UFC officials have confirmed a previously reported bout between Bobby Green and Jacob Volkmann for UFC 156: Aldo vs. Edgar. The event takes place February 2 from Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Green (19-5) will be making his UFC debut after competing in Strikeforce. Green has won his last four, and is 8-2 in his last 10 overall.
Volkmann (15-3) rebounded from his first loss since 2010 by submitting Shane Roller earlier this year. He has posted a 6-3 mark since joining the UFC in 2009.