Mikkel Kessler: Dennis Ceylan can defeat Ryan Walsh & go onto win world titles

Danish boxing legend Mikkel Kessler is backing Dennis Ceylan (17-0-1, 8 KOs) to win the European Featherweight title when he meets British Champion Ryan Walsh (21-1-1, 10 KOs) on Saturday night at the Arena Nord in Frederikshavn. Kessler, a former five-time World Champion, has offered the Aarhus-boxer some words of advice ahead of his European title challenge, and says he believes...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
9 days ago

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

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...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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