After both men successfully made weight for the 160-pound catchweight headliner, Makhachev (21-1 MMA, 10-1 UFC) and Green (29-12-1 MMA, 10-7-1 UFC) engaged in their first and only faceoff before stepping into the octagon with one another.
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UFC Fight Night 202 takes place Saturday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The entire card streams on ESPN+.
Watch the video above to see the staredown between Makhachev and Green ahead of fight night, where they exchanged many words before being separated.
It’s an important bout for both men. Makhachev will attempt to extend his winning streak to 10 consecutive fight. Green, meanwhile, looks to secure a major upset after taking the fight on 10 days’ notice
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