Bobby Green vs. Jim Miller Removed From UFC 258 Lineup

A lightweight bout between Bobby Green and Jim Miller has been removed from the UFC 258 main card. News of the cancelled bout was confirmed by Mike Heck and Damon Martin of MMA Fighting on Friday.

The confirmation of the cancelled fight comes hours after UFC President Dana White revealed Green collapsed backstage during the promotion’s weigh-ins.

Green appeared at the weigh-ins on Friday and made the non-championship lightweight limit of 156 pounds. However, Green did not appear during the ceremonial face-offs for the card done afterwards.

The fight was set to take place during the pay-per-view portion of UFC 258 at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

A fight between Brian Kelleher and Ricky Simon has been moved from the prelims to the main card of the show replace the lightweight bout.

UFC 258 is currently scheduled to have UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman face Gilbert Burns in the main event.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s