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John Olav Einemo vs. Dave Herman

Main Card | Heavyweight · 265 lbs | MMA

Mmaweekly large Dave "Pee-Wee" Herman
Mmaweekly large "The Viking" John Olav Einemo

Herman
KO/TKO
Round 2

Dave Herman John Olav Einemo

"Pee-Wee" "The Viking"

20-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   6-1-0
Climbed to 21-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 6-2
-150 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +130 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   No Norway
Temecula, California   Fighting out of   Oslo, Norway
26 years, 8 months, 1 day   Age at Fight   35 years, 6 months, 1 day
233.0 lbs (105.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   261.0 lbs (118.4 kgs)
6'4" (194cm)   Height   6'6" (199cm)
77.0" (196cm)   Reach   81.0" (206cm)
Culture Club - Do You Really Want to Hurt Me   Walkout Music   Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child o' Mine
Team Quest   Gym   Golden Glory
UFC 131
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 131: Carwin vs. Dos Santos
  • Date: Saturday 06.11.2011 at 09:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Kevin Dornan
  • Venue: Rogers Arena
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Bout Billing: Main Card (fight 9 of 12)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 265 lbs (120.2 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Einemo Total Disclosed Pay: $85,000
  • Herman Total Disclosed Pay: $106,000
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Einemo vs. Herman Wiki Update Wiki

In the second pay per view televised bout of UFC 131, Dave "Pee Wee" Herman took on Jon Olav Einemo in a heavyweight bout. Both fighters were making their UFC organizational debut.


Einemo came bolting out of his corner but was stopped in his tracks with a Herman low kick. Einemo clinched up and worked hard to take Herman to the ground. Herman displayed good takedown defense and balance, keeping the fight on the feet. Einemo landed a couple of nice punches to the face of a smiling "Pee Wee" Herman. Herman landed a pair of strong low kicks and a well-timed knee as Einemo ducked down for a shot. In a big momentum change, Einemo caught Herman off balance and landed a takedown, quickly passing to side control. Herman, however, confidently pushed Einemo off and popped to his feet. Einemo landed several nice punches late in the round and capped it off with a takedown as the horn sounded.


Jon Olav Einemo had Herman on the defensive to begin round two, landing nice punches and a big knee in the clinch, backing Herman down and blasting him with strikes. After a brief pause to clean Herman's mouthpiece, Einemo hurt him badly and appeared to be on the verge of a knockout... only to see Herman crush Einemo with a massive knee and right hook to drop him. Herman dove on top clobbering Einemo with punches in a huge turn of events. Herman stood up and out, the two exchanged in a wild brawl until Herman dropped Einemo again, dove on top, and finished it off with strikes.


The official end came at 3:19 of round 2 via wild TKO. Speaking with Joe Rogan in the post-fight interview, Herman commented, "I like to think it was [a great fight] but I'm a little tired."

Last updated 09.26.2012, 11:37 PM ET
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Einemo vs. Herman Fight Predictions

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