Bobby Green
King

USA

Out
Injury Chest
Est. Return 5/1/2021
Dealing with lung and kidney issues
LightweightUFC
Out
February 13, 2021
Green's collapse backstage following Friday's weigh-in was a result of having air pockets in his lungs and failed kidneys, the MMA Fighting Newswire reports.
ANALYSIS
Green unexpectedly collapsed backstage following his Friday weigh-in and later updated the situation on Instagram saying he has air pockets in his lungs and failed kidneys. There was some speculation that his health was affected due to cutting weight but that did not turn out to be the case. His fight again Jim Miller was scratched as a result of the incident and there isn't any further detail about when he could be expected to compete next.
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Fight called off
LightweightUFC
Out
February 12, 2021
Green's scheduled Saturday fight against Jim Miller was called off after he collapsed backstage following Friday's weigh-in, Damon Martin of MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
It's not yet clear whether the collapse was merely due to weight-cut issues or an underlying problem, though the fact that he was the very last fighter to weigh in may hint at the former. Whatever the reason, Green won't be in fighting shape by Saturday, so the pair will have to wait until a later date to square off.
Fight officially canceled
LightweightUFC
Out
February 12, 2021
Green (undisclosed) will no longer face Jim Miller at UFC 258 on Saturday, Marc Raimondi of ESPN.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Green collapsed backstage prior to his weigh-in Friday, and the fight against Miller was officially removed from the card as a result. It's not yet clear when Green will be able to return to the Octagon.
Collapses backstage
LightweightUFC
Out
February 12, 2021
Green collapsed backstage ahead of his weigh-in Friday, MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Green was set to face Jim Miller on Saturday. While the bout has yet to be officially canceled, that would seem to be a strong possibility. Green was the final fighter to weigh in on Friday, though it hasn't been confirmed that his collapse was related to his weight cut.
Matched with Jim Miller
LightweightUFC
Out
February 1, 2021
Green will square off against Jim Miller in a lightweight fight on Feb. 13, MMAJunkie.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Green was handed a six-month medical suspension in November after suffering an eye injury while losing to Thiago Moses by unanimous decision, but he's evidently been cleared to return before that period ends. He had won three straight fights prior to that setback. In Miller, he'll face an opponent who's lost two of his last three fights and seven of his last 11.
Out until April
LightweightUFC
Out
November 3, 2020
Green won't fight again until April 30 of next year unless cleared by an opthamologist, Mike Heck of MMAFighting.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Green injured his left eye while losing to Thiago Moises via unanimous decision on Saturday. He was also hit with a shorter medical suspension due to facial lacerations, an injury which will keep him out until Dec. 31 unless cleared by a doctor.