UFC 131 Main Event Fight Results: Dos Santos wins vs. Carwin via unanimous decision

By on Jun 12, 2011 in Mixed Martial Arts, Sports, World Comments

Junior Dos Santos won over Shane Carwin on Saturday, June 11, 2011 in Vancouver, Canada for the UFC 131 main event, as noted at UFC.com that day.

UFC 131: Dos Santos vs. Carwin
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For the first round of the main event, Dos Santos edged Carwin by giving a powerful right-left combination causing Carwin to drop on the mat.

Later, Dos Santos gave again Carwin a hard left kick to the head, while Carwin gave some shots. However, in the closing seconds of round 2, Dos Santos jabbed a hard body shot to Carwin.

For the final round, Carwin wanted to take down Dos Santos. Attempting to press more actions, Carwin ate more jabs given by Dos Santos, reports said.

Referee Dean called for a time-out to ask ringside doctor to check Carwin. Doctor said that Carwin’s peripheral vision was OK.

Dos Santos got the chance to take down Carwin leaping to land a right and in the final seconds, Dos Santos made another take down.

Dos Santos won the three rounds via unanimous decision from the judges; 30-27, 30-27 and 30-26, who has now a chance to fight the current Heavy Weight champion, Cain Velasquez, probably in November or December this year.

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