Alltel Arena, North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, Andre Berto WINS against Miguel Figueroa by TKO in [23] It has since been ruled that Berto's positive test was the result of contamination, and Berto regained his boxing license.

On April 16, 2011, Berto's reign as WBC welterweight champion came to an abrupt end in a fight which proved to be one of the biggest upsets of 2011 at the hands of a moving up in weight form 140 "Vicious" Victor Ortíz.

In the last few week... Former two division champion Devon Alexander is only a few days away from his scheduled bout with fellow former champion Andre Berto.

Berto won the fight by a controversial unanimous decision with scores of 114–113 on two of the scorecards and 116–111 on the third scorecard in a fight which most thought Collazo might have won. Berto entered the 2004 Olympic trials as the top-ranked American in the 152-pound division, and seemed a lock to make the Olympic squad, but he was disqualified in the fourth and final round of his opening bout when he shoved opponent Juan McPherson to the canvas.

To date, the foundation has built over 15 freshwater wells, as well as rebuilding orphanages and constructing recreational programs for kids. Earlier this month, Vargas won a ten round unanim... Former welterweight champion Andre Berto is ready to follow in the footsteps of his family members.

One judge scored the bout 114–113 for Alexander, but the remaining two judges overruled, both scoring 115–112 in favor of Berto, giving him the win.

Berto emerged as a champion once again when Zaveck’s corner stopped the fight after the fifth round because the Slovenian’s right eye was badly swollen. In the late 2000s he was considered a rising star in the welterweight division, as well as a highly regarded young prospect in boxing. 09, 2005 •

Berto won by split-decision (SD). Devon Alexander. Andre Berto and Floyd Mayweather have agreed to fight in September (Getty). Berto returned to action in April 2010, gaining an eighth-round TKO of Carlos Quintana in Sunrise, Florida.

Berto is 30-3 with 23 knockouts in his career. He held the title until 2011, successfully defending the belt five times. It’s about being extremely comfortable. Berto, who had been involved in supporting Haiti before the earthquake, stepped up his relief efforts after the earthquake, and still visits when he can. On May 19, 2007, Berto defeated Martinus Clay by seventh-round technical knockout.

#StayTru #BeWhoUAre #1804, A photo posted by Andre Berto (@andreberto) on Mar 3, 2014 at 4:22pm PST. Andre Berto: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know, Copyright © 2020 Heavy, Inc. All rights reserved. At the time of stoppage, Porter was ahead on all scorecards, 79–71, 79–74, and 78–73. 12, 2015 •

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA, Andre Berto WINS against Roberto Valenzuela by TKO in 30, 2009 •

Multiple members of the Berto family would become involved in combat sports.

"It was all dust and rubble," Berto told the Los Angeles Times in 2011. NYCB LIVE, Uniondale, New York, Andre Berto WINS against Devon Alexander by SD in Born into a large family, Berto first learned how to box from his father when he was 10 years old.

Andre Berto, Sergiy Derevyanchenko & Terrell Gausha join The PBC Podcast click here to get video transcript, Berto vs Porter Full Fight: April 22, 2017 - PBC on Showtime click here to get video transcript, Berto vs Alexander Full Fight: August 4, 2018 - PBC on FOX click here to get video transcript. "[46][47], Porter earned $1 million whilst Berto got the higher amount of $1.2 million for the fight. Back in 2008, Andre Berto was given the opportunity to win his first world title and he took advantage of it. Porter used power shots to the body of Berto to wear him down over the rounds. Andre Berto edged Devon Alexander by split decision (115-112, 114-113, 115-112) in a matchup of former welterweight world champions.

The Ring called the action-packed bout the Fight of the Year after Berto was floored in Round 1, Ortiz was dropped in Round 2, and both fighters went to the canvas in Round 6. Andre has been heavy handed throughout his career. That same thing will kill you at the end of the day.”.