Gilbert Burns is the former UFC welterweight title contender, and he’s been an unstoppable force in the division. Burns managed to put up an impressive 6 fight win streak to get the shot at the title against his former training partner and long-time friend Kamaru Usman at UFC 258.
Although Burns came up short against the champ, he never left the idea of winning that belt. To pursue his dream, he is now going to return against the striking prodigy Stephen Thompson at the co-main event of UFC 264. It has been a long journey for Burns and there is one person who remained by his side through all ups and downs, and that person is his wife Bruna Burns.
Who is Bruna Burns and where did Gilbert Burns wife meet him?
Just like Gilbert Burns his wife Bruna Burns is a Jiu-Jitsu expert as well, the welterweight contender met her at a jiu-jitsu session, Bruna is also a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu and she has been working as a coach at the Academy Combat Club and she married Gilbert on August 10, 2012, after dating him for a long time.
Gilbert Burns and Bruna Burns have three kids, whose exact ages are not known. Bruna often posts pictures of her and her family on her social media handles, she is extremely passionate about traveling especially to seashores and beaches, she has been extremely supportive of Gilbert’s career and posted this message when he lost the title fight against Usman.
“We are so proud of you not because results because of who you are! The Best! The best husband and daddy ever. We couldn’t be more blessed to have you ❤️ We celebrate and cry together because that’s who we are. Time to come home rest and reset. Your time for be a UFC Champion will come don’t worry we going to be on this journey together like always. We love you Morzão @gilbert_burns. Thank you for share your life with me”