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"King"

Bobby Green

Lightweight Division

29-13-1 (W-L-D)

10

Wins by Knockout

8

Wins by Submission

11

Wins by Decision

Bobby Green

athlete record

Event Results

Info

Learn more about Bobby Green's UFC history, fighter facts, and Q&A below.

Status
Active
Hometown
San Bernardino, United States
Trains at
Pinnacle MMA
Fighting style
MMA
Age
35
Height
70.00
Weight
158.00
Octagon Debut
May. 20, 2012
Reach
71.00
Leg reach
40.00

Fighter Facts

  • Pro since 2008
     
  • Eight wins by submission (3 guillotine, choke, armbar, arm triangle, 2 RNC), nine by knockout
     
  • Holds wins over Charles Bennett, Ricky Legere Jr. and Daron Cruickshank
     
  • Has also faced UFC vets Tim Means, Dan Lauzon, and David Mitchell
     
  • 10 first-round finishes
     
  • Has won 14 of his last 22 (14-7-1) and five of his last seven

 

UFC History

UFC 271 (2/12/22) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Nasrat Haqparast
UFC 268 (11/6/21) Green knocked out Al Iaquinta via TKO (strikes) at 2:25 of the first round
UFC 265 (8/7/21) Green lost a three round unanimous decision to Rafael Fiziev
UFC Fight Night (10/31/20) Green lost a three round unanimous decision to Thiago Moises
UFC Fight Night (9/12/20) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Alan Patrick
UFC Fight Night (8/1/20) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Lando Vannata
UFC on ESPN (6/20/20) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Clay Guida
UFC Fight Night (11/16/19) Green lost a three round unanimous decision to Francisco Trinaldo
UFC on FOX (12/15/18) Green lost a three round unanimous decision to Drakkar Klose
UFC on FOX (1/27/18) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Erik Koch
UFC 216 (10/7/17) Green fought to a three round draw with Lando Vannata
UFC on FOX (4/15/17) Green lost a three round split decision to Rashid Magomedov
UFC 199 (6/4/16) Green was knocked out by Dustin Poirier at 2:53 of the first round
UFC Fight Night (11/22/14) Green lost a three round unanimous decision to Edson Barboza
UFC on FOX (7/26/14) Green won a three round split decision over Josh Thomson
UFC on FOX (12/14/13) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Pat Healy
UFC Fight For The Troops 3 (11/6/13) Green stopped James Krause via strikes at 3:50 of the first round
UFC 156 (2/2/13) Green submitted Jacob Volkmann via rear naked choke at 4:25 of the third round

STRIKEFORCE HISTORY

Rousey vs. Kaufman (8/18/12) Green won a three round unanimous decision over Matt Ricehouse
Barnett vs. Cormier (5/19/12) Green won a three round split decision over James Terry
Challengers 20 (11/18/11) Green submitted JP Reese via rear naked choke at 2:25 of the third round
Challengers 19 (9/23/11) Green submitted Charon Spain via arm triangle choke at 2:54 of round two
Fedor vs. Henderson (7/30/11) Green lost a three round split decision to JZ Cavalcante

 

Q&A

When and why did you start training for fighting? Started training 13 years ago because I had a son.
What ranks and titles have you held? King of the Cage Champion, Total Fighting Alliance Champion, Warriors Fighting Championships Champion
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? I've fulfilled my dream.
What was your job before you started fighting? Warehouse worker
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? 2-Time State placer in wrestling in High School
Favorite grappling technique: Slamming people
Favorite Striking technique: Knocking people out