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Highlights! Burns Scores Vicious Knee KO At UFC Raleigh

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Herbert Burns, the younger brother of surging UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns, made a huge Octagon debut earlier tonight (Sat., Jan …read more

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Posted on January 25, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns believes welterweight division has become ‘stagnant’ like lightweight when McGregor was champ

Gilbert Burns believes the welterweight division has become stagnant, just like the lightweight division was when Conor McGregor was the champion.
When that was happening, Burns had a hard time getting …read more

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Burns: Beating Maia is a ‘hard job with big reward’

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Brazilian jiu-jitsu expert Gilbert Burns expects a hard fight against fellow black belt Demian Maia. Brazilian jiu-jitsu ace Gilbert Burns knows how high the stakes …read more

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Gilbert Burns says Demian Maia didn’t want to take fight, believes win puts career on ‘another level’

Gilbert Burns got his wish as he will indeed fight Demian Maia in the co-main event of UFC Brasilia. Yet, the fight almost didn’t come to fruition.
Burns, who is now …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3015: Conor McGregor, Justin Gaethje, Gilbert Burns, Calvin Kattar

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,015 of the podcast, the gentlemen discuss USADA’s format tweaks, Conor McGregor ahead of …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Gilbert Burns Targeted for UFC Brasilia on March 14

A welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Gilbert Burns is in the works for UFC Brasilia on March 14. …read more

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Maia Vs. Burns Targeted For UFC Brasilia Co-Headliner

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An enticing co-main event between top welterweight grapplers Demian Maia and Gilbert Burns is currently in the works for UFC Fight …read more

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Gilbert Burns vs. Demian Maia in the works for UFC on ESPN+ 28 in Brasilia

A welterweight bout between Gilbert Burns and Demian Maia is the latest addition to March’s UFC on ESPN+ 28 in Brazil.
MMA Junkie verified verbal agreements are in place for the …read more

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Posted on January 5, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Demian Maia vs. Gilbert Burns targeted for UFC Brasilia

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Submission experts Demian Maia and Gilbert Burns are expected to clash this spring.
The welterweights are targeted to meet at UFC Brasilia on March 14, …read more

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Demian Maia vs. Gilbert Burns Reported for UFC Brasilia in March

A grappler’s delight is headed to UFC Brasilia (UFC Fight Night 170), with Demian Maia facing Gilbert Burns in March, as reported by UFC Combate on Saturday. Two of Brazilians …read more

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Report: Maia vs. Burns in the works for UFC Brasilia

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Welterweights Demian Maia and Gilbert Burns are reportedly headed to Brasilia in March. Brazil’s capital might get an intriguing grappling battle in its co-main event …read more

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Gilbert Burns says UFC wants him to fight Demian Maia in Brazil

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns says the UFC has offered him a fight against the legend Demian Maia next March in Brazil.
Burns spoke to MMA journalist Drake Riggs following his …read more

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Off Guard: Gilbert Burns eyes Demian Maia showdown in Brasilia

LAS VEGAS – Brazilian UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns has had to sit tight and wait, but he believes his dream fight could be just around the corner.
Burns (17-3, 10-3 UFC) …read more

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