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Gilbert Burns thinks Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal will be ‘super boring’

Gilbert Burns isn't expecting Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal to be a barn burner. Burns was supposed to challenge Usman for the UFC welterweight championship...
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Gilbert Burns says he could “beat the s**t” out of Nate Diaz, “even with...

No. 1 ranked UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes he could hand Nate Diaz a decisive loss in the Octagon, even if he's infected...
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Gilbert Burns says the welterweight division will become a “circus” if Jorge Masvidal beats...

Gilbert Burns believes Jorge Masvidal will make the welterweight division like a circus if he becomes the champion. In the main event of UFC 251,...
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Gilbert Burns says he’s already “feeling better” after being infected by COVID-19

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns says he's already "feeling better" after being infected by COVID-19, which knocked him out of UFC 251. Burns was set...
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Gilbert Burns issues scathing response to Nate Diaz following UFC 251 headliner diss

Gilbert Burns has fired back at Nate Diaz after the 'Stockton Slugger' suggested that fans now have a "real fight" in Jorge Masvidal vs....
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Gilbert Burns reacts after Jorge Masvidal steps in to face Kamaru Usman at UFC...

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns reacted after the news that Jorge Masvidal will step in to face Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 next Saturday...
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Gilbert Burns no longer playing with memes, believes “karma” played a role in UFC...

Streaking contender Gilbert Burns was expected to challenge Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title in the main event of UFC 251. Sadly that is no...
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Gilbert Burns reacts after being forced out of UFC 251 title fight due to...

Surging contender Gilbert Burns was expected to challenge Kamaru Usman for the promotions welterweight title in the main event of UFC 251. Unfortunately for fight...
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Colby Covington sends a message to Kamaru Usman after Gilbert Burns is forced out...

Former UFC interim welterweight champion Colby Covington has reacted following news that Gilbert Burns will no longer be fighting Kamaru Usman at UFC 251. Earlier...
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Jorge Masvidal reacts following news that Gilbert Burns is out of UFC 251 fight...

Jorge Masvidal took to social media shortly after news broke that Gilbert Burns has been forced out of his UFC 251 title fight with...
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Breaking! Gilbert Burns forced out of UFC 251 title fight with Kamaru Usman

Streaking contender Gilbert Burns will no longer be challenging Kamaru Usman for the welterweight title at next weekend's UFC 251 event. Burns (18-3 MMA) was...
Tyron Woodley

Tyron Woodley ready to “get back on the grind”, targets two more fights in...

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is aiming to fight twice more in 2020 following his loss to Gilbert Burns last month.
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Gilbert Burns denies Masvidal’s claim he accepted “lowest money possible to fight for a...

Gilbert Burns has responded to a recent claim from Jorge Masvidal surrounding his payment for his UFC 251 title fight with Kamaru Usman. Masvidal was...
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Jorge Masvidal claims Gilbert Burns is getting the “lowest possible money” for title fight

Jorge Masvidal says Gilbert Burns is getting the lowest possible amount of money for his upcoming welterweight title fight with champion Kamaru Usman. Masvidal was...
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Gilbert Burns details recent gym encounter with Kamaru Usman: “It was a bit weird”

Gilbert Burns is set to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title at UFC 251. The pair are not only the two best...
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Kamaru Usman changes gyms ahead of his title fight against teammate Gilbert Burns

Kamaru Usman will not be training with his longtime coach, Henri Hooft and at his longtime gym Sanford MMA for his upcoming fight. Usman is...
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Gilbert Burns wants Conor McGregor booted from UFC rankings

Top UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns wants former two-division champ Conor McGregor bounced from the official UFC rankings. McGregor, who previously held the UFC featherweight...
Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos makes prediction for Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns fight

Long-time UFC welterweight contender Rafael dos Anjos has made his prediction for the upcoming welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns. Usman, the...
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Poster released for UFC 251 on Fight Island

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has released the first official poster for the highly anticipated UFC 251 event on Fight Island.
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Rafael dos Anjos responds after Nate Diaz trashes Usman vs Burns title fight

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos issued a stern response after Nate Diaz took a shot at the Kamaru Usman vs...
Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards is “next” for Usman-Burns winner according to Ali Abdelaziz

Leon Edwards will be getting the winner of Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns at UFC 251 according to Ali Abdelaziz. After Usman TKO'd Colby Covington...
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Gilbert Burns slams Nate Diaz: “Say thanks to Conor McGregor he’s the only reason...

Gilbert Burns has issued a response to Nate Diaz after the fan-favorite trashed the welterweight title fight set to take place at UFC 251. Diaz...
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Leon Edwards was considered for title shot against Kamaru Usman before Gilbert Burns

The UFC reportedly called Leon Edwards up to see if he would fight UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman before giving the shot to Gilbert...
Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz trashes Usman vs. Burns booking: “This isn’t a title fight”

UFC welterweight contender Nate Diaz isn't a fan of the newly announced welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns. Diaz's gripes with the...
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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...
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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...