Carlos Condit throws his name in the hat to face BJ Penn at UFC 132 in Las Vegas

Former WEC welterweight champion, Carlos Condit is the first to step up, and replace Jon Fitch who picked up an injury in training this week, against the legendary BJ Penn at UFC 132 on July 2nd in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Condit, posting via his Twitter page, said:

“It would be an honor to fight a legend like BJ Penn, one of my favorite fighters ever. If the call comes, I would take the fight in a second.”

Condit has climbed his way up 170 pound ladder as of late, defeating heavy handed wrestler Jake Ellenberger, Canadian prospect Rory McDonald and former title contender, Dan Hardy.

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