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Mikkel Kessler officially announces retirement

Mikkel Kessler, “The Viking Warrior”, officially announced his retirement from the sport last week. Kessler had been inactive since losing his rematch against Carl Froch nearly two years, in May 2013. He finishes with a career record of 46-3, with 35 KOs. Kessler’s best win will undoubtedly remain his decision win over Froch in their first meeting, in April 2010. In a back...
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February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Andre Ward vs. Mikkel Kessler II happening & if so, is that a good thing?

Late last week the Danish news site reported that their hometown boxing hero, Mikkel Kessler, and the super middleweight phenom Andre Ward would be getting it on again. The pair originally met in November 2009 as part of the Super Six tournament, and was the first fight where boxing fans well and truly saw what Andre Ward was capable of. Entering as a moderate underdog...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves signs with Sauerland: Hint, expect Kessler and Abraham fights in near future

Team Sauerland is proud to announce the signing of George Groves (19-1, 15 KOs). The 26 year-old super middleweight star has put pen to paper and signed a long term promotional contract with Europe’s leading boxing promoter ahead of his Wembley Stadium mega-fight with Carl Froch. Credit: Team Sauerland ‘’I am extremely pleased to have signed with Team Sauerland,’’ said...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Mikkel Kessler planning comeback, ready for Golovkin, Groves or any top fighter

Following months of speculation, Mikkel Kessler has announced his intentions to continue boxing and fight his way back to the top of the sport he loves. Here's what Kessler had to say: "I've thought a lot about whether I should continue my career. "I became a father and I have a life outside of boxing that I really appreciate. I’ve got a special responsibility. So it was not a...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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