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"Durinho"

Gilbert Burns

#2 Welterweight Division • 19-4-0 (W-L-D)

Stats & Records

  • 6
    Wins by Knockout
  • 9
    Wins by Submission
  • 4
    Wins by Decision
Striking accuracy 46% 46%

Striking accuracy

Sig. Strikes Landed
534
Sig. Strikes Attempted
1157
Grappling accuracy 37% 37%

Grappling accuracy

Takedowns Landed
13
Takedowns Attempted
67
3.15
Sig. Str. Landed
Per Min
2.74
Sig. Str. Absorbed
Per Min
2.21
Takedown avg
Per 15 Min
0.71
Submission avg
Per 15 Min
57
%
Sig. Str. Defense
50
%
Takedown Defense
0.35
Knockdown Ratio
11:17
Average fight time

Sig. Str. By Position

Standing
358 (67%)
Clinch
70 (13%)
Ground
106 (20%)

Sig. Str. by target

59% 313 Head 23% 125 Body 18% 96 Leg

Win By Way

KO/TKO
6 (32%)
DEC
4 (21%)
SUB
9 (47%)

Resultados del evento

Biography

Status
Activo
Hometown
Niterói, Brasil
Trains at
Jaco Hybrid Training Center
Fighting style
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Age
34
Height
70.00
Weight
155.00
Octagon Debut
Jul. 26, 2014
Reach
71.00
Leg reach
40.00
Q & A

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.

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

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Gilbert Burns Punches Demian Maia at UFC Brasilia