• Sat, Jul 11, 2020
Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns

 Note

The fight will not take place.

Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal 

On Saturday, July 11 at the UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates Kamaru «The Nigerian Nightmare» Usman will meet Gilbert «Durinho» Burns for UFC title in a 5-round welterweight fight.

Kamaru Usman
Kamaru Usman
The Nigerian Nightmare
Gilbert Burns
Gilbert Burns
Durinho
Country USAUSA
Auchi, Nigeria
BrazilBrazil
Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Age 33 age 34 age
Height 6′ 0″ (183 cm) 5′ 10″ (178 cm)
Reach 76″ (193 cm) 71″ (180 cm)
Division welterweight
(170 lbs / 77,1 kg)
lightweight
(155 lbs / 70,3 kg)
Stance orthodox orthodox
Titles
UFC (welterweight)
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Record 16 - 1 - 0
(7 KOs)
19 - 3 - 0
(6 KOs)
KO% 43% 31%
Advant.

Date and Time

The fight night will begin on Saturday, July 11 at 6:00 p.m. (Abu Dhabi).

Arena

The fight will be held at the UFC Fight Island in Abu Dhabi, Arab Emirates.

On which TV channel can I watch the live broadcast of the fight Kamaru Usman vs Gilbert Burns?

Usman vs. Burns Video Preview

Who is fighting on the undercard on Saturday, July 11?

Division Fighter №1 Fighter №2 Notes
welterweight (170 lbs)Kamaru UsmanGilbert BurnsFor UFC title
featherweight (145 lbs)Alexander VolkanovskiMax HollowayFor UFC title
bantamweight (135 lbs)Petr YanJose AldoFor vacant UFC title
strawweight (115 lbs)Jessica AndradeRose Namajunas
light heavyweight (125 lbs)Volkan OezdemirJiri Prochazka
flyweight (205 lbs)Paige VanZantAmanda Ribas
welterweight (170 lbs)Elizeu Zaleski dos SantosMuslim Salikhov
featherweight (145 lbs)Makwan AmirkhaniDanny Henry
lightweight (155 lbs)Leonardo SantosRoman Bogatov
heavyweight (265 lbs)Marcin TyburaMaxim Grishin
flyweight (125 lbs)Zhalgas ZhumagulovRaulian Paiva
bantamweight (135 lbs)Karol RosaVanessa Melo
bantamweight (135 lbs)Martin DayDavey Grant
Kamaru «The Nigerian Nightmare» Usman

Kamaru «The Nigerian Nightmare» Usman

Kamaru Usman is a American professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Kamaru Usman took place on December 14, 2019 against Colby Covington.
Usman won by technical knockout (TKO).

First defeat

Kamaru Usman has only one defeat in his professional career.
On May 24, 2013 in the fight against Jose Caceres he lost by submission (rear naked choke).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 17
  • Wins: 16
  • Wins by KO: 7
  • Wins by subm: 1
  • Wins by dec: 8
  • Losses: 1
  • Losses by KO: 0
  • Losses by subm: 1
  • Losses by dec: 0
  • Draws: 0

Kamaru «The Nigerian Nightmare» Usman Highlights

Gilbert «Durinho» Burns

Gilbert «Durinho» Burns

Gilbert Burns is a Brazilian professional mixed martial artist.

The last fight of Gilbert Burns took place on May 30, 2020 against Tyron WoodleyTyron Woodley.
Burns won by unanimous decision (UD).

MMA record

  • Total fights: 22
  • Wins: 19
  • Wins by KO: 6
  • Wins by subm: 8
  • Wins by dec: 5
  • Losses: 3
  • Losses by KO: 1
  • Losses by subm: 0
  • Losses by dec: 2
  • Draws: 0

Gilbert «Durinho» Burns Highlights

Latest Odds

  • Usman to win: 4/9
  • Burns to win: 8/5
  • Draw: 24/1

Prediction

Egor Tatishev
Who will win: Usman or Burns?

Usman and Burns are worthy opponents.
It is difficult to predict which of the fighters will win.

Nevertheless, I think that Gilbert Burns will win by technical knockout.

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sports editor

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