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USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie rankings, June 2: Gilbert Burns shoots up charts

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

When you earn the biggest win of your career, big things tend to follow. And that's the case with Gilbert Burns .
Burns put on an impressive performance this past Saturday in the UFC on ESPN 9 headliner as he dominated former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley for five rounds to earn a unanimous decision. The victory made it six in a row for Burns , while Woodley dropped his second consecutive fight for the first losing streak of his career.
As expected, both men went in opposite directions in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMA Junkie welterweight rankings. Burns, who entered the fight No...
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