It has been confirmed by Brian Martin from the Los Angeles Daily News that two light weight are set to do battle as ranked number 10 Dustin Poirier will take on ranked number 12 Bobby Green at UFC 199 in Los Angeles, California June 4th. This card is headlined by UFC Middleweight Champion Luke Rockhold who will take on Chris Weidman in the main event. The co-main event will also feature Dominick Cruz who will defend his title against his arch nemesis Urijah Faber.
Dustin Poirier has a MMA record of 19-4 and UFC record of 11-3. He holds notable wins over Max Holloway, Erik Koch, Diego Brandao and Yancy Medeiros. His latest win was a unanimous decision victory over Joseph Duffy at UFC 195 this past January.
Bobby Green has a MMA record of 23-6 and a UFC record of 4-1. He hold notable wins over Josh Thomson, Daron Cruickshank, James Krause and Pat Healy. His latest fight was a unanimous decision loss to Edson Barboza at UFC Fight Night 57 back in November of 2014.