Tito Ortiz has been involved in a heated altercation with a Huntington Beach citizen who wanted to ask him a question — this and much more on Thursday's social media roundup.
Tito Ortiz involved in a heated altercation with a Huntington Beach citizen
Former UFC light heavyweight champion now politician, Tito Ortiz has been filmed being involved in a heated altercation with a Huntington Beach citizen who just wanted to ask him a question. Ortiz, who on November 5 was announced as one of the winners of the Huntington Beach City Council election, was seen getting in the person's face.
The video of the altercation can be seen below.
This is a snippet of a heated conversation between Tito Ortiz and a Huntington Beach resident from earlier today. Police were eventually called. pic.twitter.com/MC0URqd1BO— Borrachinha Depot (@FullContactMTWF) December 23, 2020
Ortiz soon reacted to the video which was posted of the heated altercation.
Tito's reaction to the incident pic.twitter.com/clV7joi8ST— Borrachinha Depot (@FullContactMTWF) December 24, 2020
The altercation was also featured on the local news.
The incident made the local news (-- CBS Los Angeles). pic.twitter.com/gq4lNYdPW7— Borrachinha Depot (@FullContactMTWF) December 24, 2020
It has also been revealed that Ortiz was ordered to put his mask on or get off the property. Ortiz has been very outspoken about the pandemic and the situation which America is in with the pandemic.
The HB resident is @OVUNIDAD leader Victor Valladares. I was summoned to the school district to tell Tito Ortiz to either put on his mask or get OFF our property. See us later on KCBS2 news interviewed by @CBSmichelegile. This pandemic is not fake and this is not a game, Ortiz!— Gina Clayton-Tarvin (@gclaytontarvin) December 23, 2020
To see the altercation in its entirety click here.
Jake Paul impersonates MMA personalities
It is fair to say that over the past few weeks and months, YouTuber Jake Paul has not been making too many friends in the combat sports world. Calling out people such as Conor McGregor, Ben Askren, Michael Bisping and even getting into a physical altercation with Bellator fighter Dillon Danis, Paul has been at the centre of MMA media. Jake Paul has now released part one of a new series on his social media which is called MMA Chronicles.
Charles Oliveira helps out his local community
Fresh off his dominant unanimous decision victory over Tony Ferguson at UFC 256, Charles Oliveira has seemingly put some of his fight purse towards helping out the people who are less fortunate in his local community back in Brazil.
During this pandemic, y'all know several families struggled. Today, I had the opportunity of donating food to the Prainha community. If you can, please help those who need help.— Charles Oliveira (@CharlesDoBronxs) December 23, 2020
Small efforts can generate huge impacts. Give a try#espnplus #UFC pic.twitter.com/D5X8LXc9PV
Marvin Vettori plans to “smash” Darren Till next year
Marvin Vettori who recently defeated Jack Hermansson at UFC Vegas 16 has revealed that in 2021 his plan is to "smash" fellow UFC middleweight contender Darren Till.
Unfortunately, Till can not respond as he seemingly has had his Twitter account banned. That is terrible news for the MMA world.
UFC 257 poster revealed
Check out this incredible poster for UFC 257.
Earlier this week it was announced that UFC 257 and two Fight Night cards were set to be located in Abu Dhabi.
The art behind Kamaru Usman's striking
Striking isn't seen as one of Kamaru Usman's main threats but enjoy this fantastic breakdown of Usman's superb striking when he finished Colby Covington.
Michael Bisping documentary trailer is released
A trailer has been released of a UFC Fight Pass special which covers the amazing career of former UFC middleweight champion and now in the UFC Hall Of Fame, Michael Bisping.
MMA veterans Phil Baroni and Chris Leben are the latest fighters to go after Jake Paul
Adding to the list of fighters who hate Jake Paul, MMA veterans Phil Baroni and Chris Leben have expressed their dislike and disdain for the YouTuber.
Real man vs Virtual Reality man. He ain’t ready for it pic.twitter.com/9GCcMtj0ZX— Chris Leben (@ChrisLebenMMA) December 23, 2020
Happy birthday Darren Till!
Today is UFC middleweight and social media icon Darren Till's birthday.
We're wishing a very Happy Birthday to Darren Till ---- Show him some birthday love! pic.twitter.com/42J4St3agI— UFC (@ufc) December 24, 2020
2020's most unforgettable moments.
And finally, to round off Thursday's social media roundup, enjoy this awesome video by BT Sport which features all of the best UFC moments of 2020.