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Davis Injured, Ortiz Gets Call to Face Evans in UFC 133 rematch

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The stakes have just gotten higher for UFC 133 main eventer Rashad Evans, as the former light heavyweight champion will now face an old rival, Tito Ortiz, on the August 6th card in Philadelphia after his original opponent, Phil Davis, was forced out of the bout due to injury.

The two originally met in July of 2007, battling to a three round draw. Ortiz is coming off a UFC 132 win over Ryan Bader, and now he’s back to battle Evans just one month later.
 
Tickets are on sale now for this exciting clash of former champions looking to get a shot at the title once again.

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