Completed MMA Bout

Gilbert Burns vs. Jorge Masvidal

Co-Main Event | Welterweight · 170 lbs | Pro MMA

Gilbert Burns defeats Jorge Masvidal via 3 Round Decision

Gilbert "Durinho" Burns
Jorge "Gamebred" Masvidal

Round 3

Gilbert Burns Jorge Masvidal

"Durinho" "Gamebred"

21-5-0   Pro Record At Fight   35-16-0
Climbed to 22-5   Record After Fight   Fell to 35-17
-450 (Heavy Favorite)   Betting Odds   +340 (Moderate Underdog)
Brazil   Nationality   United States
Boca Raton, Florida   Fighting out of   Miami, Florida
36 years, 8 months, 2 weeks, 5 days   Age at Fight   38 years, 4 months, 3 weeks, 6 days
170.0 lbs (77.1 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   171.0 lbs (77.6 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'11" (180cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   74.0" (188cm)
Cerrado MMA (Other)
Kill Cliff FC (Primary)
  Gym   American Top Team
UFC 287
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 287: Pereira vs Adesanya 2
  • Date: Saturday 04.08.2023 at 06:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Marc Goddard
  • Venue: Miami-Dade Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Miami, Florida, United States
  • Bout Billing: Co-Main Event (fight 11 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 170 lbs (77.1 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Burns Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Masvidal Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Burns vs. Masvidal Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 5865  

Event Discussion


04.12.2023 | 4:02 PM ET

> People are too harsh on Raul Rosa Jr, Dude 18 years old, Let the kid get better 

in my opinion this is the problem with the type of promotion the UFC does. They took all that time to build up this kid in their promotional videos and social media posts to be someone who he's really not. It's not that this kid can't ever reach that point and be that person that they were selling to us, but right now that's just not him. Rob Font talked about it with Adrian Yanez; where everyone was building him up to be able to walk through Font, and in reality we saw him exposed for not being who we were told he was going to be on that night. 

So you're not wrong, but I think that people are just reacting to the "false advertising" they were given for the last few weeks. They're basically reviewing a product for what it really is right now, but maybe in like 4-5 years it ends up being the best thing ever after some improvements are made. That's at least the way I'm looking at it.

04.12.2023 | 4:04 PM ET

It’s the UFC’s fault. They could’ve literally given him one of the 15 or so 135ers they’re gonna cut for dwcs anyways but instead they give him a legit prospect? Seems very stupid from their part. The only reasoning I can understand is it was a test to see if they push him or slow roll him but other than that I don’t understand why they made that fight 
JM Barrie
JM Barrie

09.14.2023 | 3:05 PM ET

only 10% of tapology got the right pick

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