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Chandler Sends Blunt Message To Poirier After UFC 276 Confrontation

Michael Chandler has a message for Dustin Poirier after their UFC 276 pay-per-view confrontation. A video posted by welterweight Gilbert Burns shows Dustin Poirier being held back from Chandler, as …read more

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Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler had to be separated at UFC 276 | Video

Former interim lightweight champion and top contender Dustin Poirier and No. 5 ranked Michael Chandler nearly came to blows at UFC 276 on Saturday.

Welterweight contender Gilbert Burns caught the incident …read more

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Watch: Poirier & Chandler Get Separated During UFC 276 Altercation

Dustin Poirier and Michael Chandler got heated with one another in the crowd during tonight’s UFC 276 pay-per-view (PPV). A video posted by welterweight Gilbert Burns shows Dustin Poirier being …read more

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Masvidal Rejects Burns’ No-Takedown Offer: “Do Your Game Brother”

If a fight with Gilbert Burns comes to fruition, UFC welterweight star Jorge Masvidal won’t be agreeing to restrictions on the Brazilian’s grappling offense.

While Masvidal remains one of the most …read more

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Should the UFC wait on Khamzat vs. Shavkat ‘money-maker’?

Khamzat Chimaev before his fight with Gilbert Burns at UFC 273. | Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images

Are Khamzat Chimaev and Shavkat Rakhmonov on a …read more

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Why Daniel Cormier thinks Khamzat Chimaev should fight Belal Muhammad, not Colby Covington

Daniel Cormier doesn’t like the idea of Khamzat Chimaev vs. Colby Covington.
Prior to Chimaev (11-0 MMA, 5-0 UFC) outlasting Gilbert Burns in a Fight of the Year contender at UFC 273 …read more

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Five Rounds: Masvidal's chance for fireworks, highlighting the summer's best fight

Brett Okamoto analyzes the latest topics and trends in MMA, including the potential of a Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal matchup and upcoming fighters to watch. …read more

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Adrian Yanez reacts after Gilbert Burns follows through on promised Tony Kelley bounty money: “Definitely spending that on my son”

Adrian Yanez has reacted to Gilbert Burns following through on his promise to send him money for finishing Tony Kelley. Last Saturday night we saw Adrian Yanez keep his momentum …read more

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Update: Adrian Yanez Accepts Gilbert Burns’ Money For Tony Kelley KO

Adrian Yanez has now accepted Gilbert Burns’ money for KOing Tony Kelley at UFC Austin last night.

Yanez got revenge for Burns and the rest of Brazil with a first-round …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns Eager To Pay Up After Adrian Yanez’s KO Of Tony Kelley

UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns is having a hard time getting Adrian Yanez to accept his generous offer after knocking out Tony Kelley.

Yanez got revenge for Burns and the rest of …read more

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Morning Report: Belal Muhammad ‘saw weaknesses’ in Khamzat Chimaev against Gilbert Burns

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The next UFC welterweight title fight is official as reigning champion Kamaru Usman looks to defend his title for …read more

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Belal Muhammad: 'I saw weaknesses' in Khamzat Chimaev's win against Gilbert Burns

Belal Muhammad knew Gilbert Burns was going to be a tough outing for Khamzat Chimaev.
Muhammad (21-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) actually picked Burns to beat the undefeated Chimaev at UFC 273, …read more

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Rakhmonov: Chimaev Was Given Victory Over Burns Due To Popularity

UFC welterweight prospect Shavkat Rakhmonov believes that more than just fighting may have been considered in the Khamzat Chimaev vs. Gilbert Burns verdict.

At UFC 273 in April, rising star Chimaev …read more

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Gilbert Burns calls for Jorge Masvidal fight: ‘I can sign the contract, no takedowns … I believe I can knock him out’

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Coming off a “Fight of the Year” candidate in his previous outing, Gilbert Burns looks to add another before 2022 …read more

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Gilbert Burns Intends To Add Mandatory Clause To New UFC Contract

Gilbert Burns intends on only signing up for five-round fights going forward.

Gilbert Burns is looking to do more fighting. Not just getting back in the Octagon quickly following his …read more

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Posted on June 11, 2022, 2:16 am By
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Dana White still interested in Khamzat Chimaev vs. Nate Diaz: “That’s a fun fight”

UFC president Dana White still wants to see Khamzat Chimaev fight Nate Diaz. The Chechen was last seen in action against Gilbert Burns at UFC 273 in April. Chimaev moved …read more

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Gilbert Burns targets return against Jorge Masvidal: “I can beat the s*it out of him”

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns is targeting a fight with Jorge Masvidal. The Brazilian has been out of action since his loss to Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273 in April. …read more

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Gilbert Burns Plays Matchmaker For Sean Brady

UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns has some opponents in mind for rising contender Sean Brady’s next appearance in the Octagon.

While Khamzat Chimaev has taken most of the headlines in regards to …read more

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Posted on June 5, 2022, 11:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns Opens Up On Sanford MMA Reunion With Kamaru Usman

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns has discussed reigning champion Kamaru Usman’s recent return to Sanford MMA in Florida.

Prior to 2020, Burns and Usman trained under the same renowned roof, and …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2022, 3:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns explains why he would put all of his money on Charles Oliveira to beat Islam Makhachev

UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns has explained why he believes Charles Oliveira has what it takes to defeat Islam Makhachev. While he may only just be coming off of the win …read more

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Gilbert Burns, Ali Abdelaziz Bet On Oliveira vs. Makhachev Winner

Gilbert Burns and Ali Abdelaziz seem to have put on a friendly wager for a potential Charles Oliveira vs. Islam Makhachev bout.

Abdelaziz took to Twitter to note he heard a …read more

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Gilbert Burns amazed by Charles Oliveira's grappling, confident he beats Islam Makhachev

MIAMI – Gilbert Burns, who knows a thing or two about jiu-jitsu, likes what he’s seeing from Charles Oliveira.
The UFC welterweight contender, and former lightweight, is taken away by what …read more

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‘Draw’ Burns Wants Sensical Fight With Covington Or Masvidal

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Despite suffering a loss in his last time out, Gilbert Burns is only looking upward.
The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2022, 2:16 am By
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Gilbert Burns feels he's 'becoming a draw' in the UFC, wants Covington or Masvidal next

MIAMI – Gilbert Burns feels it’s time he gets a bit choosy with the type of opposition he should face next.
The former UFC title challenger has historically welcomed all challenges …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2022, 12:46 am By
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Usman’s Return Delayed (Again)

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Reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman competed three times in 2021, racking up consecutive title defenses against Gilbert Burns, Jorge …read more

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Posted on May 20, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns explains why Leon Edwards has “the best chance” to beat Kamaru Usman

Gilbert Burns believes Leon Edwards has the best chance to dethrone Kamaru Usman and become the new welterweight champion. Usman is currently rehabbing his hand but when he returns it …read more

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Gilbert Burns: Leon Edwards has best chance to dethrone UFC champ Kamaru Usman

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has been dominant, but Gilbert Burns thinks one particular fighter could prove to be his toughest test.
That fighter being Leon Edwards, who is projected to …read more

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Gilbert Burns shares his lone regret from UFC 273 clash with Khamzat Chimaev

Gilbert Burns is sharing his lone regret from his clash with Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273.
It was Gilbert Burns (20-5 MMA) vs Khamzat Chimaev (11-0 MMA) in a welterweight bout …read more

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