Gilbert Burns wants to take out Khamzat Chimaev next time he hits him in the octagon. Burns and Chimaev went to war at UFC 273 and immediately gave fight fans a classic MMA fight. The fight was the people’s main event and didn’t disappoint the fans at all.
After three rounds of brutal exchanges, “The Borz” was declared the winner by unanimous decision. Fans around the world viewed the results with mixed feelings. However, both fighters had to respect and accept the jury’s decision.
Gilbert Burns certainly risked against Khamzat Chimaev. So he knew what he was signing for. During all ranked welterweight contenders he picked up the fight. So he should be commended for that.
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Gilbert Burns wants to face Khamzat Chimaev in a rematch
After such a memorable performance at UFC 273, Burns recently gave an interview TMZ Sports. In the interview, the 35-year-old spoke about his fight with Chimaev and what he wants next in his career.
While discussing the fight, Burns revealed that he still has open deals with Chimaev and they will soon face each other. Burns explained that in the next fight between him and Chimaev, one of them must be knocked out. It doesn’t matter how many rounds it takes, someone has to achieve a goal. The Brazilian explained that as a courtesy he gave an 11-ranked fighter a chance to fight with him. Now he wants the same courtesy in return and he will definitely fight Chimaev again.
“ I just think we’re not done yet, you know khamzat we have to meet again, we have to. Someone’s going down this time. You know, I don’t care how many rounds it took, but someone has to finish soon next time. I want that courtesy back. You know, he was number 11, we fought out of courtesy, now I want the same one back. I will fight this guy again‘ Burns said
At this point, it’s hard to say when these two beasts will face off. Chimaev will most likely face Colby Covington and if things go well he might as well get a title shot. But whenever that rematch happens, fight fans will be very excited to see it.
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