Dustin Poirier vs Bobby Green Added To UFC 199
A lightweight bout between Dustin Poirier and Bobby Green has been added to June’s UFC 199 event. LA Daily News were the first to report this bout as being official.
Dustin Poirier is 11-3 in his UFC career and 19-4 overall. Poirier has won three-straight fights since returning to the lightweight division, after his loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 178.
Bobby Green is 4-1 in the UFC and 23-6 overall. Green won his first four fights in the UFC’s Octagon, before losing in his last fight to Edson Barboza via unanimous decision.
UFC 199 takes place on June 4th, 2016 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The main event will be a middleweight title rematch between Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman. A bantamweight title fight between bitter rivals, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will serve as the co-main event.