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Mikkel Kessler Backs Thorslund To Be Next Danish World Champ

Mikkel Kessler is backing Dina Thorslund (10-0, 6 KOs) to follow in his footsteps and become the next Danish World Champion when she challenges former two-time World title holder Alicia Ashley (24-11-...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Rules Out Comeback Plans, Will Remain Retired

Former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler tells BT that he´s done. There will be no comeback and the 39-year old is now officially retired again. It was in the spring of last year ...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Return on Hold, Braekhus Eyes Possible Vegas Bout

The long awaited comeback of 38-year old former WBA and WBC super middleweight champ Mikkel Kessler is on hold. Earlier this fall Kessler was hit by a case borrelia and the ex-champ told TV 2 Sporten ...Read More

Kessler Motivated: I'll Repay Support of Fans With a Great Victory

Mikkel Kessler has been forced to delay his comeback after contracting Lyme Borreliosis - a bacterial infection spread to humans by infected ticks. The former five-time World Champion had announced hi...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Hit By Borrelia, Return Delayed Until March 2018

The comeback for former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler is still on but will be delayed until March of 2018, reports BT. Kessler was in full training in August and was sparring ...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Believes Skoglund Will Shock Callum Smith

Former five-time World Champion Mikkel Kessler believes Erik Skoglund (26-0, 12 KOs) will upset the odds and defeat hometown hero Callum Smith (22-0, 17 KOs) on September 16 at the Echo Arena in Liver...Read More

Mikkel Kessler vs. Roamer Angulo Nears For November 11

According to Danish paper Ekstrabladet, in a few days it will be made public that former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler´s comeback will go ahead on November 11 at the Messecent...Read More

Mikkel Kessler vs. Roamer Alexis Angulo in Play For The Fall

According to Danish paper BT it will be Colombian Roamer Alexis Angulo (22-0 and reigning WBO Latino champ) that takes on the comebacking former WBC and WBA super middleweight champ Mikkel Kessler. ...Read More

Mikkel Kessler's Ring Return Details To Be Announced Soon

Kalle Sauerland has informed TV 2 Sporten in Denmark that both date, site and opponent are confirmed for Mikkel Kessler´s comeback and it will all be announced in the coming weeks. The 38-year old Kes...Read More

Mikkel Kessler To Pass on WBSS Wild Card, Eyes Fall Ring Return

Former world champion Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 KOs) tells Danish paper Jyllandsposten that he will not participate in the World Boxing Super Series despite being given a Wild Card to enter the tournam...Read More

Mikkel Kessler To Be Part of The World Boxing Super Series

Peter Norrelund, CEO for MTG Sports and a member of the Board at World Boxing Super Series, has told Danish paper Ekstrabladet that is has been decided to give Mikkel Kessler one of the Wild Cards - a...Read More

Kessler vs. Skoglund, Guerfi-Jamoye Update, Bauer Has New Date

Promoter Kalle Sauerland, also the chief boxing officer of the newly founded Comosa AG that will organize the World Boxing Super Series tournament, was interviewed in Danish paper BT and says he is po...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Update, Haertel vs. Mendy Set, Erik Skoglund News

Former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler has passed all of the necessary medical tests for his comeback, according to TV 2 Sport in Denmark. However, Kessler notes that there is ...Read More

Cleverly vs. Skoglund Update, Kessler-Nielsen a No-Go, More

WBA regular light heavyweight champ Nathan Cleverly´s defence against Swede Erik Skoglund is still lingering. Under Swedish legislation a promoter must apply for longer distances than 12 minutes 60 da...Read More

Kessler: Desire is Still There, I Want To Become The Best Again

Danish boxing legend Mikkel Kessler (46-3, 35 KOs) announced his plans to return to the ring at a press conference today at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel. The former five-time World Champio...Read More

Froch Admits That He Does Have Interest in Kessler Trilogy at 175

COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, former super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler is making a comeback. The 38-year-old Dane, known as the "Viking Warrior," said Frid...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Makes Return To Boxing Official, Wants World Title

It´s official: Mikkel Kessler is coming back to boxing. At a press conference earlier today in Copenhagen, the former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion announced that he is coming back to the ri...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Ring Return in Play For World Boxing Super Series

Team Sauerland stage a press conference tomorrow at an upscale hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark, to announce "big news for Danish boxing". And the big news is according to Danish media that the Viking War...Read More

Mikkel Nielsen vs. Flavio Turelli on Ceylan-Lowe Card

Mikkel Nielsen (2-0, 1 KO) faces a tough test in just his third professional fight on March 18 at the Ceres Arena in Aarhus as he takes on Switzerland’s Flavio Turelli (11-12-2, 1 KO) in a six-round s...Read More

Dina Thorslund Wants Mikkel Kessler as a Number Boy

Danish super bantamweight Dina Thorslund (7-05, KOs) demands gender equality in the ring and has asked for a number boy for her WBC Youth World title fight against Xenia Jorneac (7-1, 2 KOs) on Saturd...Read More