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Photos: Chris John is Honored By Indonesia's President

The WBA Fighter of the decade, Chris “The Dragon” John was honored today by Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono at the Mandala Krida Stadium in Jakarta Indonesia.

John 48-0-3 with 18 World Featherweight title defences was presented with the Bintang Jasa Star medal, for outstanding contributions towards John’s native Indonesia the homeland of 242 million people.

This further cements John’s status as the Indonesian people’s champion and a national icon.

“I do everything for Indonesia, it is honor to represent my people and the World Boxing Association and make them proud” - John said.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Boxing Bob on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=Tommy Gun;13853160]Lamest champion of all time[/QUOTE] overprotected for sure, but not the lamest champion of all time. If the reports are true, he makes buttloads of cash staying home

Comment by sterling on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=$Natedatpkid$;13852600]"I am honored to say its been great ever since we got rid of the police force and put you in charge. Beating up on all of our taxi drivers and mail men have really made the crime rate drop!"…

Comment by Carlos Alberto on 10-18-2013

Classic example of modern day propaganda, 'If you tell a lie long enough, people will believe it.' Chris John is a lie!

Comment by Bigg Rigg on 10-18-2013

Lamest champion of all time

Comment by Hougigo on 10-18-2013

[QUOTE=SnakeVen0m;13852796][I]"He always fights the best!" "Quicker than quick, never gives in! Stronger than strong, fighting to win! Making his people, prooouuuuudddd!!!!"[/I][/QUOTE] Man, I don't care what people say. John goes hard for having his own damn theme song

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