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Lucian Bute is Open To Facing Kessler in Denmark Clash

IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (30-0, 24KOs), should he defeat Carl Froch (28-2, 20KOs) on Saturday night in Nottingham, is open to the idea of facing WBC silver light heavyweight champio...Read More

Kessler: Bute Low-Balled Me, Johnson Can Beat Him

Mikkel Kessler recently sat down with Lionheart Boxing to discuss a variety of subjects, including his upcoming challenge for the WBO super middleweight title against champion Robert Stieglitz, the re...Read More

Kessler's Fee For Bute Not Even Close To Pavlik's Info

Sources with direct knowledge of the negotiations advised BoxingScene.com that Mikkel Kessler was getting "far less" than the reported $3.5 million to fight IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute...Read More

Bute's Promoter: Mikkel Kessler Taking The Safer Path

Jean Bedard, President of promotional firm InterBox, is surprised with the direction being taken by Mikkel Kessler and his team. As BoxingScene.com had reported on Friday, Kessler (44-2, 33KOs) is li...Read More

Sauerland: Bute, Stieglitz Fights on The Table For Kessler

Mikkel Kessler's promoter, Sauerland Event, are still trying to decide which fighter is going to become the Danish star's next opponent. The two frontrunners are Lucian Bute and Robert Stieglitz. Prom...Read More

Super Seventh: Bute Clears the Way for Kessler

by Cliff Rold - Making his third straight start at the electric Bell Centre in the town he call home, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 31-year old Romanian IBF Super Middleweight titlist Lucian Bute (28-0, 2...Read More

Kessler: Me Against Bute, You Might Says It's Revenge

Former super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler has no problem with going to Montreal for a fight with IBF champion Lucian Bute. Kessler is going to take a tune-up fight before the summer. Renan St-...Read More

Bute vs Pavlik Also Being Considered, Says Jean Bedard

Jean Bedard, President on InterBox, said former middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik is also in the running to fight IBF super middleweight champ Lucian Bute. Pavlik is back against Alfonso Lopez on the...Read More

Lucian Bute: I'm Ready To Fight Kessler Anywhere

IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (28-0, 23KOs) is ready to leave Canada for a big fall showdown with former champion Mikkel Kessler. The Danish boxer was present as Bute knocked out Brian M...Read More

Kessler: I'm Ready For Bute, Then The Super Six Winner

Super middleweight Mikkel Kessler (43-2, 32 KOs) sat ringside at the Bell Centre in Montreal, as Lucian Bute retained his IBF title for the seventh time with a ten round knockout of Brian Magee. Last ...Read More

Bute-Kessler Wheels Continue To Turn as Magee Looms

In the presence of dozens of fans gathered at the Cage aux Sports at the Bell Centre for the InterBox Gala scheduled for Saturday, the two main headliners, world IBF super middleweight champion Lucian...Read More

Lucian Bute on Fighting Mikkel Kessler, Training, More

Unbeaten, Romanian-born southpaw IBF super middleweight titlist Lucien Bute of Canada will look to make a fight with former WBC and WBA king, Mikkel Kessler, of Denmark, if he defeats southpaw Brian M...Read More

Bute vs Kessler is Being Discussed, Says Sauerland

Former champion Mikkel Kessler of Denmark is coming off a career-threatening injury. But he’s not looking at a tune-up. The Dane is targeting undefeated IBF champion Lucian Bute in his comeback fight....Read More