Tito Ortiz stepped up on just over 2 weeks notice to take the fight with Rashad Evans at UFC 133, and had a performance that earned him ‘Fight of the Night’ honors.

Despite the effort however, Ortiz still came up short and succumbed to Evans in the 2nd round.

Ortiz gives Evans his due and says he was the better fighter on Saturday night, and says his heart definitely hurts after suffering the loss.

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