Rory MacDonald Intensely Focused on Che Mills No Matter How Media Ranks Him

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

ATLANTA -- UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald spoke to MMA Fighting today at the UFC 145 open workouts about Che Mills, his opponent on Saturday night. MacDonald adamantly made the point that no matter where the media ranks Mills, he is looking to perform to the best of his abilities. He also discussed how the complexion of the fight on Saturday determines what kind of fight he gets next. Lastly, MacDonald opened up about his coach and trainer Firas Zahabi being as much a trainer as he is a mentor.

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