The undefeated black belt in Bjj Gilbert Burns entered this fight with a perfect mma record of 9-0-0 (89% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.48 lightweight in the world. He fought three times last year beating Christos Giagos in his last bout.
His opponent, Alex Oliveira, has an official record of 10-1-1 (90% finishing rate), he suffered his only defeat in 2013 when he faced Wendell de Oliveira Marques, since then he has collected six victories, one draw and one no-contest. He has already fought in 2015 winning over Joilton Santos; ‘Cowboy’ Oliveira makes his Ufc debut in this fight. ‘Durinho’ Burns vs Oliveira is on the undercard of Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare – UFC Fight Night 62. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs LaFlare
Where: Maracanazinho Gymnasium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Division: lightweight (155 lbs, 70 kg)
UFC Fight Night 62 fight card (main and best fights):
Demian Maia vs Ryan LaFlare
Erick Silva vs Josh Koscheck
Leonardo Santos vs Tony Martin
Amanda Nunes vs Shayna Baszler
Gilbert Burns vs Alex Oliveira
Andre Fili vs Godofredo Pepey Castro
Katsunori Kikuno vs Edimilson Kevin Souza
Oliveira’s next fight: KJ Noons vs Alex Oliveira
Burns’ next fight: Rashid Magomedov vs Gilbert Burns
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