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Leon Edwards Reacts To Tyron Woodley’s Loss To Gilbert Burns

Leon Edwards has given his take on Tyron Woodley’s one-sided loss to Gilbert Burns. Last night (May 30), Woodley shared the Octagon with Burns. The bout served as the main …read more

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Burns Gunning For June Fight With Usman, Covington, Or Edwards

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With two fights under his belt already during the pandemic, Gilbert Burns wants to rack ‘em up and knock em down as quickly as …read more

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Dana White Weighs In On Gilbert Burns’ Dominant Win Over Tyron Woodley

UFC president Dana White has heaped praise on Gilbert Burns. Last night (May 30), Burns shared the Octagon with former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. The bout headlined UFC on …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Gilbert Burns after UFC on ESPN 9 win?

(Also see: What’s next for Tyron Woodley after UFC on ESPN 9 loss?)
Gilbert Burns broke through to the next echelon of welterweight contenders Saturday when he thoroughly outworked Tyron Woodley …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Tyron Woodley after UFC on ESPN 9 loss?

(Also see: What’s next for Gilbert Burns after UFC on ESPN 9 win?)
Tyron Woodley is facing uncharted waters after suffering a lopsided loss to Gilbert Burns on Saturday at UFC …read more

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Photo: Tyron Woodley receives numerous stitches following gruesome cut suffered against Gilbert Burns

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Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley had barely broken a sweat in his main event fight against Gilbert Burns on Saturday …read more

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5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 9: Tyron Woodley's tailspin and a Gilbert Burns title shot

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 9 in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings …
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1. Can Gilbert Burns slide into a title shot?
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Kamaru Usman Praises Gilbert Burns Following Tyron Woodley Win

Kamaru Usman shared nothing but praise for his teammate, Gilbert Burns and his win over Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC on ESPN 9. Woodley was fighting for …read more

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Tyron Woodley Speaks On Loss To Gilbert Burns

It didn’t take long for Tyron Woodley to face the music. Last night (May 30), Woodley returned to the Octagon to take on Gilbert Burns. This was “The Chosen One’s” …read more

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Tyron Woodley: ‘I’ve Got a Weird Peace for Somebody Who Just Got Their Ass Whipped’

Tyron Woodley vowed that he’d be in a better place against Gilbert Burns than he was when he lost the welterweight championship to Kamaru Usman more than a year ago. …read more

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Gilbert Burns arrived with a flourish, but the real world stole the show last night

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As the minutes wound down on last night’s UFC Fight Night main event, there was no hiding the resignation on Tyron …read more

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Woodley after loss to Burns: ‘I will hold my head high’

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Now on his second straight loss courtesy of Gilbert Burns, Tyron Woodley promises to keep fighting on. From being the UFC welterweight champion for …read more

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Gilbert Burns on going from near-washout to contender after UFC on ESPN 9: ‘I think it’s just a process’

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It wasn’t one thing that UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns changed to turn around his career after his octagon career nearly came to an end.
Instead, …read more

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Leon Edwards take a jab at Tyron Woodley following loss to Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards took a jab at Tyron Woodley following his unanimous decision loss to Gilbert Burns at UFC Fight Night Las Vegas. Edwards was originally set to …read more

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Leon Edwards take a job at Tyron Woodley following loss to Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight contender Leon Edwards took a jab at Tyron Woodley following his unanimous decision loss to Gilbert Burns at UFC Fight Night Las Vegas. Edwards was originally set to …read more

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Tyron Woodley: ‘I’ve got a weird peace for somebody who just got they ass whooped’

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Tyron Woodley isn’t happy with his loss to Gilbert Burns, but he’s in a much different place following this fight than …read more

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Gunning for title shot, Gilbert Burns says things could get weird with teammate Kamaru Usman

LAS VEGAS – Gilbert Burns is in a good, but awkward, position in the UFC.
The Brazilian fighter defeated former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley in the main event of UFC on …read more

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Tyron Woodley on UFC on ESPN 9 loss: 'I've got a weird peace for somebody who just got their ass whooped'

Despite losing, Tyron Woodley is at peace.
Woodley (19-5-1 MMA, 9-4-1 UFC), a former UFC champion, came out on the losing end of a five-round unanimous decision to Gilbert Burns in …read more

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Gilbert Burns Believes He’s Championship Ready After ‘Statement’ Win Over Tyron Woodley

At no point was the outcome ever in doubt. Gilbert Burns was just that dominant against Tyron Woodley in the UFC on ESPN 9 main event on Saturday night. …read more

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Gilbert Burns becomes a contender; smaller cage makes an impact

Gilbert Burns impressed against former champ Tyron Woodley, while the smaller Octagon at the UFC Apex made for plenty of action on Saturday. …read more

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Highlights: Burns dominates Woodley in Vegas

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Check out the full fight video highlights of Gilbert Burns taking Tyron Woodley to school in the UFC on ESPN main event. The …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 bonuses: Gilbert Burns, Mackenzie Dern pick up extra $50,000

Gilbert Burns, Mackenzie Dern, Brandon Royval and Tim Elliott each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 9 event.
Royval and Elliott earned the “Fight of the …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Who's next for Gilbert Burns, Tyron Woodley and Mackenzie Dern?

