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"T-City"
Brian Ortega
#2 Featherweight Division • 15-1-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 3
    Wins by Knockout
  • 7
    Wins by Submission
Striking accuracy 34% 34%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
359
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1064
Grappling accuracy 17% 17%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
1
Takedowns Attempted
18
4.07
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
7.36
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
0.51
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
1.36
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
51
%
Sig. Str. Defense
56
%
Takedown Defense
0.51
Knockdown Ratio
11:01
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
314 (87%)
Clinch
28 (8%)
Ground
17 (5%)

Sig. Str. by target

78% 279 Head 18% 65 Body 4% 15 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
3 (21%)
DEC
4 (29%)
SUB
7 (50%)

Event Results

Biography

Status
Active
Hometown
Carson, United States
Age
29
Height
68.00
Weight
145.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 26, 2014
Reach
69.00
Leg reach
39.00
Q & A

TRAINING: Jiu-Jitsu in the morning, boxing and conditioning at night

When and why did you start training for fighting? I lived in a rough area so I started fighting at age five.

What ranks and titles have you held? Respect in the Cage and RFA featherweight champion

Do you have any heroes? My dad

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? All my hard work paid off and got me here; I want to see what I can do now in the UFC.

What was your job before you started fighting? I still teach Jiu-Jitsu at Gracie Academy in Torrance, CA

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Undefeated in amateur career, all finishes

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle

Favorite striking technique: Jab

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