Twitter reacts to Kamaru Usman’s thrilling title defense against Gilbert Burns at UFC 258

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Kamaru Usman’s remarkable run inside the octagon continued on Saturday when he defended his title against Gilbert Burns in the UFC 258 main event.

Usman (18-1 MMA, 13-0 UFC) recorded a third consecutive defense of his welterweight title when he earned a third-round TKO victory over Burns (19-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC) in the headlining bout, which took place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. With the win, he joined Anderson Silva as the only fighters in company history to start their UFC tenure with 13 straight wins.

Check below for the top Twitter reactions to Usman’s title defense against Burns at UFC 258.

MMA Junkie

https://twitter.com/MMAjunkie/status/1360823439028719619

Nick Kalikas

https://twitter.com/FightOdds/status/1360826831759233033

UFC

https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1360827072927719424

Kevin Iole

https://twitter.com/KevinI/status/1360826924596035584

Ben Askren

https://twitter.com/Benaskren/status/1360827155333062662

Danny Segura

https://twitter.com/dannyseguratv/status/1360827241429622785

Immortal Technique

https://twitter.com/ImmortalTech/status/1360827307297021952

Aspen Ladd

https://twitter.com/TheAspenLadd/status/1360827361231441923

Simon Samano

https://twitter.com/SJSamano/status/1360827491900747777

Jimi Manuwa

https://twitter.com/POSTERBOYJM/status/1360827508531163136

Marlon Vera

https://twitter.com/chitoveraUFC/status/1360827264083005443

Aljamain Sterling

https://twitter.com/funkmasterMMA/status/1360827831178072069

UFC

https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1360828289657544704

Anthony Smith

https://twitter.com/lionheartasmith/status/1360828261929000960

Michael Chandler

https://twitter.com/MikeChandlerMMA/status/1360828270170705921

Kevin Iole

https://twitter.com/KevinI/status/1360828864423813123

Jimi Manuwa

https://twitter.com/POSTERBOYJM/status/1360829093416067072

Aspen Ladd

https://twitter.com/TheAspenLadd/status/1360829132095954947

Kevin Lee

https://twitter.com/MoTownPhenom/status/1360829285083140099

Jason High

https://twitter.com/HighwalkerMMA/status/1360829568765095942

Claressa Shields

https://twitter.com/Claressashields/status/1360829775238098944

Yves Edwards

https://twitter.com/thugjitsumaster/status/1360829817151754240

Stephen Thompson

https://twitter.com/WonderboyMMA/status/1360829810256265222

Chris Camozzi

https://twitter.com/ChrisCamozzi/status/1360829878380097536

Mike Perry

https://twitter.com/PlatinumPerry/status/1360829974371061760

Jimi Manuwa

https://twitter.com/POSTERBOYJM/status/1360830151525683200

Ariel Helwani

https://twitter.com/arielhelwani/status/1360830202880921603

John Morgan

https://twitter.com/MMAjunkieJohn/status/1360830224946982914

Aljamain Sterling

https://twitter.com/funkmasterMMA/status/1360830295956549633

Francis Ngannou

https://twitter.com/francis_ngannou/status/1360830293033185282

Neil Magny

https://twitter.com/NeilMagny/status/1360830338985984001

Sodiq Yusuff

https://twitter.com/Super_Sodiq/status/1360830352353357825

Dan Tom

https://twitter.com/DanTomMMA/status/1360830375010787328

Todd Duffee

https://twitter.com/ToddDuffee/status/1360830475674128384

UFC

https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1360830498705190914

Nolan King

https://twitter.com/mma_kings/status/1360830574848577536

Justin Gaethje

https://twitter.com/Justin_Gaethje/status/1360830670335922176

Jon Jones

https://twitter.com/JonnyBones/status/1360830800795607043

MMA Junkie

https://twitter.com/MMAjunkie/status/1360830824610897922

Max Holloway

https://twitter.com/BlessedMMA/status/1360830913106432004

Stephen Thompson

https://twitter.com/WonderboyMMA/status/1360831110591225861

Cub Swanson

https://twitter.com/CubSwanson/status/1360831250538188800

Mike Bohn

https://twitter.com/MikeBohnMMA/status/1360831557171253252

Din Thomas

https://twitter.com/DinThomas/status/1360831780912123906

Daniel Cormier

https://twitter.com/dc_mma/status/1360831801757888512

UFC

https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1360832333264388101

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