As anyone who even considered reading this article knows, Carlos Condit will be challenging Georges St-Pierre for the UFC welterweight title in the UFC 137 main event.
Riding a nine-fight win streak and widely considered the No. 2 pound-for-pound fighter in the world, it is no secret that the champion is heavily-favored in this one.
While some fans are disappointed that it will no longer be Nick Diaz stepping up to the plate against GSP, others realize the Natural Born Killer poses a real threat for the French-Canadian.
Here are three reasons why Condit is a legitimate challenge for GSP's title.