Is Gilbert Burns on the path to a title shot after his dominant performance against Tyron Woodley? Brett Okamoto plays matchmaker. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 bonuses: Gilbert Burns, Mackenzie Dern, and two others cash in on action-packed night

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Gilbert Burns’s night couldn’t have gone …read more

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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 coveted welterweight title by defeating …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 in tweets: Pros react to Gilbert Burns’ domination of ex-champ Tyron Woodley

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Former lightweight turned welterweight Gilbert Burns made his biggest career statement to date with a dominant win over ex-champ Tyron Woodley. Burns pitched a shutout …read more

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Gilbert Burns dominates Tyron Woodley in UFC on ESPN 9 main event

Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley stepped inside the Octagon for the first time since March 2019 on Saturday against Gilbert Burns in the UFC on ESPN 9 main event. It …read more

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Gilbert Burns reacts following dominant win over Tyron Woodley: “I was calling these guys out for a reason!”

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 entered tonight’s contest with Woodley …read more

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Gilbert Burns calls for title shot after shutout performance over ex-champ Tyron Woodley

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Gilbert Burns is ready for his title shot.
A fast rise up the welterweight ranks led the Brazilian to his first main event on Saturday night …read more

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Twitter reacts to Gilbert Burns' dominant decision win over ex-champ Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9

Gilbert Burns picked up the biggest win of his UFC career, and he did it in impressive fashion.
The Brazilian welterweight contender defeated former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley in the …read more

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Gilbert Burns vs. Tyron Woodley full fight video highlights

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Watch Gilbert Burns vs. Tyron Woodley full fight video highlights from UFC on ESPN 9’s main event above, courtesy of the UFC.
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Pros react to Gilbert Burns’ dominant win over Tyron Woodley at UFC Vegas

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Gilbert Burns dominated Tyron Woodley for all five rounds at UFC Vegas. On Twitter, pro fighters were impressed. Gilbert Burns just had the best …read more

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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 MMA) was returning to action …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 Highlights: Gilbert Burns Outsrikes Tyron Woodley

Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns was an interesting fight in the main event of UFC on ESPN 9. The two fighters met in a welterweight bout on Saturday night …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 results: Gilbert Burns dominates ex-champ Tyron Woodley, calls for title shot with teammate Kamaru Usman

Gilbert Burns set the tone in the opening seconds of the biggest fight of his career, then seldom let up the next 25 minutes.
Burns (19-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) dominated former …read more

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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 MMA) returns to action for …read more

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Woodley Vs. Burns Live Stream!

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After much delay as Tyron Woodley searched for a replacement opponent, he faces Gilbert Burns tonight (Sat. May 30, 2020) at …read more

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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 MMA) will be returning to …read more

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Colby Covington Predicts Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns Outcome

Colby Covington has shared his prediction for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns. Tonight (May 30), Woodley and Burns will share the Octagon. This will be the first time the UFC …read more

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Gilbert Burns willing to fight teammate Kamaru Usman for welterweight title

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“He’s already the champion. I’ve got to go out there and perform my best against Tyron Woodley to get the shot. But yeah, for …read more

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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 kingpin, Woodley (19-4-1 MMA), will …read more

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Gilbert Burns will deal with potential clash against teammate Kamaru Usman after he gets through Tyron Woodley

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In a perfect world, Gilbert Burns would fight for the UFC welterweight title without going through Kamaru Usman.
Ahead of his showdown with Tyron Woodley at …read more

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Takedown breakdown: How Burns seized initiative vs. Nelson

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A few small details were giving Gunnar Nelson the edge over Gilbert Burns in their wrestling exchanges. Burns adjusted when it mattered the most. …read more

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UFC On ESPN 9 Clash: Woodley Vs. Burns!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight contenders Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns will clash TONIGHT (May 30, 2020) from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, …read more

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UFC: Woodley vs. Burns Toe-to-Toe Preview - A complete breakdown

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Phil and David break down everything you need to know about about Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns for UFC on ESPN 9. Tyron Woodley vs. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 Results: Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

UFC on ESPN 9 goes down tonight (Saturday, May 30, 2020) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the Apex and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 results: Woodley vs. Burns

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Burns’ confident he can KO Woodley if needed

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Former BJJ world champion Gilbert Burns believes he can knock out Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9 this Saturday. Brazilian jiu-jitsu blackbelt Gilbert …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘Durinho!’

