The two fighters are slated to meet under the Combate Americas banner. The promotion recently held an event and during the broadcast, Del Rio and Ortiz had an awkward wrestling-style promo exchange in order to promote the fight.
It started when they were in the cage and Del Rio called out Ortiz. The two fighters got on the microphone where they traded words. You can watch the entire clip by clicking on the player below:
Tito Ortiz vs Alberto Del Rio – Cringe Level 100000000000000000% pic.twitter.com/7Fs1lHHByq
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Although there were skeptics of this fight happening, it is. It turns out that rumor came true as the two men are slated to fight in a 210 catchweight bout likely in October.