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UFC 258 Poster Drops For ‘Usman Vs Burns’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is scheduled to defend his 170-pound title against top division contender Gilbert Burns in the UFC …read more

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Gunnar Nelson Targeting Return In March According To John Kavanagh

Gunnar Nelson is closing in on his return to the Octagon. Nelson has not fought since he lost to Gilbert Burns in September of 2019 by decision at UFC Copenhagen. …read more

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Gunnar Nelson Targeting Return In March According To John Kavanagh

Gunnar Nelson is closing in on his return to the Octagon. Nelson has not fought since he lost to Gilbert Burns in September of 2019 by decision at UFC Copenhagen. …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns official for UFC 258 next month

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A welterweight title fight between champ Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns is now official for UFC 258.
The promotion announced the title …read more

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Burns Discusses How Training History With Usman Influenced Camp

UFC 258 title challenger Gilbert Burns is applying knowledge picked up from his past training sessions with the champion, Kamaru Usman. Gilbert Burns has been confirmed as the next challenger …read more

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Burns Discusses How Training History With Usman Influenced Camp

UFC 258 title challenger Gilbert Burns is applying knowledge picked up from his past training sessions with the champion, Kamaru Usman. Gilbert Burns has been confirmed as the next challenger …read more

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Burns feared losing title shot to Chimaev

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Welterweight contender Gilbert Burns was not sure he would be the next one to challenge for the title for a …read more

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Gilbert Burns admits he thought UFC might give Khamzat Chimaev his title shot

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns admitted that he thought the UFC might have given Khamzat Chimaev his title shot. Burns was originally set to fight Kamaru Usman for the welterweight …read more

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Is Conor McGregor's ground game underrated? Gilbert Burns thinks so: 'He's not a white belt'

Since his promotional debut, there’s been much debate about Conor McGregor’s grappling abilities, but UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns knows a thing or two about this aspect of the game.
Not only …read more

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UFC 258 to feature Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns welterweight title fight

Let’s see if the old “third time’s a charm” saying holds true. That’s what everyone has to be thinking when it comes to UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman defending his …read more

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Gilbert Burns predicts Jon Jones heavyweight run will end badly: “I don’t like that”

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes Jon Jones’s move up to the heavyweight division will probably end in disaster. Jones, the long-time UFC light heavyweight champion, recently vacated his title …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns Set For UFC 258

Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns will finally share the Octagon with one another. Usman was supposed to defend his welterweight title against Burns at UFC 251, but the challenger tested …read more

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Conor McGregor is “very good” at grappling, says Gilbert Burns

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes Conor McGregor has “very good” Brazilian jiu jitsu, despite perceptions to the contrary. McGregor has long stood out as one of the most lethal …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns Set For UFC 258

Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns will finally share the Octagon with one another. Usman was supposed to defend his welterweight title against Burns at UFC 251, but the challenger tested …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns gets new date, goes down at UFC 258

A long-awaited welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns has a new date. It’s now scheduled for UFC 258 on February 12. News of this bout was first …read more

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Champ Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns re-booked for UFC 258

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The UFC hopes the third time is the charm for a welterweight title fight between champ Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns, …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns UFC welterweight title fight on tap (again) for Feb. 13

Despite an increasingly crowded welterweight division, the UFC is sticking with Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns for its next 170-pound title fight.
Reigning champ Usman (17-1 MMA, 12-0 UFC) will put …read more

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Kamaru Usman Expected to Defend Welterweight Title Against Gilbert Burns at UFC 258

A welterweight title tilt between reigning champion Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns is in the works for UFC 258. …read more

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Usman-Burns to headline UFC 258, sources say

Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will defend his 170-point title against Gilbert Burns in the main event of UFC 258, sources tell ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. …read more

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Gilbert Burns admits its a “blessing” he didn’t fight Kamaru Usman in July

Gilbert Burns says it’s a “blessing” he didn’t end up fighting Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight championship in July. Burns was originally slated to challenge Usman, the UFC welterweight …read more

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Gilbert Burns admits that after facing COVID-19 it was a ‘blessing’ he didn’t fight Kamaru Usman in July

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Gilbert Burns never wants to turn down an opponent offered to him much less pull out of a …read more

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Gilbert Burns frustrated with multiple delays to Kamaru Usman fight, still waiting for contract for UFC 258

UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns is frustrated with the delays to the Kamaru Usman fight and is still waiting to sign a contract for UFC 258. Remember, Burns was supposed to …read more

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