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Stephen Thompson says Gilbert Burns was “scared of my striking” at UFC 264

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson says that rival Gilbert Burns was "scared of my striking" during their recent fight at UFC 264. Thompson lost a...
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Gilbert Burns admits he’s a fan of Nate Diaz despite trash talk: “I like...

Despite their back-and-forth trash talk, Gilbert Burns admitted that he's a fan of Nate Diaz, saying "I like him. He's freaking funny." Burns was critical...
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Gilbert Burns responds to recent criticism from Dana White: “He wants my fight...

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns understands the recent criticism from Dana White, saying that "he wants my fight to be a banger." Burns defeated Stephen...
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Gilbert Burns believes Jake Paul will be a difficult boxing matchup for Tyron Woodley

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes that Jake Paul will prove to be a difficult boxing matchup for Tyron Woodley. Paul and Woodley meet on...
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Gilbert Burns explains why he wants to fight Leon Edwards next: “He is the...

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns explained why he wants to fight Leon Edwards next, saying "he is the toughest guy in the division." Burns is...
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Gilbert Burns and Jake Shields get into heated exchange following the Brazilian’s callout of...

Gilbert Burns and Jake Shields got into a heated argument on social media after the Brazilian called out Nate Diaz. Burns, who returned to the...
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Gilbert Burns reiterates callouts to Leon Edwards, Jorge Masvidal, and Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns reiterated his callouts to divisional rivals Leon Edwards, Jorge Masvidal, and Nate Diaz. Earlier this month at UFC 264, Burns...
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Gilbert Burns wants rematch with Kamaru Usman, will fight Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards...

Gilbert Burns wants a rematch with UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, and says will fight Jorge Masvidal and Leon Edwards to get there. Burns defeated...
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Gilbert Burns issues statement following decision win over Stephen Thompson at UFC 264

UFC welterweight title contender Gilbert Burns issued a statement following his unanimous decision win over Stephen Thompson at UFC 264. Burns entered the fight against...
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Stephen Thompson issues statement following UFC 264 loss to Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson issued a statement following his unanimous decision loss at UFC 264 to Gilbert Burns. Thompson was expected to be in...
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Dana White reacts to Gilbert Burns defeating Stephen Thompson at UFC 264: “It wasn’t...

UFC president Dana White reacted to Gilbert Burns defeating Stephen Thompson at UFC 264, saying that “it wasn't a good fight, but he won." Burns...
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Pros react after Gilbert Burns defeats Stephen Thompson at UFC 264

Tonight's UFC 264 event was co-headlined by a key welterweight matchup between former division title challengers Stephen Thompson and Gilbert Burns. Thompson (16-5-1 MMA) had...
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UFC 264 Results: Gilbert Burns defeats Stephen Thompson (Highlights)

Tonight's UFC 264 event is co-headlined by a key welterweight matchup between former division title challengers Stephen Thompson and Gilbert Burns. Thompson (16-4-1 MMA) will...
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Jorge Masvidal says he wants to fight the winner of Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen...

Jorge Masvidal is looking to fight the winner of Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson. Masvidal is coming off back-to-back losses to Kamaru Usman for the...
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Gilbert Burns says it would be “easy money” to fight Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns said it would be "easy money" if he were to step into the Octagon and fight against Nate Diaz. Burns...
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Stephen Thompson expects Gilbert Burns to shoot early, “confident” he’ll keep it standing to...

Stephen Thompson is excited to finally fight up in the ranks. Ever since Thompson had his back-to-back fights against Tyron Woodley for the title his...
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Gilbert Burns breaks down upcoming matchup with Stephen Thompson at UFC 264: “We have...

Gilbert Burns broke down his upcoming matchup with Stephen Thompson at UFC 264, saying that "we have a very different style." Burns and Thompson meet...
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Gilbert Burns sends violent warning to Leon Edwards: “When my hands touch you, you...

Gilbert Burns has taken a shot at Leon Edwards over his recent performance against Nate Diaz. Although Edwards dominated 24 minutes of the fight at...
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Leon Edwards fires back at Gilbert Burns for suggesting he “wasn’t hungry” in fight...

Leon Edwards fired back at Gilbert Burns for suggesting he “wasn’t hungry” in the Nate Diaz fight, saying “you got knocked out with a...
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Nate Diaz unloads on “amateur” Gilbert Burns following his criticism of Leon Edwards’ performance...

UFC welterweight superstar Nate Diaz unloaded on “amateur” Gilbert Burns following his criticism of Leon Edwards' performance at UFC 263. Edwards won a unanimous decision...
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Gilbert Burns says Leon Edwards “wasn’t hungry” enough against Nate Diaz to earn title...

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns says that Leon Edwards "wasn't hungry" enough against Nate Diaz to earn a title shot at 170lbs. Edwards won a...
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Vicente Luque explains why he will never fight Gilbert Burns

Vicente Luque and Gilbert Burns are both top-six welterweights, yet the two will never fight one another. Burns and Luque have been teammates and friends...
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Opening odds released for Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson and Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander...

The opening betting odds have been released for two future fights UFC: Gilbert Burns vs. Stephen Thompson and Ciryl Gane vs. Alexander Volkov. Burns vs....
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UFC 264 adds dynamic welterweight bout between former title challengers Stephen Thompson and Gilbert...

A huge welterweight bout has been added to UFC 264, as ESPN is reporting that former title challengers Stephen Thompson and Gilbert Burns will...
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Kamaru Usman, Gilbert Burns cross paths at Sanford MMA: “We’re going to see each...

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and his latest opponent, Gilbert Burns, recently crossed paths at Sanford MMA in South Florida. For many years, Usman and...
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If Gilbert Burns doesn’t get Colby Covington next, he wants Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson

After recently falling short to ex-teammate Kamaru Usman, Gilbert Burns has already put together his path back to a title shot. With the always outspoken...
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Gilbert Burns returns to the gym, receives “the best advice” from Robbie Lawler

Gilbert Burns is already back in the gym and receiving comeback advice from former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. Burns was in action in the...
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Gilbert Burns explains how Kamaru Usman fight was “way different than our training sessions”

Gilbert Burns says his recent fight with UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman was "way different" than their previous sparring sessions. Burns and Usman trained together...