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Gilbert Burns volunteers to fight Kamaru Usman at UFC 251

Gilbert Burns says he has volunteered to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title at UFC 251, which is expected to go down...
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Dana White says it’s “highly likely” Gilbert Burns is getting welterweight title shot

Gilbert Burns may very well get the next welterweight title shot according to UFC president, Dana White. Burns became a top contender following his dominant...
Colby Covington, UFC 245

Colby Covington trashes potential Usman vs. Burns matchup

Colby Covington has no interest in a potential welterweight title fight between champ Kamaru Usman and top contender Gilbert Burns. In fact, he feels...
Gilbert Burns

UFC on ESPN 9 salaries: Tyron Woodley out-earns Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns was the picture of dominance in his unanimous decision victory over Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9, but he earned less...
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What’s next for Gilbert Burns and Tyron Woodley after UFC on ESPN 9?

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 9, Gilbert Burns was looking for the biggest win of his career as he was welcoming...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns wants to stay busy, eyes three potential opponents for June return

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns has named three possible opponents for a quick return to action in June. Burns...
Tyron Woodley, UFC 235

Tyron Woodley reacts following loss to Gilbert Burns at UFC on ESPN 9

Tyron Woodley made his highly anticipated return to the Octagon this evening in Las Vegas for a welterweight bout with surging contender Gilbert Burns. Woodley...
Kamaru-Usman

Kamaru Usman reacts to Gilbert Burns defeating Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman was clearly watching tonight's Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns matchup with keen interest. 'The Nigerian Nightmare' had captured the promotions...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns reacts following dominant win over Tyron Woodley: “I was calling these guys...

Surging welterweight contender Gilbert Burns took a step up in competition this evening, squaring off with former division kingpin Tyron Woodley. Burns (18-3 MMA) had...
Tyron Woodley, Gilbert Burns

Pros react to Gilbert Burns defeating Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9

A key welterweight bout featuring former division kingpin Tyron Woodley taking on surging contender Gilbert Burns headlined tonight's UFC on ESPN 9 event. Woodley (19-5-1...
Gilbert Burns

UFC on ESPN 9 Results: Gilbert Burns defeats Tyron Woodley (Highlights)

A key welterweight battle featuring former division kingpin Tyron Woodley taking on surging contender Gilbert Burns headlines tonight's UFC on ESPN 9 event. Woodley (19-4-1...
Tyron Woodley, Gilbert Burns

UFC on ESPN 9: ‘Woodley vs. Burns’ Live Results and Highlights

A key welterweight battle featuring former division kingpin Tyron Woodley taking on surging contender Gilbert Burns headlines tonight's UFC on ESPN 9 event. Woodley (19-4-1...
Colby Covington

Colby Covington shares prediction for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

Former interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has shared his prediction for tonight's UFC main event between Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns. The former UFC welterweight...
Tyron Woodley

After conquering depression, Tyron Woodley plans on “coming out swinging” against Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight contender Tyron Woodley has opened up on his battle with depression ahead of his fight against Gilbert Burns this weekend.
Tyron Woodley, Gilbert Burns

Pro fighters make their picks for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

In the main event of UFC on ESPN 9, Tyron Woodley returns to the Octagon to battle the streaking Gilbert Burns. Heading into the...
Stephen Thompson

Stephen Thompson makes prediction for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns fight

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen Thompson believes Tyron Woodley will defeat Gilbert Burns when the pair collide on May 30. Woodley and Burns will...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns confirms “bout agreement is signed” for Tyron Woodley fight

Streaking UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns says he's signed a bout agreement for a long-rumored scrap with former UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley. Burns has...
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Report | UFC forced to postpone May 23 event

The UFC has been forced to postpone its May 23 event, with May 30 being lined up as a potential new date.
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns offers to step up to 185lbs and fight Uriah Hall on short...

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns has offered to step up on short notice at 185lbs and take on Uriah Hall at UFC 249 after...
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Tyron Woodley says he has agreed to fight Gilbert Burns in UFC headliner

Tyron Woodley appears ready to return to the Octagon and will do so against Gilbert Burns. Woodley has been clamoring to get a fight since...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns roasts “dumbass” Ben Askren on social media

Gilbert Burns roasted former UFC welterweight Ben Askren on social media earlier today. During the quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Burns has been active...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns blasts “rapper” Tyron Woodley for ducking him at UFC 249

Gilbert Burns has taken a shot at Tyron Woodley on social media for allegedly ducking a fight against him at UFC 249 later this...
Donald Cerrone

Donald Cerrone willing to help save UFC 249, receives callout from Gilbert Burns

Former UFC lightweight title challenger Donald Cerrone is willing to help save next month's UFC 249 event by participating on the fight card. UFC 249...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns slams ‘freaking liar’ Tyron Woodley, promises he’d finish him if they fought

Gilbert Burns says Tyron Woodley is a liar for saying he accepted the fight against him to save UFC London. Originally, Woodley was set to...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns says it was ‘special’ to finish Demian Maia but wishes ref stopped...

Gilbert Burns knew he would become just the second person ever to finish Demian Maia but he expected to do it by submission. In the...
Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns and Michael Chiesa seemingly agree to fight in classy exchange

Surging contender Gilbert Burns has seemingly found his next dancer partner in the Octagon, and that is none other than Michael Chiesa. Both welterweights have...
Tyron Woodley, UFC 235

Report | Tyron Woodley turns down Gilbert Burns fight

Gilbert Burns previously claimed he accepted a fight with Tyron Woodley, but now says Woodley has turned down the bout. https://twitter.com/GilbertDurinho/status/1239546539414077440 Burns is fresh off a...
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Gilbert Burns claims he ‘said yes’ to Tyron Woodley fight offer

Gilbert Burns is one of several UFC welterweights gunning for a short-notice fight with Tyron Woodley, and if one of his latest Tweets is...