Chad Mendes can make a claim to another shot at the UFC featherweight title this evening when he faces Nik Lentz at UFC on FOX 9.
Mendes, who has picked up four straight finishes since his loss to Aldo in 2012, is viewed as the next contender after “Scarface” faces Ricardo Lamas in early 2014.
After cutting down to the limit for his division, “Money” let everybody know he is back hydrated.
“FIIIIGHT DAYY!! It’s finally time!” the fighter posted on Twitter. “My weights back up and I’m feeling like a beast! LETS DO THIS!!”
FightLine will have complete coverage of the entire card beginning with the online prelim at 4:30 p.m. ET.
FIIIIGHT DAYY!! It's finally time! My weights back up and I'm feeling like a beast! LETS DO THIS!!
— chad mendes (@chadmendes) December 14, 2013