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Mikkel Kessler's Boxing Future is Still Undecided

By Per Ake Persson

The Viking Warrior, former super middleweight king Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35KOs), became a father for the first time around Christmas. A private matter it may seem, but Kessler is on the record telling reporters that he would never enter the ring as a parent. However, he was recently interviewed in BT and Kessler left the door open for a continued career but nothing is decided yet. Kessler has been out of the ring, and the limelight, since losing a twelve round decision in a rematch with Carl Froch in May of last year.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by uncommon on 01-24-2014

[QUOTE=BattlingNelson;14166178]True, but it's a bit over the top comparing Kessler to Hagler. :)[/QUOTE] I compared how one ended his career and how one [I]may[/I] end his career. I did not compare fighters.

Comment by BattlingNelson on 01-24-2014

[QUOTE=uncommon;14166162]Hagler retired with a loss. I don't evaluate his abilities based on that last loss.[/QUOTE] True, but it's a bit over the top comparing Kessler to Hagler. :)

Comment by uncommon on 01-24-2014

Hagler retired with a loss. I don't evaluate his abilities based on that last loss.

Comment by Jloro on 01-24-2014

WAR KESSLER. He could probably beat Froch in another fight. In their last one it was still close and Kessler could hurt him.

Comment by Scary on 01-24-2014

[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;14165772]That's pretty shocking that a veteran of the sport with his experience would not know to pace himself properly in training camp.[/QUOTE] Well, I guess as age progresses something else decreases.

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