Name: Ozzie Alvarez
D.O.B: August 14, 1985
Born: Miami, Fl
Fighting out of: Huntington Beach, Ca
Weight: 170 (Welterweight)
Profession: Mixed Martial Artist
KO wins: 4 (26 seconds of 1st round)
Submission Wins: 2 (1st round RNC)
Ozzie Alvarez is a well-rounded, true mixed martial artist.
A standout athlete in high school, Ozzie played wide receiver and special teams for Champion Miami Killian Sr. High in his native Florida. In 2007 Ozzie moved to Huntington Beach, California where the lure of MMA was too much to resist for this natural athlete. Having studied Judo in his youth, this natural athlete found his calling. In a few short years, Ozzie’s natural Athletic Abilities began making an impact on his peers in the gym.
Tiki Ghosn (Veteran UFC fighter, most Recently seen on TUF season 14 as an assistant coach for Team Bisping and Co- Owner of Huntington Beach Ultimate Training Center) considers Ozzie to be a ‘Freak of nature’, which has lead him to bring Ozzie in for training sessions with notable UFC standouts Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson, Cheick Kongo, Michael Bisping and former WEC Champ ‘Razor’ Rob McCullough amongst others.
In only 4 1/2 years, Ozzie skipped amateur contests and jumped right into professional MMA bouts, showing his versatility putting up wins by 26-second first round KO and by rear-naked choke submission, showing all opponents, Ozzie is dangerous anywhere they want to go.
While he’s dangerous in the cage, Ozzie is engaging, well spoken and funny outside of it. He has been steadily building a good reputation with sponsors, promoters and fans alike.
Ozzie Alvarez has set his sights on the highest levels of MMA competition. Ozzie wants a championship belt and with his talent and drive, he’s convincing everyone that comes in contact with him that he has the potential to make that come true.