Shane Carwin will face UFC newcomer Jon Olav Einemo at UFC 131 on June 11 in Vancouver.
Einemo sports a 6-1 mixed martial arts record with his only loss being by decision to Fabricio Werdum.
The Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt is the only man to defeat multiple-time BJJ champion Roger Gracie in the Abu Dhabi Combat Club tournament.
Now healthy, Carwin faces the 6’6″ Noregian.
UFC 131 is expected to take place at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver on June 11. Heavyweights Brock Lesnar and Junior Dos Santos are expected to headline the card.
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