Thiago SIlva will take on also undefeated light-heavyweight Lyoto Machida at UFC 94 in January 2009, but also has some predictions he gladly shared with Tatame.com.

Thaigo’s pretty confident in a couple of the fellow 205ers who will be fighting in the near future. According to Silva, the light-heavyweight champ will be…?

Analyzing the huge fights in 205 division in December and January, TATAME.com challenged Thiago, and he made his bets in each fight. Starting with the title fight, between the champion Forrest Griffin and the challenger Rashad Evans, Thiago bet: “I think that Rashad is in an excellent phase in his career, I bet on him”, point the Brazilian, who commented the fight between Wanderlei Silva and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, that happen in the same night. “Of course I’ll cheer for Wanderlei, always to Brazilians. Although I’m making my second fight against Brazilians, I have to cheer to my people…Wanderlei has great conditions to win”, says the ATT athlete.

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