Set for September 27 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the card features a main event between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. Former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will also be in action that night, along with a returning Cat Zingano.
Green (23-5) stepped up on short notice and defeated Josh Thomson this past weekend, improving his win streak to eight overall. He is 4-0 since joining the UFC.
Masvidal (27-8) improved to 5-1 in his last six with a finish of Daron Cruickshank on the same UFC on FOX 12 card from San Jose. His lone loss came to Rustam Khabilov. Masvidal was hoping to face Donald Cerrone in September.
Below is the current lineup for the evening:
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Daniel Cormier
Bantamweight: Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Middleweight: Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Female Bantamweight: Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes
Welterweight: John Howard vs. Brian Ebersole
Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson
Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal
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