|Nickname Money||Birthdate 05/01/1985|
|Height / Weight 5'6" - 145||Place of Birth Hanford, California|
UFC 142 results: Jose Aldo defeats Chad Mendes by knockout at 4:59 of round 1
Chad Mendes is a former #1 ranked NCAA wrestler who has made a very solid transition to mixed martial arts. Mendes trains out of Team Alpha Male with the likes of Urijah Faber and Joseph Benavidez. He is currently undefeated at 8-0 and is working toward a featherweight title shot.