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Chad Mendes is Married to Wife: Abby Raines. Kids.

Image of Chad Mendes and Abby Raines with their daughter, Tallulah Mendes

American mixed martial arts fighter Chad Mendes was born on May 1, 1985. His career started on October 10, 2010, when he fought in World Extreme Cagefighting, which eventually merged with Ultimate Fighting Championships. He was one of the fighters who was transferred to UFG.

Mendes defeated Ricardo Lamas in a match at UFC Fight Night 63 in 2015. Mendes surprisingly won by TKO in the first round, winning the first-ever Performance of the Night award.

On June 10, 2016, Mendes took a USADA out-of-competition test that resulted in a potential doping violation. However, on July 20, 2016, Mendes was reported by USADA to be positive for  GHRP-6, a growth hormone release stimulator, and suspended for two years, ineligible to compete again until June 10, 2018.

Mendes’ suspension from USADA did not stop him from competing; on January 30, 2017, he took part in Submission Underground 3 and defeated Jeff Glover, a 27-time Grapplers Quest champion from Brazil and a world champion in jiu-jitsu. Back again at fighting in UFG’s ring, Mendes faced Alexander Volkanovski on the 29th of December in 2018.

He lost to Volkanovski by technical knockout in the second round. After the solemn defeat, he was awarded the Fight of the Night award, and soon after, Mendes proceeded with his retirement from the sport. Currently, Mendes announced that he was released from his UFG contract by his request and proceeded with a multi-fight contract with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship.

However, it was revealed that he is still under contract with UFG and permitted to compete in Bare Knuckle. On February 19, 2022, he debuted at KnuckleMania 2 and defeated Joshuah Alvarez via technical knockout.

Is Chad Mendes Married to Wife? We will find out about his personal life, marriage, and love life in the article below.

Chad Mendes has been Married to his wife, Abby Raines, since 2017

Image of Chad Mendes with his wife, Abby Raines
Chad Mendes with his wife, Abby Raines

Abby Raines, a sport-loving woman, is the mixed martial arts fighter Chad Mendes’ wife and is said to be an avid fan of her husband as she was a regular on Mendes’ matches. This cute couple shared common interests, and it is no surprise for the two to eventually start a romance. 

The couple dated for a while before tying the knot and proceeded with their wedding at The HideOut Kirkwood in California on August 5, 2017. The husband and wife share adorable pictures of them on their socials, and there is no denying how in love they are with each other as Raines gives birth to their first child, Tallulah Mendes.

Abby Raines’ Biography

Chad Mendes’ wife, Abby Raines, was born in the United States in 1985; while little is known about her family, it was said that she came from a line of athletes and fighters. She is also an athlete herself, with volleyball serving as her primary sport.

The only other thing that is known about Abby is that she attended West Virginia University and graduated in 2009 after playing volleyball while attending Washington High School in Washington, Missouri.

Chad Mendes’ Kids

Image of Chad Mendes and Abby Raines with their daughter, Tallulah Mendes
Chad Mendes and Abby Raines with their daughter, Tallulah Mendes

Chad Mendes’ wife and he had a daughter named Tallulah Mendes, born in 2019. In 2021, the couple welcomed another baby girl full of joy, not much is known about the name of their second daughter, but the couple is seen posting on their Instagram pictures of their family together.

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