Welterweight boxer who is a former USBA and NABO champion. He also held the WBC welterweight title before losing via knockout to Floyd Mayweather, Jr. in September, 2011.
He only lost four of his first 35 professional fights, winning 22 bouts by way of knockout.
He was knocked out by Floyd Mayweather in the fourth round on September 17, 2011. He then went on to lose two more consecutive fights after that to Josesito Lopez and Luis Collazo.
He was a Junior Olympics champion in the 132 pound division in 2003.
He has three siblings, including brother and trainer Danny Ortiz.