Gilbert Burns is now ready to fight again as he has been deemed COVID-19 free.
Burns tested positive for COVID-19 and as a result, he was out of his scheduled fight at UFC 251 with welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, which was supposed to serve as the main event. The fight is expected to be rescheduled at a later date.
UFC president Dana White has stated that Burns will be next in line for Usman although a date hasn’t been confirmed.
Gilbert Burns Is COVID-19 Free
Burns got re-tested at a lab in Jupiter, Florida on July 16 and showed that he doesn’t have the virus in this post on Twitter: