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Mikkel Kessler Officially Announces His Retirement

Mikkel "The Viking Warrior" Kessler confirmed his retirement in an interview with Euroman. Previously Kessler told members of the media he was retired, but left the door open for what he called a “meg...Read More

DeGale on Facing Kessler Next: That's a Hell of a Fight!

IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale (21-1, 14KOs) is hungry to get a big name in his first defense of title he captured last month with a twelve round decision victory over Andre Dirrell in B...Read More

Hearn: Hopkins, Bute, Kessler in The Mix For DeGale

IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale, 21-1 (14 KOs), looks set to make the first defence of his title in October, with some marquee names lined up as possible opponents. DeGale, 29, made hi...Read More

Khattab Says Kessler Slammed Him Over Performance

Khattab (10-0, 3 KOs) reveals that Mikkel Kessler was anything but happy with his performance in Frederikshavn last month. Improvements are needed against Mikheil Khutsishvili (37-22, 18 KOs) at the B...Read More

Sauerland Event, Matchroom Boxing Form Historic TV Deal

Team Sauerland and Matchroom Boxing have agreed an historic TV rights deal to share their big fight nights. The fantastic deal for fight fans will see 12 World title fights in Germany broadcast li...Read More

Mikkel Kessler: Unable To Get Froch or Ward, So I'll Retire

Former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler confirmed an earlier story by Per Ake Persson on BoxingScene.com, by releasing a statement that he's indeed going to retire from boxing. K...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Claims Retirement, No Comeback

Former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler tells Ekstrabladet that he's now officially retired. Kessler´s last fight was in May of 2013 when he lost the rematch to Carl Froch in Lon...Read More

Mikkel Kessler-Lucian Bute in Play For Next Spring?

A few days ago, former champion Lucian Bute (31-2, 24KOs) withdrew from a planned return on December 6th in Montreal. The Canadian star suffered a back injury during training. But his promoter, Jean B...Read More

Mikkel Kessler is Now Hinting at Possible Retirement

Former world champion Mikkel Kessler is now telling Danish media that he´s tired of waiting for the big fights and is hinting at retirement. Kessler announced about six months ago that he wanted to re...Read More

Kessler Urges For Froch Trilogy, Andre Ward Rematch

Former champion Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35KOs), 35-years-old, is ready to return to the ring - but he wants a big fight upon returning. Kessler has two targets in mind - IBF/WBA 'regular' super midd...Read More

Hearn: Froch-Kessler 3, Froch-DeGale Possible on 1/31

CARL FROCH is edging towards a third fight with Mikkel Kessler on January 31 - and snubbing British rival James DeGale. The Cobra, 37, is on the brink of agreeing a deal to face Dane Kessler at the...Read More

Kessler: Too Early For Groves, I Want Froch Trilogy

"The Viking Warrior' Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35KOs) is still hungry for a trilogy fight with IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight champion Carl Froch. Kessler won the first bout with a hard fought twelv...Read More

DeGale's Trainer Jabs Hunter, Talks Froch and Kessler

James DeGale needed to produce a big performance at Wembley Stadium last month, something he certainly delivered. On one of the biggest nights in British boxing history, the 2008 Beijing Gold medalli...Read More

Hearn Talks Chavez, Kessler, DeGale For Carl Froch

Promoter Eddie Hearn says Carl Froch's options are open but he expects the super-middleweight world champion to continue his boxing career in the not too distant future. Froch settled the simmering...Read More

Kessler: I Feel Very Confident of Beating Froch in Trilogy

Former champion Mikkel Kessler was ringside on Saturday night at Wembley Stadium in London, and watched Carl Froch retain his IBF/WBA 'regular' super middleweight titles with an eight round knockout o...Read More

Mikkel Kessler: Groves Must Give Froch Hell To Win!

Former champion Mikkel "Viking Warrior" Kessler is a very interested party in Saturday's super middleweight grudge rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves, taking place before 80,000 fans at Wemb...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Already Hard at Work For His Ring Return

The Viking Warrior, Mikkel Kessler (46-3), is never out of shape but on May 27th trainer Jimmy Montoya arrived to Copenhagen for a month of serious boxing training and on Wednesday Kessler sparred wit...Read More

Golovkin's Promoter Interested in Kessler Clash

Before Mikkel Kessler started his press conference in Copenhagen to announce his comeback, an interested party had made a call to inquire about a potential fight. According to Danish tabloid Ekstra...Read More

Kessler: Groves, Ward, Froch or Golovkin - I'm Ready!

Mikkel Kessler and Kalle Sauerland will stage a press conference today in Copenhagen to talk about the future. It was first believed that Kessler would announce his retirement but Danish paper Ekstrab...Read More

Kessler Open To Facing Ward, Golovkin, Froch, Groves

Mikkel Kessler is set to make an announcement about his career at a press conference on Wednesday. The former super-middleweight champion has not fought since losing a rematch to Carl Froch last May. ...Read More