Tag Archives: Andre Akkari
- Ronaldo and Andre Akkari invest in CNB eSports Club
January 30, 2017
Brazilian World Champions Ronaldo and Andre Akkari have acquired a 50% stake in CNB eSports Club, one of the largest eSports organisations in South America. Ronaldo the Elder and Andre Akkari have invested in one of South America's largest eSports teams, CNB eSports Club. According to an article that appeared...
- 3-Barrels: Andre Akkari Sponsored by Puma; The Open Renamed; Shaun Deeb Chooses Poker Over Pooper
September 13, 2016
Barrels of a PokerStars flavour including sponsored pro-Andre Akkari striking a deal with Puma; The Open renamed within a week, and Shaun Deeb chooses poker over the birth of his little pooper. Andre Akkari has nailed down one of the most incredible endorsement deals in the history of the game....
- Humberto Brenes Leaves Team PokerStars Latin America a Little Thin on the Ground
August 13, 2014
Humberto Brenes will not be having his contract extended as a member of Team PokerStars Latin America, prompting the question: who’s next? With over $6.1 million in live tournament earnings, two World Series of Poker (WSOP) gold bracelets and a little plastic shark, Humberto Brenes has engraved a place in...
- Victor Sbrissa Enters Day 2 of the EPT Grand Final in Monte Carlo With the Chip Lead
May 9, 2013
At the recent Latin American Poker Tour (LAPT) main event final in Brazil, all eyes were on the duo of Leo Fernandez and Andre Akkari to take down the title and $255,400 first prize. And why not, the pair are universally recognized throughout the world of poker. Fernandez is a...
- Former British Poker Pro Jailed For Murder, Full Tilt Reunited With Affiliates and Sbrissa Takes Down LAPT Brazil for $255,400
May 3, 2013
A former professional poker player, Marcus Bebb-Jones, has been sentenced to 20-years in prison after being found guilty of murdering his wife after a case that has lasted 16-years. The Bebb-Joneses were the owners of the Melrose Hotel in Grand Junction, Colorado, when an employee reported the absence of the...
- WSOP: Andre Akkari wins bracelet for Brazil; Ken Griffin wins one for mom
June 30, 2011
Brazil now has its second-ever World Series of Poker bracelet after Andre Akkari scored his first at Event #43, a $1,500 NLHE. The 36-year-old Sao Paolo native outlasted a 2,857-strong field, including heads-up opponent Nachman Berlin, to earn $675k and the gratitude of a nation. In addition to the roars...
Does poker need the moral police?
July 20, 2017