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Khamzat Chimaev remains undefeated with decision win in thriller vs. Gilbert Burn

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At UFC 273, Chimaev defeated Burns  via unanimous decision in an all-time, all-action thriller. 

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In a surefire fight of the year candidate and one of the greatest action fights in UFC history.

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Chiamev improved to 11-0 following a unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) inside VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. 

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"A f---ing tough guy, I didn't know he was so tough," Chimaev said of Burns. 

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The hype around Chimaev is definitely very real, as he proved he’s an elite fighter.  

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As typical, Chimaev raced out of his corner and fired a big right hand and immediately went for the takedown.  

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But unlike in his other fights, Burns dodged the right and defended the takedown. 

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Chimaev kept switching stances and dropped Burns with a right hand out of the southpaw stance in the first.