Ahead of his much anticipated clash against up-comer Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273, we take a look at Gilbert Burns wife, family, kids and more
Gilbert Burns takes on one of the most promising contenders in Khamzat Chimaev at UFC 273. It was reported and even confirmed by UFC president Dana White that many fighters in the division refused to fight Chimaev, but Burns stepped up to the challenge. The number two ranked welterweight will be looking forward to shutting down the hype train of the Chechen, and emerging as the one true contender of the division.
Gilbert Burns is one of the most decorated jiu-jitsu practitioners in the MMA world today. As a grappler, Burns is a three-time World champion and a gold medallist in World Cup. Burns was hand-picked by former champion Vitor Belfort to be the head grappling coach of his team in the The Ultimate Fighter Brazil season owing to his superior grappling credentials.
Durinho made his UFC debut in July 2014 against Andreas Stahl and won the fight by unanimous decision.
He entered the UFC with a perfect 7-0 record. Burns has notable wins against some of the biggest names in the division, including the likes of Gunnar Nelson, Demian Maia, Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson. His record inside the UFC stands at 13 wins and 4 losses.
Bruna Burns personal life
Gilbert Burns’ favorite role outside the octagon is being a loving husband and father to his beautiful family. In fact, he is sculpting his legacy to become a good role model inside and outside the cage. He spends a considerable amount of time with his kids and family leading up to his fight for good energy.
Durinho is married to Bruna Burns, who is also a jiu-jitsu expert. The pair met during jiu-jitsu sessions. Bruna was also a jiu-jitsu trainer at Academy Combat Club and continues to work there as a tutor. She was awarded the coveted jiu-jitsu black belt in 2012.
Gilbert and her tied the knot on August 10th, 2012 and have been happily married ever since. Bruna is quite active on social media where she posts beautiful pictures of her family and sends out support to her husband leading up to any fight. She also seems to be a travel lover and occasionally posts pictures of herself on beaches and seashore.
Through all his ups and downs, Bruna has been the pillar of strength for Durinho, who does everything in his capacity to provide the best possible life for his family.
Bruna Burns kids
Gilbert and Bruna Burns have three kids together whose ages have not been disclosed to the public. They have ensured that their kids’ life is kept private and secure.
Their eldest child Pedro Brenaiah Burns is seven years old while their second-born is supposedly under five. The pair gave birth to their youngest child early last year. It is also rumoured that their oldest son has already started martial arts and wrestling training.
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