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Gilbert Burns calls for Khamzat Chimaev rematch – “Borz” fires back: “I’ll take your soul”



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UFC top fighter Gilbert Burns wants another go at Khamzat Chimaev after losing to the Swedish star this past weekend.

The Brazilian took to Twitter to challenge Chimaev to a rematch, should Colby Covington not sign the contract versus the Swede.

“If call the cops don’t show up, you know who to call Khamzat Chimaev, five rounds,” Burns wrote.

Read more: Khamzat reveals unexpected reason why it was hard to fight Burns

Khamzat soon responded to Burns – claiming he would take “Durinho’s” soul should they fight for five rounds.

“In five rounds I’ll take your soul, see you soon boy,” Chimaev wrote.

Khamzat Chimaev made a big leap on the UFC rankings after beating Gilbert Burns, climbing to a top 3 position on the official welterweight list. Meanwhile, Burns dropped down two spots and is now ranked number four.

“Borz” UFC 273 win against Burns was his first by decision in his entire professional career. He now has five consecutive victories in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, boasting a undefeated professional record of 11-0 at only 27 years old.

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