A lightweight division attraction has been added to this April’s UFC 210 card as Desmond Green will be in action against Josh Emmett.
Green (19-5-0) will be making his UFC debut in this fight as a former Titan Fighting Championships Featherweight Champion. Green debuts on a four fight winning streak and hasn’t suffered a defeat in well over a year. When Green won the Titan FC Featherweight Title in 2014, and did so by defeating multi-fight UFC veteran Steven Siler by decision.
Emmett (11-0-0) has already earned a pair of victories under the UFC banner, with those victories coming over the duo of Jon Tuck and Scott Holtzman. Emmett is a former World Fighting Championships Lightweight Champion, as he defeated Brandon Ricetti to win the championship in November 2014, but relinquished the title upon signing with the UFC last year. Emmett is currently undefeated as a professional MMA fighter and that undefeated streak has lasted five plus years.
UFC 210 takes place on Saturday, April 8 from the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York with Daniel Cormier and Anthony Johnson headlining, Fightful will be providing live coverage of the event, with a post-show podcast as well.