This was the fight I was asking for, but to join 167...
The Nov 9 date is scheduled to be another "Fight Night" so it makes little sense to have two fighters that get so much headline an event that will be on free TV in North America.
The increase in Brazilian media has been a good thing with rumors leaking quicker out if brazil, but these reports often literally get lost in translation...
- these two will likely meet at some point
- Nov 9 is a FS-1 or FS-2 event
- Novembers PPV is Nov 16, it's the 20th anniversary show, no way they under-cut it a week earlier