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Gilbert Burns wants another short notice fight in 2019

UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns has confirmed that he would be interested in another short notice fight before the end of 2019.
Burns (17-3) has already fought three times this year and …read more

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Posted on October 11, 2019, 10:16 am By
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Gilbert Burns vs. Tommy Langaker set for Polaris 12

UFC star and ADCC champ Gilbert Burns is set to put on the gi one more time. It looks like Gilbert Burns has finally got the fight he’s been clamoring …read more

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Posted on October 9, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Francis Ngannou urges UFC to book him a fight, Gilbert Burns responds

UFC heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou is urging the promotion to book him for a fight, and a surprise opponent has thrown his name in the hat.
“The Predator” took to Twitter …read more

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Gunnar Nelson issues statement following loss to Gilbert Burns

Fan favorite Gunnar Nelson collided with Gilbert Burns in a welterweight bout at last weekend’s UFC Fight Night Copenhagen event.
It marked the second time in a year that the Icelandic …read more

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Gilbert Burns wants ranked opponents at welterweight after his ‘biggest win’ yet

Gilbert Burns is now 2-0 since returning to the UFC welterweight division.
First, the former lightweight contender took a short notice welterweight bout against undefeated Alexey Kunchenko and handed him his …read more

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Gilbert Burns offers to take short-notice middleweight fight

Long-time lightweight contender Gilbert Burns is now 2-0 in short-notice welterweight fights. Having discovered how well he performs in these short-notice fights, Burns is now angling to take another — …read more

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Posted on September 30, 2019, 1:47 pm By
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Gilbert Burns after UFC on ESPN+ 18 win: I'm a better fighter at welterweight

It appears Gilbert Burns will stay put in the welterweight division after remaining undefeated in the division with a win over Gunnar Nelson at UFC on ESPN+ 18.
Burns (17-3 MMA, …read more

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Gilbert Burns reacts to win against Gunnar Nelson at UFC Copenhagen

Brazilian standout Gilbert Burns squared off with Gunnar Nelson in a welterweight bout earlier today at UFC Fight Night Copenhagen.
Burns accepted the opportunity to fight Nelson on just two-weeks notice. …read more

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UFC Copenhagen results: Gilbert Burns outworks Gunnar Nelson to earn fourth straight win

Gilbert Burns | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Gilbert Burns has found a new home following his return to the welterweight division.
After accepting a short-notice fight against Gunnar Nelson at …read more

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Twitter reacts to Gilbert Burns' win over Gunnar Nelson at UFC on ESPN+ 18

Gilbert Burns remained perfect as a welterweight on Saturday when he defeated Gunnar Nelson at UFC on ESPN+ 18.
Burns (17-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) was triumphant in yet another short-notice contest …read more

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Pros react to Cutelaba, Burns’ wins at UFC Copenhagen

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Ion Cutelaba scored an impressive TKO win over Khalil Rountree, while Gilbert Burns outpointed Gunnar Nelson via unanimous decision at …read more

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Pros react to Gilbert Burns defeating Gunnar Nelson at UFC Copenhagen

A welterweight bout featuring Gilbert Burns taking on Gunnar Nelson co-headlined today’s UFC Copenhagen event in Denmark.
Gunnar Nelson (17-4-1 MMA) entered tonight’s event looking to rebound, this after dropping a …read more

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UFC Copenhagen Results: Gilbert Burns defeats Gunnar Nelson (Highlights)

A welterweight bout featuring Gilbert Burns taking on Gunnar Nelson co-headlines today’s UFC Copenhagen event in Denmark.
Gunnar Nelson (17-4-1 MMA) will enter tonight’s event looking to rebound, this after dropping …read more

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Gilbert Burns to test his BJJ skills vs. Gunnar Nelson at UFC Copenhagen

Gilbert Burns wants to test his BJJ skills against fellow grappler Gunnar Nelson in Denmark. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

There’s one good reason why Gilbert Burns offered to …read more

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Diggin’ Deep on UFC Copenhagen: Main card preview

Get the dirt on the main card action of UFC Copenhagen, featuring grappling chess match between Gunnar Nelson and Gilbert Burns. I know I’ve already indicated this in my prelims …read more

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Gilbert Burns believes he has weapons to dominate, finish Gunnar Nelson at UFC on ESPN+ 18

Gilbert Burns means business at 170 pounds.
After a successful welterweight debut, snapping the undefeated streak of Alexey Kunchenko, Burns will take on another tough test.
He will once again step in …read more

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The Mookie & Crookie Show: What’s next for Gaethje, Fury-Wallin recap

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Episode 37 discussion: What’s next for Justin Gaethje, RIP LFA on AXS, boxing match canceled after boxer arrested by US Marshals, Gilbert Burns to replace Thiago …read more

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Burns to fight Nelson at UFC Copenhagen

Gunnar Nelson takes on Gilbert Burns in a battle of Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belts. …read more

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Posted on September 17, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns targeted as replacement to fight Gunnar Nelson at UFC Copenhagen

Gilbert Burns (pictured) will fight Gunnar Nelson in a welterweight bout at UFC Copenhagen on Sept. 28 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Gilbert Burns is stepping in for his …read more

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Gilbert Burns Replaces Thiago Alves, Meets Gunnar Nelson in UFC Copenhagen Co-Main Event

For the second time in as many fights, Gilbert Burns will step as a replacement opponent on short notice. …read more

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Posted on September 15, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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