"Nice 2be a free agent.Need 2make a big decision 4my future 4my kids future. Nice 2 have a great surrounding and 2be healthy.#Positive 7yrs"
Ortiz retired at 16-11. The former UFC light heavyweight champion struggled to gain wins in his final years. He only defeated Ryan Bader out of a possible eight bouts since July 2007. Ortiz retired when he lost the trilogy to Forrest Griffin at UFC 148.
He now runs Primetime 360 Entertainment & Sports Management Inc., with his biggest client being Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos.