Thompson Wishes To Face Condit

There is no denying that Carlos Condit is one of the most talented UFC welterweight champions.


He is quite popular with many fan followers. He is known as the Natural Born Killer. He was the interim UFC welterweight champion of the world as he rode a 5 fight win streak. There are many admirers and competitors that look up to him and Stephen Thompson is one to name a few. Stephen Thompson lost the title recently and is all set to make his future look brighter again. This American revealed in an interview recently that he would wish to fight back soon and Carlos Condit is one of the possible opponents he wishes to fight with. Doctors have given him physical therapy for a few weeks and it’s been going on pretty well. He is a bit sore and knee is swollen, but he will be ready and fit to fight in September.

His main target is Carlos Condit and Robbie Lawyer that have inspired him to come back. Thompson wishes to face somebody from the top 5. Carlos Condit is on his wish list and it would be a quite an interesting fight to watch. The American mixed martial artist Condit has never been knocked out due to strikes till date. He has fought brilliantly in World Extreme Cagefighting and also for Pancrase and Shootboxing in Japan. During the WEC which took place in 2007, he defeated Kyle Jensen through submission.

Condit is known for his striking skills in addition to submissions and endurance. The welterweight champion now trains in New Mexico for Jackson’s Submission Fighting. He started wrestling when he was 9 years old and continued even in high school. At the age of 15, he began training in Gaidojutsu. Condit became a professional when he turned 18 and took less than a minute to show his submission skills against Nick Roscorta in Mexico in 2002.