Ryan Bader: ‘I thought I would fight Tito Ortiz, Rich Franklin or Stephan Bonnar’

TUF 8 winner, Ryan Bader tells fans that he really never “called out” former UFC light heavyweight champion, Tito Ortiz, adding he listed the fighters that were open to fight and that he thought he may fight next; Tito Ortiz, Stephan Bonnar or Rich Franklin.

Bader, speaking via BloodyElbow.com, said:

“Tito (Ortiz) is probably not going to happen. In that interview they were asking who I thought I would fight and I said either Tito, (Rich) Franklin or (Stephan) Bonnar because those are the guys that are open. Those are the three guys who don’t have fights or that aren’t injured at this time. People blow it up like I called Tito out. I’d like to fight him but I don’t think he will.”

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