Event #43: $1,500 No-Limit Hold’em

A Sweet Victory for Brazil

Team PokerStars Pro Andre Akkari captures the bracelet in event 43.

Andre Akkari is event 43 bracelet champion.Andre Akkari and is entourage celebrate his victory.Nachman Berlin ask for "one time."Nachman Berlin nervously awaits the flop.Nachman Berlin sees that he is behind.Fellow Brazilian Gualter Salles cheers for Andre Akkari.Andre Akkari prays to have Nachman Berlin covered.Andre Akkari nervously awaits to see if he has Nachman Berlin covered.Andre Akkari feels the emotion of the moement.Good sports: Nachman Berlin and Andre Akkari share a hug.Akkari supporter in background root for their man, foreground.Andre Akkari is mobbed by his supporters after winning the bracelet.Andre Akkari is carried by his supporters.National pride: Andre Akkari with bracelet and Brazilian flag.