Found May 18, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Tomorrow night in Copenhagen, Denmark, Mikkel Kessler makes his debut in the light heavyweight division as he meets Allan Green for a silver strap from the WBC. Today, the weigh-ins were held for Kessler vs. Green, as well as the rest of the card, which features hot cruiserweight prospect Mateusz Masternak, and middleweight prospect Patrick Nielsen. View the complete weigh-in results and some notes from the event right here. Credit: Photo Wende Here are the weights from Copenhagen, Denmark. WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship (Silver): Mikkel Kessler: 169 lbs (76,7 kg) Allan Green: 171.75 lbs (77,9 kg) It's interesting that even in Kessler's debut at light heavyweight, he's coming in just a pound heavier than the super middleweight limit. Of course, Green is a fighter who has been campaigning at super middleweight as well, so he won't be at a big size disadvantage either. Middleweight: Patrick Nielsen: 163 lbs (74 kg) Gaetano Nespro: 163 lbs (74 kg) Cruis...

Kessler vs. Green results & photos: Kessler scores 4th round TKO

On Saturday evening in Copenhagen, Mikkel Kessler celebrated a successful debut at light heavyweight. Kessler ended up scoring an early knockout, but not before he survived an earlier scare of his own against American Allan Green. Below, find complete Kessler vs. Green results, as well as some photos from the event as well. The "Viking Warrior" lived up to its name...

Allan Green cocky as usual, Mikkel Kessler says it is easy to do talking in the ring

by Jorge Alarcon-Swaby    This coming Saturday, Allan Green (31-3) will step into the ring against former WBA and WBC Super Middleweight Champion Mikkel Kessler (42-2) for the WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship (Silver). The bout will take place at the Parken Stadium in Denmark. During their final press conference in Copenhagen, Green took several shots [...]

Mikkel Kessler stops Allan Green by Brutal KO

by Jorge Alarcon-Swaby Allan Green surprised everyone by knocking Mikkel Kessler down in the first round of their bout on Saturday night. For a second we all thought Kessler was done and Green would emerge as a star. That script was to good to be true but I wondered when or if things would kick [...]
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