On June 27, 2009, Ortiz faced Marcos Rene Maidana (25–1–0) of Argentina in Los Angeles for the Interim WBA Light Welterweight title.
Ortiz entered the fight with an eight-fight knockout streak.
She just threw it down and said 'What do I want that shit for? Then my Dad started screwing up, drinking." he was noticed by former heavyweight boxing contender Ron Lyle, who had become a supervisor at the center.
Victor ortiz (born january 31, 1987) is an american professional boxer and film actor.
Ortiz was born and raised in Garden City, Kansas, and is the third of four children of Mexican parents.
Ortiz defeated Clottey by technical knockout in the tenth and final round.
On September 13, 2008, Ortiz fought his first bout scheduled for twelve rounds, against Roberto David Arrieta of Argentina.
His original trainers included Ignacio "Buck" Avilia, Manuel Rios, Antonio Orozco Sr., Juan M. However, on June 3, 2005, Ortiz was controversially disqualified in the first round of a bout against unknown Corey Alarcon in Oxnard.