July 9, 2019
Campbell Mclaren, CEO of Combate Americas, confirmed the much anticipated event between MMA legend Tito Ortiz (20-12-1) and WWE champion, Alberto Del Río (9-5), during an interview with Gonzalo Campos in Spain.
Tito “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Ortiz (20-12-1) signed an exclusive contract with the premier Hispanic MMA promotion in April 2019. A legend in the world of MMA, Tito Ortiz is a member of the UFC Hall of Fame and former light heavyweight champion.
💥Tito Ortiz Vs Alberto Del Rio💥
— Gonzalo Campos MMA (@campos_gon) July 9, 2019
Alberto Del Rio is the two-time champion of the WWE and is considered one of the best wrestlers in the world. He returns to the world of MMA after a nine year hiatus.
Del Rio competed for nine years in mixed martial arts on various platforms, including the Japanese organization PRIDE. The Mexican fighter obtained nine victories as a mixed martial artist, seven of them by submission and two by way of knockout.
These two superstars will face off for the first time in ‘La Jaula.’
There are currently no other details confirmed for the fight.