Paso Robles, Calif.—(Ammoland.com)-This Saturday evening at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, Team Weatherby member, Chad Mendes, will take to the octagon to fight Dublin-born, Conor McGregor for the highly anticipated Interim UFC Featherweight Title Championship. Coverage of the main event begins at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV).
A crowd favorite in the UFC community and known for his explosive takedowns and perseverance, Mendes will be McGregor’s most formidable test to date. Chad has an overall competitive fighting record of 17-2 and is currently ranked UFC’s #1 Featherweight Contender.
“I feel so ready. I feel fast and explosive,” said Mendes. “I don’t feel full of injuries and beat up, but only time will tell. I feel great heading into Saturday night is all I can say,” Mendes continued.
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