Brian Ortega

Brian "T-City" Ortega

First Name: Brian Last Name: Ortega
Nickname: T-City
Date of Birth: Feb 21, 1991 Age: 33
Weight: 65.8 Height: 172.7
Reach: 175.0
Location: Torrance, California
Hometown: San Pedro, Los Angeles, California
Fighting Styles: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Affiliations: Black Belt Surfing, Black House MMA Gym
Fight Stats
Record 16 - 3, 1 NC Last 5 Fights
Total Fights 20 fights Professional Fights 20 fights
Amateur Fights 0 fights Years Fighting 13 years
Days Last Fought 57 days Rounds Fought 56 rounds
Finish Wins 11 finishes Finish Losses 2 finish losses
Finish Win Percentage 68 % Finish Loss Percentage 66 %
Knockout Wins 2 KOs Knockout Losses 0 KO losses
TKO Wins 1 TKOs TKO Losses 2 TKO losses
KO/TKO Win Percentage 18 % KO/TKO Loss Percentage 66 %
Submission Wins 8 subs Submission Losses 0 sub losses
Submission Win Percentage 50 % Submission Loss Percentage 0 %
Decision Wins 5 decision wins Decision Losses 1 decision losses
Decision Win Percentage 31 % Decision Loss Percentage 33 %
Unanimous Decision Wins 4 UD wins Unanimous Decision Losses 1 UD losses
Split Decision Wins 1 SD wins Split Decision Losses 0 SD losses

Professional Fights

Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(15 - 3, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 237

February 24, 2024 Saturday
7 PM ET / 4 PM PT

Mexico City Arena, Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Round: 3 Time: 0:58

Yair Rodriguez
Loss

Yair Rodriguez

(18 - 4, 1 NC)
Brian Ortega
Loss

Brian Ortega

(15 - 2, 1 NC)

UFC on ABC 3

July 16, 2022 Saturday
11 AM ET / 8 AM PT

UBS Arena, Elmont, New York, United States

TKO (Shoulder Injury) Round: 1 Time: 4:11

Yair Rodriguez
Win

Yair Rodriguez

(16 - 3, 1 NC)
Brian Ortega
Loss

Brian Ortega

(15 - 1, 1 NC)

UFC 266

September 25, 2021 Saturday
6 PM ET / 3 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(14 - 1, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 180

October 17, 2020 Saturday
4 PM ET / 1 PM PT

Flash Forum, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Brian Ortega
Loss

Brian Ortega

(14 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC 231

December 08, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Round: 4 Time: 5:00

Max Holloway
Win

Max Holloway

(19 - 3)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(13 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC 222

March 03, 2018 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

KO (Punches) Round: 1 Time: 4:44

Frankie Edgar
Loss

Frankie Edgar

(22 - 5 - 1)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(12 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 123

December 09, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Save Mart Center, Fresno, California, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 2 Time: 3:22

Cub Swanson
Loss

Cub Swanson

(25 - 7)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(11 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC 214

July 29, 2017 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Honda Center, Anaheim, California, United States

Submission (Guillotine Choke) Round: 3 Time: 2:59

Renato Moicano
Loss

Renato Moicano

(11 - 0 - 1)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(10 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC 199

June 04, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

The Forum, Inglewood, California, United States

KO (Knee) Round: 3 Time: 4:40

Clay Guida
Loss

Clay Guida

(32 - 15)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(9 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC 195

January 02, 2016 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Submission (Triangle Choke) Round: 3 Time: 1:37

Diego Brandao
Loss

Diego Brandao

(20 - 10)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(8 - 0, 1 NC)

UFC Fight Night 68

June 06, 2015 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

TKO (Punches) Round: 3 Time: 4:10

Thiago Tavares
Loss

Thiago Tavares

(18 - 5 - 1)
Brian Ortega
NC

Brian Ortega

(8 - 0)

UFC on Fox 12

July 26, 2014 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

SAP Center, San Jose, California, United States

No Contest (Overturned) Round: 1 Time: 1:39

Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(7 - 0)

RFA 12

January 24, 2014 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, United States

Decision (Split) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Keoni Koch
Loss

Keoni Koch

(4 - 0)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(6 - 0)

RFA 9

August 16, 2013 Friday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

StubHub Center, Los Angeles, California, United States

Submission (Triangle Choke) Round: 3 Time: 2:29

Jordan Rinaldi
Loss

Jordan Rinaldi

(7 - 1)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(5 - 0)

RITC - Respect in the Cage

May 04, 2013 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Fox Theater, Pomona, California, United States

Submission (Triangle Choke) Round: 1 Time: 4:02

Thomas Guimond
Loss

Thomas Guimond

(4 - 0)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(4 - 0)

RITC - Respect in the Cage

March 12, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Fox Theater, Pomona, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 5 Time: 5:00

Carlos Garces
Loss

Carlos Garces

(6 - 4 - 1)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(3 - 0)

RITC - Respect in the Cage

January 15, 2011 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Fox Theater, Pomona, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 5:00

Chris Mercado
Loss

Chris Mercado

(2 - 0)
Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(2 - 0)

RITC - Respect in the Cage

July 24, 2010 Saturday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, California, United States

Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:54

Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(1 - 0)

Gladiator Challenge - Bad Behavior

June 27, 2010 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Soboba Casino, San Jacinto, California, United States

Decision (Unanimous) Round: 3 Time: 3:00

Brian Ortega
Win

Brian Ortega

(DEBUT)

Gladiator Challenge - Maximum Force

April 25, 2010 Sunday
10 PM ET / 7 PM PT

Soboba Casino, San Jacinto, California, United States

Submission (Triangle Choke) Round: 1 Time: 1:48

John Sassone
Loss

John Sassone

(1 - 4)