Gilbert Burns will venture Kamaru Usman for the promotions welterweight championship in the headliner of this Saturday’s UFC 258 event.
Burns and Usman agree with a storied history having skilled together below coach Henri Hooft in South Florida for about a years.
On condition that they are now goal to collide at UFC 258, Gilbert Burns made up our minds to scramble his camp to Colorado so that he would possibly perhaps maybe maybe additionally employ the tutelage of striking coach Trevor Wittman.
The Brazilian standout, Burns (19-3 MMA), will enter Saturday’s extremely anticipated title fight with Usman on a six-fight winning wander. In his most modern effort this previous Might perhaps perhaps well well additionally neutral, ‘Durinho’ earned a lopsided unanimous decision victory over dilapidated division kingpin Tyron Woodley.
Within the intervening time, Kamaru Usman (17-1 MMA) became final viewed in movement at July’s UFC 251 event, the build he scored a unanimous decision victory over short-label fighter Jorge Masvidal. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ will enter Saturday’s title fight with Gilbert Burns on a sixteen-fight exhaust wander, which involves Octagon victories over dilapidated UFC champions Colby Covington, Tyron Woodley and Rafael dos Anjos.
Whereas the dilapidated guests and practicing partners, Burns and Usman, agree with been very respectful in the leadup to this weekend’s pay-per-glimpse event, they agree with got every referenced their old practicing sessions when prediction the bouts outcome.
In holding with Usman, ‘Durinho’ already is aware of what goes to happen at UFC 258 in response to their prior practicing sessions.
Gilbert Burns clearly feels that he got the easier of ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ in their old battles and became intelligent to part photos from their most modern practicing session as proof.
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