Born in September 7, 1983 Andre Berto is a Haitian-American professional boxer and is two time welterweight world champion.
Berto was introduced to boxing by his father after being tortured and getting beat by his classmates and after that boxing just became a support for him to stay out of trouble. As an amateur, he won a bronze medal in 2003 World Amateur Championship while he maintained a staggering record of winning 22 state titles in Florida. As a professional boxer he captured WBC welterweight title by defeating Miguel Rodriguez by a technical knockout blow. He defended it against Steve Forbes in 2008. He made his second defense against Luis Collazo and again against Juan Urango in 2009.
Full Name: Andre Michael Berto
Nick Name: The Beast, Mike
Occupation: Professional Boxer
Date of Birth: September 7, 1983
Birth Place: Winter Haven, Polk County, United States
Father Name: Dieuseul Berto
Mother Name: Unknown
Siblings: He has six siblings including brother James Edson Besto who is Professional martial arts.
Andre Berto Body Statistics:
Height: 1.69m, 5’7”
Chest size: 43 inches
Arms/ Biceps: 16 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Andre Berto Favorite things:
Best Fighter: Marvin Hagler
Best Movie: Life
Best Football Team: Brazilian team, Tampa Bay
Andre Berto Net Worth: $15 million
Relationship status: He is not dating anyone.
Andre Berto facts:
Andre’s reason for starting boxing was because of experiencing torture by his classmates.
At the 2003 World Amateur Championships, he managed to win the bronze medal.
Andre won 22 state titles in Florida during his amateur career.
His professional boxing debut was in December 4, 2004 against the American boxer Michael Robinson at Barton Coliseum.
He was involved in many charity actions for Haiti after the disastrous earthquake.
Andre first appeared in the TV series Golden Boy Boxing as a ringside guest.