Who is Andre Filli? What happened to her Ear? Illness and Health Update

Who is Andre Filli? What happened to her Ear? Illness and Health Update

Andre Riley Givens better known by the name of Andre Filli is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Featherweight division. Filli is of Samoan and Native Hawaiian descent and is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Andre Filli made his professional debut in December 2009, so he has been a pro for 12 years and 9 months. He is one of the strongest and toughest fighters in the game.

What happened to Andre Fili’s Ear?

Andre Fili is also known for his stretched ears and tattoo-clad body.

Surprisingly, out of all of his physical features, his ears get the most press as it’s apparent that his auditory organs got pulled out. He does not shy away from the Reddit discussion and forum talks as he joins in on the fun to show what they looked like in 2012.

According to the source, he had to get his ears taped up during a match with Max Holloway.  He does it to mind the gesture and encourages it to keep them in place as a result of him aggressively pulling his ears as a child.

How was Andre’s Childhood spent?

Andre Filli grew up in a broken home, where both of the parents were violent against each other and also their children. Fili’s Mother raised her kids alone, as her husband was serving jail time on multiple occasions and was not living in the house.

The violent and unstable upbringing left its mark on Fili, and he started seeking out street brawls as a teenager. In 2009, Fili moved to Sacramento and while still under probation, he joined Team Alpha Male and started training in mixed martial arts.

Filli’s Mixed Martial Art Career

Filli made his professional debut on December 12, 2009, against Anthony Motley. Fili won the fight via TKO and won the next three fights via TKO as well. He suffered his first loss, to a knee injury. Fili bounced back from the loss winning his next 8 fights including a win over Alexander Crispim. He made his first professional UFC debut on October 19, 2013, against Jeremy Larsen. 

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He has faced many fighters in his fighting career. Filli has various KO wins and TKO wins against different fighters in UFC. he has played 32 matches where he won 22 and lost 9 matches.

Who is Andre Filli’s Girlfriend

Melissa Renee is the girlfriend of Andre Fili. She is an entrepreneur and fitness enthusiast. They are a perfect couple as a fitness enthusiast and an athlete in a relationship.

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They have never shared their story about their dating life on any media. He added that winning the fight is the best feeling ever as he hopes to be the finest person in the room.

How much is Andre’s Net Worth?

Andre Filli is not just a fighter but also a businessman as he secured a net worth of 11 Million USD after combining his ventures.

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His income source is fighting in UFC and endorsements and his business things.

Andre Fili on Social Media

Andre has a big fan following all over the world. He has got 102K+ followers on his Instagram. Also, he has 22K+ followers on his Twitter handle.

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