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The UFC 131 fight card was scheduled to feature the conclusion of this upcoming season’s The Ultimate Fighter coach showdown between Brock Lesnar and Junior Dos Santos, but that has since changed.

Lesnar was forced to pull out due to his latest battle with diverticulitis. In his place with be Shane Carwin (12-1). Dos Santos (12-1) is 6-0 in the UFC. The winner of this fight will likely earn a shot at Velasquez’s belt.

UFC 131 takes place Saturday, June 11 at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, B.C., Canada.  The fight card is below.

Pay-Per-View Bouts
Junior Dos Santos vs. Shane Carwin
Jon Olav Einemo vs. Dave Herman
Mac Danzig vs. Donald Cerrone
Demian Maia vs. Mark Munoz
Kenny Florian vs. Diego Nunes

Spike TV Preliminary Bouts
Sam Stout vs. Yves Edwards
Jesse Bongfeldt vs. Chris Weidman

Preliminary Bouts
Dustin Poirier vs. Jason Young
Krzystof Soszynksi vs. Igor Pokrajac
Nick Ring vs. James Head
Joey Beltran vs. Aaron Rosa
Darren Elkins vs. Michihiro Omigawa

UFC 131 Tickets