WELP. USADA is certainly making themselves heard in the weird and wonderful world of the UFC.
I didn’t do my homework and that was a big mistake. I own it and I’m going to pay for it.
— chad mendes (@chadmendes) June 18, 2016
Mendes most recently fought back in December in a losing effort against Frankie Edgar in the finale of ‘The Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs Team Faber.’ He also famously stepped in to take on Conor McGregor at UFC 189 as a last-minute replacement for José Aldo. The 31-year-old sports a career record of 17-7.