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Upstart contender, Gilbert Burns, will duel with knockout artist and former champion, Tyron Woodley, this Saturday (May 30, 2020) at UFC on ESPN 9 …read more

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Gilbert Burns has no issue fighting friend Kamaru Usman for title: 'We're talking about opportunities'

Gilbert Burns could find himself on the cusp of title contention with a win Saturday.
Burns (18-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) faces former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley in the UFC on …read more

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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. Woodley and Burns are set to square off …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9 weigh-ins video highlights, photos from Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – The weigh-ins for UFC on ESPN 9 are in the books in Las Vegas.
Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley (19-4-1 MMA, 9-3-1 UFC) takes on Gilbert Burns (18-3 …read more

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Video: Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns weigh-in for UFC on ESPN 9

The first combat sports event in Las Vegas since the coronavirus crisis began is UFC on ESPN 9, which takes place on Saturday. The event features former UFC welterweight champion …read more

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UFC Fight Night viewers guide: Former champ Tyron Woodley has something to prove

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley returns after an absence of over a year to take on rising contender Gilbert Burns. …read more

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Gilbert Burns says Tyron Woodley overconfident entering UFC on ESPN 9: 'He's going to be shocked'

Fourteen appearances into his promotional tenure, Gilbert Burns is finally on the marquee.
At UFC on ESPN 9, Burns (18-3 MMA, 11-3 UFC) will headline against former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. …read more

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Fighter On Fighter! Breaking Down ‘T-Wood!’

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight strap-hanger, Tyron Woodley, will return to the cage opposite rising Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace, Gilbert Burns, this Saturday (May 30, 2020) …read more

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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 fight, the former champion in Woodley …read more

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Experts debate Woodley's return, smaller Octagon, Jose Aldo's title shot

Our panel digs into what’s at stake for Woodley and Gilbert Burns on Saturday, and other topics …read more

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Tyron Woodley on his UFC return -- 'I'm as focused as I've ever been'

Tyron Woodley faces Gilbert Burns on Saturday after a year of processing his loss to Kamaru Usman. Woodley said he’s in a much better place. …read more

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Tyron Woodley on Gilbert Burns: “Don’t ever compare his UFC record to mine”

In the main event of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night, former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will meet rising contender Gilbert Burns as both look to inject themselves into welterweight title …read more

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UFC full fight video: Gilbert Burns puts Demian Maia away with sharp left hook

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Watch Gilbert Burns vs. Demian Maia full fight video to see Burns finish Maia at UFC Brasilia on March 14, 2020.
Burns was on a four-fight winning streak …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9: Woodley vs. Burns poster released

Tyron Woodley (pictured) fights Gilbert Burns in the welterweight main event of UFC on ESPN 9 in Las Vegas on Saturday | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Tyron Woodley and …read more

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Tyron Woodley Plans To Take Gilbert Burns Into Deep Waters & Drown Him

Tyron Woodley doesn’t believe Gilbert Burns will be able to hang with him for five rounds. In the main event of UFC Apex this Saturday, Woodley will return for the …read more

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Woodley wanted five-rounder with Burns for ‘element of surprise’

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Tyron Woodley says he opted for a five-rounder with Gilbert Burns, who has no experience in such a grueling fight. Gilbert Burns has been …read more

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UFC on ESPN 9: Make your predictions for Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 9 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

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Tyron Woodley wanted five rounds with Gilbert Burns so he can drown him in deep waters

Tyron Woodley wants to introduce Gilbert Burns to championship-level competition.
Former UFC welterweight champ Woodley (19-4-1 MMA, 9-3-1 UFC) will return for the first time since losing his title in March …read more

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Woodley In ‘Violent Headspace’ Entering Octagon Return

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Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will be making his awaited return to the Octagon next weekend against Gilbert Burns on May 30 live …read more

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Demian Maia delaying retirement, interested in Anderson Silva rematch

Demian Maia is delaying his retirement and says he has a few good fights left in him. Following Maia’s first-round TKO loss to Gilbert Burns at UFC Brasilia he said …read more

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UFC Fight Night: Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns - How to watch and stream, plus full analysis

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley returns to the Octagon to face Gilbert Burns on May 30, with the fight expected to take place in Las Vegas. …read more

