Charles Cheeks

LFA BACK IN HOUSTON FOR LFA 26 ODOMS vs. HUGHES

MAIN EVENT: LFA HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION RICHARD "THE BLACK EAGLE" ODOMS vs. JEFF "LIGHTS OUT" HUGHES HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3RD LIVE on AXS TV ARENA THEATRE in HOUSTON, TEXAS  Tickets are on sale NOW through Arena Theatre HOUSTON, Texas - Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA) officials announced today LFA will return home to Houston, TX for LFA 26. The main event will feature LFA Heavyweight Champion Richard "The Black Eagle" Odoms defending his title for the first time since he won it at LFA 15. Standing opposite him in the cage will be Ohio's Jeff "Lights Out" Hughes. LFA 26 - Odoms vs. Hughes takes place Friday, November 3rd at the Arena Theatre in Houston, Texas. The entire main card will be televised live and nationwide on AXS TV at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m.…

Legacy Fighting Alliance 26 – Charles Cheeks

By Lance Edwards Charles Cheeks (11-6) made his LFA debut at the very first event when he featured in the co-main event facing the seasoned UFC veteran Damon Jackson (12-2-1).  Some twenty-five events later, Cheeks returns to the LFA cage to face Westin Wilson (5-2). For this event Cheeks feels that we will see a different fighter than the one we saw previously against Jackson. Cheeks initially started training in more traditional arts. “In 2009 I started with traditional karate. I started watching the UFC. It was when Rampage and Rashad were on The Ultimate Fighter. I had wrestled in high school, and done a year in college, so thought I’d give it a try. I did karate to learn to kick. I did it for two years then had…