One of the top featherweight prospects in the sport is no longer a free agent as Team Alpha Male fighter,
The signing was first reported by
Mendes, who trains with former WEC featherweight champion
He may not have influenced his college wrestling decision, but Faber was quick to work with Mendes when he made his decision to move into the world of MMA. Mendes has been working with Faber ever since and the results are undeniable.
Since making his debut, Mendes has gone 5-0 as a professional fighter, with 3 stoppages, and his most recent win coming by dominant decision over veteran fighter,
There has been no timeline for Mendes' WEC debut, but signs would seem to point to a January fight which would put him on the show set for the organization's return to Sacramento, where he and Faber train, and where the former champion will return to action to face