“UFC 131: Dos Santos vs. Carwin” Live Results and Play-by-Play

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 11th, 2011

UFC Poster 131 dos Santos Carwin

“UFC 131: Dos Santos vs. Carwin” takes place Saturday night inside the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, Canada. Facebook will kick off tonight’s festivities by streaming five live preliminary bouts at 5:50PM ET/2:50PM PT.

Fans simply have to “Like” the UFC’s Facebook page in order to watch the scraps for free. Spike TV will then broadcast a pair of prelims immediately following the stream at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

Unfortunately the freebie fights end there, as fans will have to pay for the goods when the pay-per-view begins at  9PM ET/6PM PT.

A heavyweight top contender bout between former interim champ Shane Carwin and Junior dos Santos will headline the show. The victor of the shootout advances to challenge reigning UFC heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez for his belt.

Brock Lesnar was slated to stand opposite 2Santos, but the former 265-pound champion was forced to withdraw at the 11th hour when his case of diverticulitis re-emerged.

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Here are the official results from tonight’s show:

Preliminary Bouts:

Darren Elkins Defeated Michihiro Omigawa via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Joey Beltran Defeated Aaron Rosa via TKO (Punches) at 1:26 in the 3rdRound

Dustin Poirier Defeated Jason Young via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)

Nick Ring Defeated James Head via Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 3:33 in the 3rdRound

Krzysztof Soszynski
Defeated Mike Massenzio via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-26, 30-27)

Chris Weidman Defeated Jesse Bongfeldt via Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 4:54 in the 1st Round

Sam Stout Defeated Yves Edwards via KO (Punch) at 3:52 in the 1stRound

Main Bouts:

Donald Cerrone Defeated Vagner Rocha via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

Dave Herman Defeated Jon Olav Einemo via TKO (Strikes) at 3:19 in the 2ndRound

Mark Munoz Defeated Demian Maia via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Kenny Florian Defeated Diego Nunes via Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Junior dos Santos Defeated Shane Carwin via Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)

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