Is the interest in Tito Ortiz finally dead! - Page 2 - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
UFC The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is a U.S.-based mixed martial arts organization, recognized as the largest MMA promotion in the world. The UFC is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada and is owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC. This promotion is responsible for solidifying the sport's postion in the history-books. UFC is currently undergoing a remarkable surge in popularity, along with greater mainstream media coverage. UFC programming can now be seen on FOX, FX, and FUEL TV in the United States, as well as in 35 other countries worldwide.

View Poll Results: Should Tito be fighting top contenders?
No he cant hang with the big boys anymore! 13 18.06%
Yes he's still got it! 10 13.89%
He should fight former pride guys e.g. Shogun/Wandy 9 12.50%
He needs to fight Rashad first 20 27.78%
Tito's nobody now, to many superior LHW contenders 20 27.78%
Voters: 72. You may not vote on this poll

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #11 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-19-2007, 09:10 PM
The Legend's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Oregon Coast
Posts: 5,360
Are you asking two different questions? because I am kind of getting thrown off with the poll? I'll just answer it the way I percieve it. Anybody that replies to this thread or the poll has interest in Tito Ortiz or else they wouldn't be interested in him. And the other question I am one of the few that think he still has it but I do think he needs to fix a thing or two as well.

The Legend is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #12 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-19-2007, 09:55 PM
DangerMouse666's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: U.S.A.
Posts: 547
My only interest in Cheeto is when he's gone. He'll never be champ again nor beat any of the top five , so in my book he'll never be a contender, just a gatekeeper @ the sixth spot which may be a little high.

Feelings ... What are those?
Neg. rep me all you want, not leavin' your name, thats a b***h move.
Fav. Fighters
Rich Franklin
Chuck Liddell
Jeremy Horn
DangerMouse666 is offline  
post #13 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 01:45 AM
grapplegod's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 234
I just can't see Tito beating any of the top dogs in the LHW division, he went to decisions with both Forrest and Rashad.

While both these guys are decent fighters could anyone really see Wandy,Shogun,Rampage, or Chuck going the distance with former TUF's.

The one thing all the above mentioned have in common is good hands, Tito's standup has never evolved (the Forrest fight is a great example) basically anybody that can stuff takedowns has a chance of beating him.
grapplegod is offline  
post #14 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 03:57 AM
Negative1's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 3,238
Blog Entries: 3
What I am not interested with Tito is, the Pre-PPV hype that he always has. Seriously, it's getting repetitive and old. Starting a shoving contest during a PPV doesn't really excite me all that much and didn't make me all tha much more interested in the fight @ 73. Then the fight itself, oh man, that was a let down and a half, I thouight Tito was gonna play this one like a fiddle and whoo[ Rashad's ass. Tito looked soo focused at the weigh-ins and his condition looked the best it ever has.

Then it goes to a draw. BOOOOOOORRRIIING!
Then now we have to wait ten years til the rematch. BOOORRRRING!

If Tito and all of his fans ever expect him to advance or at least kick some ass @ 205 anymore, we need to see some better performances from him and even more so when the Rashad-Tito-esque fights happen and not mass delays in a for a freakin rematch because that is just not interesting.
Negative1 is offline  
post #15 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 04:12 AM
Still Have My Pride
CroCopPride's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 1,337
yes titos a pimp

CroCopPride is offline  
post #16 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 10:04 AM
N1™'s Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Bergen, Norway
Posts: 4,642
i think the only way ortiz could redeem himself as a great fighter is if he beat liddell, but i dont see that match happening ( or tito winning for that matter ). i think liddell is the main reason why tito isnt considered top notch anymore.
when liddell beat ortiz the second time it was like saying " you dont belong on the top "

BUT.... he is still relatively young... so ho knows

Kovalev - Golovkin
N1™ is offline  
post #17 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 10:36 AM
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 1,039
Tito doesnt impress me im sorry, as someone else stated as of late he hasnt really dominated anyone!
iSHACKABUKU is offline  
post #18 of 18 (permalink) Old 09-20-2007, 11:11 AM
who's next?
Asian Sensation's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Oakville, Ontario
Posts: 2,472
IMO tito is pretty much done but i think he will serve as a good gatekeeper

“Obviously Today is a great day in MMA.....Pro Elite is dead” - Dana White
Asian Sensation is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome