Brad Fittler

by John Max Thu Feb,2018
Brad Fittler
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Bradley Scott Fittler
  • Birth Place Auburn, New South Wales, Australia
  • Famous Name Freddie
  • Father Robert Fittler
  • Mother Christine Fittler
  • Net Worth $700 million
  • Salary Not specified
  • Nationality Australian
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Working For New South Wales State of Origin team
  • Married to Marie Liarris
  • Divorce No
  • Children Demi Fittler and Zach Fittler
  • Affair with No
  • Girlfriend No
  • Religion Christian
  • Tatto(s) No

Bradley Scott Fittler a.k.a. Brad Fittler is an Australian rugby league coach and a retired player who currently stands as the head coach of the New South Wales of Origin team. Further, he also serves as a commentator and as a TV presenter.

Fittler was the member of the Kangaroos and made the team win in 1995/2000 Rugby League World Cup finals. He was the most excellent rugby league footballer in the first century along with Paul Gallen (Australia), Martin Johnson (England), George Gregan (Australia) Tim Horan (Australia) and much more in Australia. 

Net Worth

Brad Fittler has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2019, including all his income and properties.

In 2002, he and Caylee's signed a contract with Sydney Roosters club worth $3.25 million for a year.  Fitter's earnings, from salary in 2006, was around $800,000

Brad's Terrey Hills house SOURCE: https://www.propertyobserver.com.au

In 2009, Fittler bought a home worth $2.12 million in Northen Sydney Suburb. Again in 2014, he sold it at $2.4 million. Well, the house consists of a four-bedroom apartment and is north faced. 

In addition to this, he also owns several other assets which are yet to be listed on the media. 

Married-Marie Liarris

Fittler married Marie Liarris, and they have two children: Demi Fittler (daughter) and Zach Fittler (son). They were together for a long time and had their first child in 2003. Well, the couple comes to lit after many years of their relationship.

Fittler managed to keep his wedding details hidden from the public, so it is hard to explore his wedding facts. Moreover, they maintain a distance between their love life and professional life. Currently, they are living quite a remarkable experience with his wife and children. 

Brad with his wife, Marie Liarris ][ SOURCE: dailymail.com ]

In 2014, his mother, Christine Fittler was Senior Independent Beauty Consultant at Mary Kay Inc. Presently, she is an independent Sales Director at Mary Kay Inc.

Controversies

On 16th August 2009, Fittler got involved in a drunken incident, and he went through wrong hotel room half-naked in Townsville. Later, the police arrived there, but they didn't make a charge against him. Some reporters called him a half-naked creepy man and made him shameful. He charged himself worth $10,000 and apologized to public people for his bad behavior.

In the past years, During the conversation with Matthew Attard and Fittler is a junior Port Sharks coaching clinic, Australia, Fittler controversial talk taken out of his mouth. He said that Sydney Roosters would take the championship against South Sydney Rabbitohs and proudly noted that he's the Rooster man.

Brad Fittler SOURCE: NHL.com

Public and media seriously took the talk in Australia, and everyone was curious about the win because both teams were strong competitors of each other and both sides are the best in the Rugby League. The teams had beaten each other many times in the play so, Fittler's talk was very controversial and affected the South Sydney Rabbitohs owner Russell Crowe as well as the whole team.

Early Life

Brad Fittler was born on 5th February 1972, in Auburn, New South Wales, Australia to Robert and Christine Fittler. Before his shift in Cambridge Park, Penrith JRL District, he played junior rugby league for many clubs such as in the Sadleir Bulldogs, Ashcroft Stallions, and Mt. Pritchard Community Club.

In 1988/1989, he played for Australian Schoolboys team, While he was studying at Ashcroft High School, Australia. Later he joined St Dominic's College, Penrith and completed his graduation. 

Rugby Career

In 1989, Fittler started his career as a rugby player with the Penrith Panthers while he was studying in McCarthy Catholic Senior High School in the western suburbs of Sydney and won against Canberra Raiders by scoring 18-14, 1990 Grand Final. Later he got selected for Australia and became the member of 1990 Kangaroo tour of Great Britain and France.

He was the youngest player ever at the tour, and the test was started at Wembley Stadium in London but didn't play on the trip because he had broken protocol by saying Good day dude to HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh at the meeting. He played in another eight tour games and scored eight tries. 

In 1991, he was on the winning side in the Panthers' premiership by playing in the centers as Penrith and again he was selected for the Kangaroos five-game tour of Papua New Guinea and won against the Papua New Guinea Kumuls by making test debut for Australia. 

In 1992 at Wembley Stadium, the last season, he got selected in Australia World Cup Final team to play Great Britain and retained the Rugby League World Cup with 10-6 for Australia. In 1995 at Wembley he was a natural choice to captain Australia at the last ARL season, but the team Kangaroos went through loss to England with 20-16 in the first tournament and Semi-final in Huddersfield, the team won against New Zealand scoring 20-all. He retained the win against England with an 18-8 leading Australia to it's 8th World Cup success in front of 66,540 fans at Wembley.

In 1996, he joined the Sydney City Roosters and played nine seasons and made the team win in NRL Grand Final in 2002. He retired as the most experienced first grader by playing 336 games along with Terry Lamb (349). Rothmans Medal honored him for the player of the 1997 ARL Premiership.

In 2002, he was awarded as the Golden Boot.

Coaching Career

On 9th July 2007, Brad Fittler started his coaching career after Chris Anderson resigned as the head coach of Roosters coach. Later in Premiership match, Fittler coached the team and made the team win against Cronulla Sharks and Newcastle Knights. On27th July 2007, his coaching career took an impressive leap and defeated the Melbourne Strom.

Again the Roosters played the match against New Zealand Warriors and took a victory which led him to the undefeated as the coach. He coached the City New South Wales team 2010-2013. On 24th November 2017, he was declared as the new coach of the New South Wales State of Origin team.

 Brad Fittler ][ SOURCE: news.com.au ]

Fittler started his media career as the co-host of a streaming video show, NRL Deluxe and he had also featured in two Telstra Next G TV advertisement. In 2005, he launched his book, Freddy: The Brad Fittler Story.  In 2010, he joined the Nine Network and had co-hosted The Sunday Footy Show program. He was also the part of The NRL Show, and in 2016, he had played a role in The NRL Rookie of the Australian National Rugby League reality television series.

In Feb 2008, He was in a 100 Greatest Players list in Australia which was instructed by the NRL and ARL. In 2002, his contribution to Australia's international standing in rugby league made him earn the Australian Sports Medal.

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