Originally Posted by Davisty69
This isn't going to happen. Silva has already said that the LHW division is Lyoto's to win. He's just jumping in the good fights.
agreed. Silva has said in interviews that the lhw belt is Lyoto's so i cannot see him campaigning to get a shot ahead of his friend and training partner.
The last thing I want to happen is a Pride like situation where champions are involved in repeated non title fights. The only reason this one happened was an emergency counter programming move by UFC against Affliction.