The end of the road is fast-approaching for former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz. This Saturday night, Ortiz will face Forrest Griffin for a third time, but this one will make his retirement match.
For Ortiz, this incredible run that has seen him reach the heights of the sport, is one that will also keep him involved in MMA for years to come.
"I'll always have something to do with mixed martial arts, I'll always thank that for getting me to where I am today," said Ortiz, while appearing on MMAWeekly Radio recently. "It's not that I'm retiring, I'm graduating. I'm graduating with a Masters in promotion and a Masters in marketing. That's what it comes down to pretty much."
"The People's Champion," formerly known as "The Huntington Beach Bad Boy," will also be inducted into the UFC's Hall of Fame prior to facing Griffin.
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