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Full card announced for UFC Fight Night: Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

The full card has been announced for the UFC Fight Night card on May 30 that will be headlined by welterweights Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns. With the card just …read more

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Colby Covington Claims Tyron Woodley Didn’t Want To Fight Him

Colby Covington has a theory as to why Tyron Woodley accepted a bout with Gilbert Burns. Woodley vs. Burns is set to take place on May 30. The UFC is …read more

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Tyron Woodley: “I don’t know if I’ve ever been this focused”

Former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley feels more focused than ever ahead of his fight with Gilbert Burns, which headlines the UFC’s May 30 event in Las Vegas. Speaking on …read more

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Michael Chiesa explains why Gilbert Burns will be his ‘greatest rival’ in the UFC

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Michael Chiesa feels he has found his perfect competitive matchup.
While most fighters find their greatest professional rivalries out of trash talk and personal differences, …read more

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Dana White: UFC APEX will host May 30 card headlined by Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns

Dana White post presser | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC really wants to return home.
The promotion expects its next card to take place at the UFC APEX in …read more

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Stephen Thompson Thinks ‘Re-Motivated’ Tyron Woodley Will Piece Up Gilbert Burns

Stephen Thompson sees Tyron Woodley having his way with Gilbert Burns. Woodley vs. Burns is set for a UFC event on May 30. UFC president Dana White wants the event …read more

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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 meet in the main event …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns in works for May 30 UFC event

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Former UFC welterweight champ Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns are now expected to meet on May 30.
The welterweight bout is in the process of …read more

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UFC books Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns to headline May 30 event

The UFC has set up its main event for May 30.
On Tuesday, Gilbert Burns announced on Twitter that a long talked-about fight against former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is set. …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns to headline UFC on May 30, but where?

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It isn’t yet clear where, but the UFC will return with another Fight Night event on May 30. It is expected to feature Tyron Woodley vs. …read more

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Woodley-Burns tops May 30 UFC card; site TBD

Tyron Woodley, who reigned as UFC welterweight champ from 2016 to 2019, will fight Gilbert Burns in the feature bout of UFC Fight Night on May 30. The location for …read more

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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 gone 3-0 since moving from …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns opening odds released

The opening betting odds have been released for the upcoming bout between former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns. Combate last week reported that Woodly vs. Burns is …read more

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Gilbert Burns offers to step up to 185lbs and fight Uriah Hall on short notice at UFC 249

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns has offered to step up on short notice at 185lbs and take on Uriah Hall at UFC 249 after Ronaldo Souza was pulled from the …read more

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Report: Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns Set For UFC Event On May 23

It looks like Tyron Woodley has a dance partner and his name is Gilbert Burns. Combate is reporting that Woodley vs. Burns is indeed set for a UFC event in …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns headlines May 23 UFC card in Las Vegas

Two of the best welterweights in the world will clash on the May 23 UFC card when Tyron Woodley meets Gilbert Burns in a five-round main event. Woodley and Burns …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns Targeted for UFC Fight Night 173 Headliner on May 23

A welterweight clash between Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns is likely to be the UFC Fight Night 173 main event. …read more

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Dana White confirms Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns in the works for May 23

The UFC is close to finalizing a fight between two welterweight notables.
According to UFC president Dana White, a bout between former UFC champion Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns is targeted …read more

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Tyron Woodley vs. Gilbert Burns in the works as main event for UFC card on May 23

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The upcoming UFC card in May 23 may have just landed a marquee main event with former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley expected to face Gilbert …read more

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Woodley lost hope with Covington, targeting Burns fight

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A welterweight fight between Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns could be headlining a card on May 23rd. Former UFC welterweight champion …read more

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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 his UFC London scrap against …read more

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Gilbert Burns has ‘no respect’ for Tyron Woodley after having callouts declined

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Gilbert Burns is done chasing Tyron Woodley.
His pursuit of the former welterweight champion began a month ago when he offered to replace …read more

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Demian Maia open to adding one fight to UFC deal to break Donald Cerrone’s record

Demian Maia was on a three-fight winning streak before losing to Gilbert Burns at UFC Brasilia. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A month after doubling down on his retirement …read more

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Video: What the Heck: Episode 4 with Frankie Edgar, Dominick Reyes, Alexander Hernandez, Laura Sanko and Gilbert Burns

On this week’s episode of What the Heck, UFC lightweight Alexander Hernandez (4:43) discusses the cancellation of the originally scheduled UFC 249 event on April 18, the rollercoaster ride to …read more

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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 on social media tweeting funny …read more

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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 month. Burns, 33, is riding an …read more

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