TUFFwarrior : Chike Lindsay
Who: Chike Lindsay, 27 years old from Bangkok Boxing Fitness out of Atlanta, GA , USA
Division: Currently fight at 154lb (70 kg)
Why him?: He started fighting when I was 20. When he was 18 he started falling in love with Muay Thai and his favorite thing to watch became K-1 Max. A year later at 19 he stepped into the gym and after his first lesson my coach (Khunpon) said to him that he had a future in fighting and that he wanted to have him fight at 155 in K-1 Max.
His mother has always been a positive influence and role model in his life.
Claim to fame:
* The IMTO title. IMTO won from Muay Thai legend, Matee "Dragon Leg" Jedeepitak His fight against Matee, for the IMTO world title in 2008. He feels like he gave him the first round just feel me out a little bit. The second, hegained momentum, the third round he came back on him, he landed a good flying knee on him. In the fourth round they went back and fourth with a lot of hard exchanges. In the fifth round he made sure he secured victory by dropping him to the floor with a left hook, two times, for two standing eight counts.