Gilbert
Burns
9-0-0( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 9-0-0
Summary: Submissions, takedowns, knockout power

Fighter Info

Nickname: Durinho
From: Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro Brasil
Fights Out Of: Boca Raton, FL USA
Age: 28
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 155 lb ( 70 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
153
33% Successful
51
Types of Successful Strikes
0
51
63% Standing
31%
32
16
3
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
11
27% Successful
3
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
2
5
0
Takedown Defense
100
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Gilbert Burns Oct 25, 2014
7 1 2 3 R1 Submission
Christos Giagos 4 0 0 0
Win
Andreas Stahl Jul 26, 2014
41 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Gilbert Burns 44 2 0 2

Biography

TRAINING: Running in the morning, team practice in am, drills at night.

When and why did you start training for fighting?
I started jiu-jitsu in 1998 when I was 12 years old, and started MMA in 2011.

What ranks and titles have you held?
2nd place in No Gi IBJJF World Rankings (Middleweight) and 4-time World Jiu-Jitsu champion.

Do you have any heroes?
No

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s a privilege and a dream come true. It’s an important accomplished goal and I’m looking forward to winning the belt, because that’s the main goal.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
I studied Physical Education but did not graduate.

What was your job before you started fighting? I used to work at a car wash. I also worked as a tire repairman and worked at an office running errands.

If any, list ranks in any martial arts styles: 2nd degree black belt in Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique:
Armbar

Favorite striking technique:
Spinning kick

• Nickname means “Little tough one”

• Pro since 2012

• Five wins by submission (2 rear naked, 3 armbar), three by knockout

• Eight first round finishes

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