He won the Rip Curl Pro at Bells, and he's going into the Billabong Rio Pro with a full head of steam. Here's why Adriano De Souza might be the most dangerous man in surf right now.
Adrian de Souza beats Joan Duru to take J-Bay trophy
In a year of Brazilian dominance, Team Brazil grabs gold at the Billabong ISA World Games
Gabriel Medina dominates SuperSurf World Prime 2011.
Brazilians and Kiwis advance at SuperSurf International Prime 2011.
Neco Padaratz and Miguel Pupo ignite SuperSurf International Prime 2011.
Hobgood puts up highest heat at SuperSurf World Prime 2011.
Yadin Nicol and World Tour surfers stand out in round one of SuperSurf World Prime 2011
With elements of the surfing world calling unbalanced judging in Brazil, the ASP issues a statement
Viva Brazil; Adriano de Sounza beats Taj Burrow in front of massive crowd
Joel Parkinson, Taj Burrow, Josh Kerr, and Owen Wilson go directly to quarters in Brazil
Joel Parkinson, Adam Melling, Adriano de Souza, CJ Hobgood lead Round 2 in Brazil
Joel Parkinson, Adam Melling, Adriano de Souza, CJ Hobgood lead round two in Brazil
Kelly Slater, Taj Burrow, fellow ASP vets excel in Round 1's tricky conditions at 2011 Billabong Pro Rio.
Men's event on hold as Tyler Wright and the Women's top six take control at Bilabong Pro Rio.
The 2011 Billabong Pro Rio will showcase Brazil's status as surfing's most ascendant nation.