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Berto's impressive power yields top prospect honors

Originally Published: December 28, 2006
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Andre Berto's entrance into the world of combat sports should come as no surprise.

His father, Dieuseul Berto, an immigrant from Haiti, is a boxing, wrestling and karate expert who competed as a professional mixed martial artist in Japan when Andre was a boy, and now runs a martial arts academy in their hometown of Winter Haven, Fla.

Andre's older brother, Edson, followed in their father's footsteps and is a professional mixed martial artist.

Another older brother, Cleveland, was ...

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