Tachi Palace Entertainment Coordinator Jeremy
Luchau informed Sherdog.com of the change via text message on
Monday afternoon. The bout will take place at 126 pounds.
Ortiz (Pictured), a Nashville MMA product, suffered the first loss
of his professional career in a unanimous decision to McCall at TPF
9 in May. Prior to that setback, the two-time Strikeforce
veteran was unbeaten in seven contests, with all of his victories
coming via technical knockout or submission.
Rave, a native of Omaha, Neb., has won his last two fights, taking
a TKO victory over Mike Powell in
April and a unanimous decision triumph against Lewis
McKenzie in August.
Emanating from the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino in Lemoore,
Calif., TPF 11 is headlined by a featherweight title tilt between
Bellator veteran Georgi
Karakhanyan and Isaac
DeJesus. The co-main event pits Cody Gibson
Gomez in a bantamweight championship clash. The card streams
live on Sherdog.com.