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Tito Ortiz vs. Vladimir Matyushenko

Main Event | UFC Light Heavyweight Championship | 205 lbs

Tito Ortiz defeats Vladimir Matyushenko via 5 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" Tito Ortiz
Mmaweekly large Vladimir "The Janitor" Matyushenko

Ortiz
Decision
Round 5

Tito Ortiz Vladimir Matyushenko

"The Huntington Beach Bad Boy" "The Janitor"

8-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   10-1-0
Climbed to 9-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 10-2
-180 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +160 (Slight Underdog)
Champion   Title   Challenger
Us United States   Nationality   By Belarus
Huntington Beach, California   Fighting out of   El Segundo, California
26 years, 8 months, 5 days   Age at Fight   30 years, 8 months, 3 days
204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   204.0 lbs (92.5 kgs)
6'3" (190cm)   Height   6'0" (184cm)
74.0" (188cm)   Reach   74.0" (188cm)
Team Punishment   Gym   VMAT
UFC 33
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 33: Victory in Vegas
  • Date: Friday 09.28.2001
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: Mandalay Bay Events Center
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 8 of 8)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Jeff Osborne, Elvis Sinosic
  • Broadcast: N/A
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Ryan Bennett
  • Ortiz Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Matyushenko Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Title on Line: UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
  • Belt Status Before Fight: Held by Ortiz
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