Gilbert Burns is a Brazilian professional MMA who currently competes in the Welterweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). IG: @gilbert_burns | A Submission grappler and 3rd-degree Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt. An IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Champion (gi and no-gi), CBJJ Brazilian Champion, UAEJJF World Pro Champion, and European Open medalist before transitioning to MMA, Burns is an ADCC Submission Fighting World Championship medalist. Gilbert also works with kids, charities and more that you just do not hear about, including football!!

Gilbert is the older brother of fellow UFC fighter Herbert Burns.