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Victor Ortiz

Victor Ortiz (born January 31, 1987, Garden City, Kansas) is an American professional boxer and the current WBC World Welterweight Champion. He was previously in the Light Welterweight division, where he held the USBA title and the WBO NABO title. The talented Ortiz, with a crowd-pleasing, aggressive style, two-fisted power and boyish charm, was made the 2008 ESPN Prospect of the Year. Oriz holds the extraordinary distinction of having knocked down every opponent he has faced. He is currently rated as one of the "top two" Welterweight boxers in the world by most sporting news and boxing websites, including The Ring, BoxRec.com, and ESPN.

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'Amazing Race' Bikini Model Trains with Boxing Champ (VIDEOS)

'Amazing Race' Bikini Model
Training with Boxing Champ ... What a Knockout!

One of the smoking hot models on "Amazing Race" knew she needed to toughen up for the show -- so she got in the ring with boxing champ Victor Ortiz!  Jenn Lee (see bikini pics below) says… READ MORE >

Victor Ortiz Charged With DUI ... Cops Say Boxer Was Hammered

Victor Ortiz
Charged With DUI Cops Say Boxer Was Hammered

More bad news for "Dancing with the Stars" alum Victor Ortiz -- the boxer was charged with 2 misdemeanor counts of DUI stemming from his Sept. arrest ... and officials say the guy was super drunk. READ MORE >

- 233 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- The DUI Mug Shot (PHOTO)

Boxer Victor Ortiz
The DUI Mug Shot

TMZ Sports has obtained the mug shot for ex-boxing champ Victor Ortiz -- taken right after he was arrested for DUI on Saturday.  We broke the story ... the 29-year-old former "Dancing With… READ MORE >

- 329 days ago
Ex-'Dancing With the Stars' Contestant -- Busted for DUI

Ex-'Dancing' Contestant
Busted for DUI

More legal trouble for ex-boxing champ Victor Ortiz -- who was arrested for DUI in California over the weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. READ MORE >

- 330 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- Pleads Guilty In Country Concert Brawl ... Ducks Jail Time

Boxer Victor Ortiz
Pleads Guilty In Country Concert Brawl ... Ducks Jail Time

Boxing star Victor Ortiz pled guilty to a battery charge stemming from a fight at a Kenny Chesney concert last summer but he won't spend a minute behind bars ... TMZ… READ MORE >

- 368 days ago
Andre Berto -- Conor McGregor Called Me ... After I KO'd Ortiz (VIDEO)

Andre Berto
Conor McGregor Called Me ... After I KO'd Ortiz

Andre Berto says he got one helluva phone call after he beat up Victor Ortiz this weekend ... when Conor McGregor dialed him up to congratulate him on the K.O.  In case you missed it, Berto… READ MORE >

- 479 days ago
Andre Berto -- I Didn't Call Ortiz a F** ... I Respect Gay People

Andre Berto
I Didn't Call Ortiz a F** 'I Respect Gay People'

Andre Berto is adamant he did NOT call Victor Ortiz a "f*g" during a fight at their press conference this week -- telling TMZ Sports, "I respect gay people." READ MORE >

- 517 days ago
Victor Ortiz -- Sued Over Country Music Beatdown ... Boxer Claims BS

Victor Ortiz
Sued Over Country Music Beatdown ... Boxer Claims BS

Boxing superstar Victor Ortiz has been hit with a lawsuit by the guy he allegedly beat down at a Kenny Chesney concert ... but Ortiz claims the accuser was too damn drunk to remember what REALLY… READ MORE >

- 634 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- Pleads Not Guilty In Country Music Beatdown

Boxer Victor Ortiz
Pleads Not Guilty In Country Music Beatdown

Boxer Victor Ortiz is adamant he did NOT assault a country music fan at a Jason Aldean/Kenny Chesney concert back in July ... and pled not guilty in court moments ago.  We broke the story… READ MORE >

- 686 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- Charged with Assault & Battery ... For Country Music Brawl

Boxer Victor Ortiz
Charged with Assault & Battery ... For Country Music Brawl

Boxing stud Victor Ortiz -- a former "Dancing with the Stars" competitor -- has been charged with misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly beating a guy up at a Jason Aldean/Kenny Chesney… READ MORE >

- 727 days ago
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