Kamaru Usman vs. Gilbert Burns is expected to be the main event of the UFC 258 PPV on Feb. 13, according to a report by Combate.
Usman vs. Burns was initially scheduled for UFC 251 in July but was delayed after Burns tested positive for COVID-19. When Burns stepped out, Jorge Masvidal stepped in to face the champion and lost a decisive unanimous decision to Usman on the night.
Now, it looks like Burns will finally get his shot at Usman and the UFC Welterweight Championship at UFC 258.
In a video posted to The Body Lock’s YouTube channel, Patrick Auger and Drake Riggs discuss the potential rebooking of Usman vs. Burns and share their predictions for the fight.
Formerly the lead MMA Editor at RealSport.