Whether it was the controversy from the fans or the desire to not sit on the shelf till Nov., Carlos Condit has had a change of heart. Condit’s Manager Malki Kawa had originally hinted via twitter  that “The Natural Born Killer” presence has been requested to Vegas. The internet swarmed with rumors of a rematch, and quickly after, UFC President Dana White verified.

the rumor is true. Carlos did accept the fight today and Carlos is coming on Friday not thur…. carlos wanted it.

When asked about the issue on Diaz’ retirement after the decision loss, White had this to say.

nick wanted the rematch the same night

Should negotiations go well, Condit, the current interim welterweight champ will risk his title shot against champ Georges St-Pierre to take on Nick Diaz once again in hopes of making a clear cut top contender.