Andre Berto Wiki Biography
Andre Michael Berto, nicknamed The Beast, was born on September 7, 1983, in Winter Haven, Florida, USA, to Haitian parents. He is a professional boxer who has twice won the welterweight world title. Andre Berto has been fighting professionally since 2004 and has amassed a substantial net worth. nAndre Berto’s net worth is unknown. It has been revealed that his current net worth is estimated to be $12 million.
Andre Berto Net Worth $12 Million
Berto’s father was a professional mixed martial artist who instilled in his children a love of the sport. Revelina Berto, the sister, and James Edson Berto, the brother, are both MMA fighters. Andre won a bronze medal in the welterweight world championship in Bangkok in 2003, according to his amateur record. He failed to qualify for the US Olympic squad a year later, instead he represented Haiti at the Olympic Games in Athens, where he was eliminated in the first round by Frenchman Xavier Noel. He fought in nearly 200 fights as an amateur.
Andre has been fighting professionally since 2004, and from 2004 until the end of 2006, he had sixteen victories. In February 2007, he defeated Norberto Bravo in the first round by technical knockout, three months later he defeated Martinus Clay in the seventh round, and on July 27th, he defeated Cosme Rivera in another big fight. David Estrada was lost by technical knockout in the eleventh round in his last fight in 2007. Andre’s financial wealth and reputation grew as a result of all of these confrontations.
Berto won the championship belt in 2008 after defeating Michel Trabant and Miguel Angel Rodriguez. Following that, he successfully defended his title against Steve Forbes and Luiz Collazo, then in May, he defeated Juan Urango. He had a fight with Shane Mosley on the 30th of January, 2010, but withdrew from the fight due to the earthquake in Haiti (12th of January, 2010), which affected members of his family. On April 10th, 2010, he returned to the ring and defeated Carlos Quintana by TKO. Of course, Andre Berto’s net worth has grown with each triumph.
It should be noted that a portion of the proceeds from his boxing had been donated to Haitian earthquake victims. Andre Berto defended the WBC title for the second time on November 27, 2010, against Freddy Hernandez. Berto defeated him again in the first round, this time by TKO. Andre lost his debut fight in the professional ring on April 16, 2011, to Victor Ortiz, losing on points and losing the WBC crown as a result.
Berto met IBF champion Jan Zaveck on September 3, 2011, and won in the fifth round after the ring doctor stopped the fight due to cuts on the Slovenian champion’s face. After losing two more championship fights, he won the WBA World Welterweight title by defeating Josesito Lopez. However, on September 12, 2015, the boxer lost on points to Floyd Mayweather Jr. with three belts on the line, yet that was only his fourth loss in 34 fights – Mayweather is undefeated in 50! Finally, Andre Berto’s personal life includes a long-term romance with Miss Kentucky, USA beauty pageant winner Kia Hampton.
|Full Name||Andre Berto|
|Net Worth||$12 Million|
|Date Of Birth||September 7, 1983|
|Place Of Birth||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.74 m)|
|Weight||147 lbs (66.56 kg)|
|Parents||Wilnise Berto, Dieuseul Berto|
|Siblings||James Edson Berto|
|Awards||World Amateur Championships (bronze-2003), National Golden Gloves champion, National PAL champion, U.S. amateur championship medalist, 22 state titles in Florida|
|Nominations||IBF Welterweight Champion, WBC welterweight title, WBC Interim Welterweight champion, WBA welterweight title|