Kirk plans with Bones

Kirk is allowed to decline but another champion would be chosen. Kirk doesn't think Spock can take the other guy in his condition so Kirk says he'll fight. His plan is to just quit if it looks rough so Spock will win

Kirk is allowed to decline but another champion would be chosen. Kirk doesn’t think Spock can take the other guy in his condition so Kirk says he’ll fight. His plan is to just quit if it looks rough so Spock will win