Brad Fittler is a retired rugby player and an Australian rugby league coach. Currently, he 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 as well.
How old is Brad Fittler? Bio, Parents, Nationality, Education
Brad Fittler entered this earth on 5th February 1972, in Auburn, New South Wales, Australia. As of 2019, his age is 47 years old with her birth sign Aquarius. He was born to parents Robert Fittler and Christine Fittler. Since there is no information about his siblings, he might be the single child of her parents. Brad is Australian by his nationality whereas his ethnicity is white.
Regarding his education, he studied at Ashcroft High School, Australia. There he played for Australian Schoolboys team in 1988/1989. After that, he joined St Dominic’s College, Penrith and completed his graduation as well.
What is the Net Worth & Salary of Brad Fittler?
Brad Fittler has appeared two Telstra Next G TV advertisements, co-hosted NRL Footy Show and the Sunday Footy Show. According to the sources the estimated net worth of Brad is whooping around $10 million as of 2019. However, he has not disclosed his salary to the media.
|Net Worth in 2019||$10 Million|
|Net Worth in 2018||Under Review|
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In The yar 2002, he and Caylee’s signed a contract with Sydney Roosters club worth $3.25 million for a year. Likewise, Brad took home around $800,000 from salary in 2006. In the year 2009, Fittler bought a home worth $2.12 million in Northen Sydney Suburb. Again in the year 2014, he sold it at $2.4 million. As of now, Brad living his lavish lifestyle in a luxurious way along with his family.
Is Brad Fittler Married? Who is his Wife?
Yes, Brad Fittler is a married man. Her husband name is Marie Liarris. There is no further information about their marriage date, dating history, and their first met. However, the couple became the proud parents of their two children. The first welcomed their child as a daughter Demi Fittler and later they welcomed their second child as a son named Zach Fittler. As of now, the entire family is living a happy and prosperous life together residing in a lavish mansion at Terrey Hills.
Brad Fittler’s Controversies
On 16th August 2009, Brad got involved in a drunken incident. He went through the wrong hotel room half-naked in Townsville. Later the police arrived there but they didn’t make a charge against him. Some reporters called Brad a half-naked creepy man and made him shameful. He charged himself worth $10,000 and apologized to public people for his bad behavior.
Besides this, 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 will take the championship against South Sydney Rabbitohs and proudly said that Fittler’s the Rooster man.
The talk was seriously taken by the public and media in Australia and everyone was curious about the win. Both teams were strong competitors of each other and both teams are the best teams in the Rugby League. The teams had beaten each other many times while playing Rugby. Fittler’s talk was very controversial and affected the South Sydney Rabbitohs owner Russell Crowe as well as the whole team.
Brad Fittler’s Height & Weight
Fittler stands at an average height of 6 feet 1 inch with a matching weight of 96 Kg. He has an attractive pair of black eyes with natural black hair color. He looks fit and quite handsome as well. Besides this, there is no information about his other body measurements in front of the media.
Brad Fittler’s Career
While he was studying in McCarthy Catholic Senior High School, Fittler started his career as a rugby player with the Penrith Panthers in the western suburbs of Sydney. There he has won against Canberra Raiders by scoring 18-14, 1990 Grand Final. After that, he got selected for Australia and became the member of the 1990 Kangaroo tour of Great Britain and France.
In the year 1991, Fittler was on the winning side in the Panthers’ premiership by playing in the centers as Penrith. Likewise, he again 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, he got selected in Australia World Cup Final team to play Great Britain the last season. After that, he retained the Rugby League World Cup with 10-6 for Australia. In the year 1995 at Wembley, he was an easy 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 in Semi-final in Huddersfield, the team won against New Zealand scoring 20-all. Then 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 the year 1996, Brad joined the Sydney City Roosters and played nine seasons. There he made the team win in NRL Grand Final in 2002. After that, retired as the most experienced first grader by playing 336 games along with Terry Lamb (349). In addition, he was honored by Rothmans Medal for the player of the 1997 ARL Premiership. In the year 2002, he was awarded as the Golden Boot.
Brad Fittler’s Coaching Career
On 9th July 2007, Brad Fittler started his coaching career as the head coach of Roosters coach after Chris Anderson resigned. Later in Premiership match, he coached the team and made the team win against Cronulla Sharks and Newcastle Knights.
On27th July 2007, Brad’s coaching career took an impressive leap and defeated the Melbourne Strom. However, the match against New Zealand Warriors took a victory which led him to the undefeated as the coach. Then he coached the City New South Wales team 2010-2013.
On 24th November 2017, Fittler was declared as the new coach of the New South Wales State of Origin team. Likewise, he started his media career as the co-host of a streaming video show, NRL Deluxe. Also, he had featured in two Telstra Next G TV advertisement. In the year 2005, he launched his book, Freddy: The Brad Fittler Story. Then in the year 2010, he joined the Nine Network and has co-hosted The Sunday Footy Show program.
Besides this, Fittler was also the part of The NRL Show and in the year 2016 where he 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.
Brad Fittler’s Social Sites
Fittler has more than 2,817 followers on his official Facebook account. Likewise, on his official Twitter account has around 32.5k followers. However, he is not active on Instagram account.