Mikkel Kessler made it official on Friday that he’ll be coming out of retirement to resume his career at super middleweight. Kessler (46-3, 35 Kos) took part in a press conference with his promoters at Sauerland Events at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel in Denmark. Kessler retired in 2013 from the sport, and he… Continue Reading News: Kessler, Huck-Briedis, Helenius-Chisora
German promotional company Sauerland Events reportedly has a press conference scheduled this Friday to announce the important news of Danish star Mikkel Kessler’s comeback to boxing. The 38-year-old Kessler (46-3, 35 KOs) will be fighting a tune-up bout during the summer in June. Kessler will then be taking part in the World Super Boxing Series.… Continue Reading Mikkel Kessler comeback to be announced on Friday
IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) only has until Friday to decide if he’s going to fight WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) or not, because he’s been given a deadline by the British fighter. Golovkin hasn’t signed for the important unification contest with Saunders because he’s exploring the… Continue Reading Should Golovkin fight Saunders in June?
Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is taking his time in making a decision about the June fight against WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders, and it’s beginning to upset the British fighter to the point where he’s talking about giving up on the unification fight. In fact, Saunders has set a Friday deadline for Golovkin ink the… Continue Reading Saunders to Golovkin: “Sign the contract”
Anthoby Crolla (31-6-3, 13 KOs) lost for the second consecutive fight last Saturday night in getting beaten by WBA World lightweight champion Jorge Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) by a one-sided 12 round unanimous at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. The fight was televised by Sky Sports as well as Showtime Championship Boxing. The fight… Continue Reading Crolla could face Burns-Indongo winner
Light heavyweight contender Artur Beterbiev will be fighting Enrico Koelling at a still to be determined date and venue for his next fight. This will be an IBF 175 pound title eliminator for the Beterbiev-Koelling fight. The winner will be facing the winner of the Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev II fight for the IBF… Continue Reading Artur Beterbiev fights Enrico Koelling
IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) turned back another challenger to his throne last Saturday night in beating Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) by a 12 round unanimous decision. This was Golovkin not fighting with his usual care free “drama show” style of fight. All the belts #whosnext pic.twitter.com/91YIS6elGs — Gennady Golovkin… Continue Reading Golovkin: All the belts, who’s next?