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JDS outguns Carwin, clinches title shot

Originally Published: June 11, 2011
By Brian Knapp | Sherdog.com

Skill trumped power in a showdown between two of MMA's heaviest hitters.

Junior dos Santos battered Shane Carwin for three rounds and captured a lopsided unanimous decision in the UFC 131 headliner on Saturday at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Scores were 30-27, 30-27 and 30-26, as Dos Santos staked his claim as the top contender for UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez's crown.

"That's awesome [that I'm getting a title shot]," ...

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