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Biggest Loser: Couples winner Michael Ventrella — a 30-year-old Chi-Town DJ — credits “old-fashioned hard work” for his weight-loss transformation after dropping 264 lbs., the largest loss in the show’s nine season history! Ventrella, who entered the fitness competition with his mother Maria, pocketed a $250,000 cash prize after kissing victory on Tuesday night’s finale.Visit [...] Continue reading Michael Ventrella, Heaviest Contestant Ever, Wins “The Biggest Loser” Finale

The Biggest Loser: Couples crowned a new champion on Tuesday night: A Chicago DJ, who made Loser history when he tipped the scales on the series earlier this year. Michael Ventrella, who, at a starting weight of 526 pounds was the heaviest Biggest Loser contestant ever, took home the $250,000 prize after he lost 264 pounds [...] Continue reading Michael Ventrella “The Biggest Loser” Season 9 Champ