Din Thomas has drawn the task of representing the sport of mixed martial arts against former boxing world champ Ricardo Mayorga on Saturday at Shine Fights 3.

The affable Thomas understands the responsibility and told Sherdog.com that he is confident he will be up to the task. The former top-ranked lightweight spoke with Greg Savage in Los Angeles last Wednesday and discussed his preparation, strategy and his willingness to stand and trade with the noted pugilist.

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