Originally Posted by The Donosaur
I think it should only happen if both champs have defended their belt 3 times already that year. If they are regularly defending their belt against the #1 contender then yeah go for it. Unfortunately that never happens.
I was gonna say 2 times, but EXACTLY. If a champion defends their belt 2 or 3 times in 1 year, I would have absolutely no problem with them chasing a vanity fight in a different weight class. Aside from that, stay in your own division, and defend your belt.