Bobby Green Beats Tony Ferguson by 3rd-Round Submission in UFC 291 Lightweight Match

The fight was originally scheduled for UFC 274 in May, but Ferguson was forced to withdraw due to injury.

Green entered the fight as a +175 underdog.

Ferguson had won two of his previous three fights before the loss.

Green had not won a fight by submission since 2017.

The fight was the co-main event of UFC 291.

The main event was a lightweight title fight between Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje.

Poirier won the fight by unanimous decision.

The event took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

The attendance for the event was 19,626.

The gate for the event was $12.8 million.