Andre Berto’s potent mix of speed and power led to 27 consecutive victories before his slugfest loss to Victor Ortiz. He’s confident that he’ll win their rematch on Feb. 11 because he’s trained to add finesse to his raw athleticism.
Fans voted Victor Ortiz’s thrilling unanimous decision victory over Andre Berto to be the “Fight of the Year” in RingTV.com’s readers’ choice poll. Both welterweights hit the deck twice during their hotly contested title bout on April 16.
Victor Ortiz’s intentional headbutts against Floyd Mayweather Jr. may jeopardize his Nevada license, and thus, his rematch with Andre Berto at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Feb. 11.
Both Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto said they could have fought better in their first bout, a 2011 fight-of-the-year candidate, at the L.A. press conference for thier anticipated rematch on Feb. 11 in Las Vegas.
Andre Berto gives his opinion on Victor Ortiz’s performance against Floyd Mayweather, who he says would like to fight after avenging his loss to Ortiz in thier anticipated rematch on Feb. 11.
Former two-time welterweight titleholder Andre Berto answered questions about his anticipated rematch with Victor Ortiz on Feb. 11 during a recent media roundtable. Lou DiBella and Stephen Espinoza also participated.
Stephen Espinoza: “The message is that we will be opportunistic and that we will compete at the highest level for the most quality events.”