Popular MMA fighter, Dustin Ortiz is an American mixed martial artist who currently fights in the Flyweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Formerly, he also competed at RFA, Tachi Palace Fights, King of the Cage and Strikeforce. As of August 17, 2015, he ranked #10 in the official UFC Flyweight Rankings.
Dustin Ortiz was born on December 25, 1988, in Franklin, Tennessee, United States. He is American. His ethnicity is white, and his birth sign is Capricorn. He went to Franklin High School in Franklin, Tennessee and competed in wrestling. Upon graduating from Franklin, he worked in a construction company before landing his steps to mixed martial arts.
Mixed Martial Arts Career
On February 20, 2010, Dustin Ortiz made his professional MMA debut against Lucas Thomas at GFC 6 and won the fight via first round submission. Then Dustin Ortiz agreed on a contract with Strikeforce, but only fought two times with them. In August 2012, he made his King of the Cage debut. In his first fight, he defeated Thiago Veiga by unanimous decision.
On November 9, 2013, at UFC Fight Night 32, Dustin Ortiz made his debut against Jose Maria Tome and won the fight via TKO in the third round. Next at UFC Fight Night, on January 15, 2014, he faced John Moraga and lost the fight via split decision. In the year 2016, on Sep 24 at UFC Fight Night 95, he faced Jussier Formiga and lost the fight via unanimous decision. On April 22, 2017, at UFC Fight Night 108, he is expected to face Brandon Moreno. He has MMA records of 16 wins in 22 matches.
Personal Profile of Dustin Ortiz
When it comes to his personal life, Dustin Ortiz has expressed very few details about his personal life among his fans. He has not shared any info about his affair and girlfriend. According to sources, he is not married. He has reached the age of 28 now. He has a good height of 5 feet and 5 inches and weighs 57 kg.
Dustin Ortiz came into limelight for his professional work neither for his personal life. There is not much more info available about his parents and siblings. He has been devoted towards the job.
Apart from mixed martial arts career, Dustin Ortiz active in several sports which include basketball, baseball, and football. He has plenty of female fans who want to live in his heart. He is popular but never has been the part of any controversy. He has not mentioned about his sexuality. He does not look like a gay.
Salary, Net Worth & Social Networking Involvements
Dustin Ortiz career earnings is excellent. His annual salary is $120,000. As of 2015, his net worth is $420,000. He is popular on social networking sites that include Instagram and Twitter.