About Mikkel Kessler




Mikkel Kessler was born in 1979 in Copenhagen and is former professional boxer with the nickname “The Viking Warrior”. On 1st of February 2015 Mikkel announced his retirement from professional boxing. Since then Mikkel has spent a lof time training and developing young Danish boxing talents together with Team Kessler.


Mikkel is regarded as the best Danish boxer in history. 46 professional victories and 5 times world champion speaks for itself. In 2006 Danmarks Idrætsforbund awarded Mikkel with the Sports Name of the Year award.

Mikkel started his boxing career when he was 13 years old in Christianshavn Idrætsklub and had an impressive amateur boxing record with 44 victories out of 47 fights. Before turning pro Mikkel also won the European Championship when he was 16 year old.

The World Champion team has been gathered and they are ready to help YOU!

On Team Kessler we believe that collaboration is the only way forward! Throughout my career I was backed by my team and without them I would never have been world champion.



WBA world champion vs. Manny Siaca


WBC world champion vs. Marcus Beyer


WBA world champion vs. Dimitri Sartison


WBC world champion vs. Carl Froch


WBC world champion vs. Allan Green (Knockout of the Year)


WBA world champion vs. Brian Magee