Tag: Gilbert Burns
This week on the DC & Helwani Show, Daniel Cormier spoke about the fights he wants to see the UFC book in the UFC welterweight division.
Who better to breakdown the UFC welterweight title fight between Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns, than the man who’s faced both of them, Tyron Woodley.
Leon Edwards says he wasn’t impressed with Jorge Masvidal’s performance at UFC 251; claims he would ‘smoke’ him if they were to meet inside the Octagon.
This is how the MMA world reacted to UFC Fight Island 1. Including Sean O’Malley, Aljamain Sterling, Gilbert Burns, Kamaru Usman and Alex Volkanovski.
Leon Edwards has done nothing but win since 2015, and he intends to continue that trend against Gilbert Burns or Colby Covington next.
UFC president Dana White opens up on negotiations with Jorge Masvidal for UFC 251, Colby Covington, Kamaru Usman, and the BMF title.
After it was reported that Gilbert Burns was out of his title fight with Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 after testing positive for the coronavirus, Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington were quick to react.
Aung La Nsang opens up on the atmosphere at Sanford MMA, with his teammates Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns set to face off for the UFC welterweight title at UFC 251.
Jorge Masvidal is hopeful of fighting in 2020, but only if he’s paid his worth. And also comments on Gilbert Burns’ title shot and potential Nate Diaz rematch.
UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman explains the reasons behind his change of camp, ahead of his next title defence against Gilbert Burns at UFC 251 on Fight Island.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s going down on Fight Island, the fights booked, the fights in the works, fighters’ reactions, and Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns hitting back at Nate Diaz. And more!
Similarly to Jon Jones and Dana White going back and forth last week over failed negotiations, Jorge Masvidal and the UFC boss have now been exchanging words. While Colby Covington and Dillon Danis have also hit out at ‘Gamebred’.
UFC president Dana White has revealed that Gilbert Burns is “highly likely” to be the next title contender for the welterweight title.
After dominating the former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley at UFC Vegas, Gilbert Burns had this to say:
“Kamaru [Usman], I love you man, much respect but I wanna fight for the title.”
Tyron Woodley and Gilbert Burns almost fought recently as a result of the coronavirus playing havoc with the UFC schedule. Woodley’s coach Din Thomas and Burns give their side of the story.
Colby Covington, Rafael dos Anjos and Gilbert Burns have all offered to fight Tyron Woodley on six days notice, after Leon Edwards ruled himself out.