

Where does Brian Ortega live?

Because of security reasons, Ortega has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.

Is Brian Ortega dead or alive?

Ortega is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Brian Ortega Now?

Ortega is an American mixed martial artist in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

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