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Tag: Gus Hansen

Full Tilt Unveils New "Cinematic" Ads Strategy

With two video clips named "The Bluff" and "The Call," Full Tilt completed the process started with the decision to not renew Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom's sponsorship contracts and embrace an all-new promotional strategy.

Poker Jobs: Laura Cornelius Explains How to Become a Poker Presenter

"Know your stuff and always look as in control as you can," PokerNews-own Laura Cornelius shares some useful tips on how to land a job as a poker presenter.

The End of "The Professionals": Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom No Longer Part of Full Tilt

We can confirm that Full Tilt’s sponsorship of Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen has expired," a spokesperson from Full Tilt told PokerNews. "We would like to wish Viktor and Gus all the best in their future endeavors."

Gus Hansen Bails on Heads-Up Showdown with Viktor "Isildur1" Blom

Gus Hansen bails on heads-up showdown with Viktor "Isildur1" Blom.

The Online Railbird Report: Gus Hansen's Disastrous Year Continues

"Sanlker" finished as the week's biggest high-stakes winner with $685,203 in profit while Gus Hansen took home title of biggest loser after dropping $751,486.

BlogNews Weekly: Strategy with Randy Lew and the Blom vs. Hansen Heads-Up Matches

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

Five Thoughts: 2014 Poker Hall of Fame Finalists, Another Million for Colman, and More

Five Thoughts examines the 2014 Poker Hall of Fame finalists, another seven-figure win for Daniel Colman, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius, Cates and Thuritz Pulling Away on 2014 Leaderboard

Patrik “FinddaGrind” Antonius won $745,346 online over the past two weeks, which was enough to make him the biggest winner during that span.

Five Thoughts: The Seminole Hard Rock Misses the $10 Million Guarantee and More

Five Thoughts examines the missed guarantee at the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open, the drama with the super high roller, and more.

BlogNews Weekly: Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen Get Ready for the Challenge

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen to Battle in "Heads Up Showdown" at Full Tilt Poker

On Sept. 14, Viktor Blom and Gus Hansen will engage in a best-of-three heads-up battle at Full Tilt Poker for $50,000.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen Wins Again; Battling Addictions; and 10 Early Tourney Tips

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

The Online Railbird Report: Ruthenberg and Blom Win Big; Hansen's Bad Year Continues

Sebastian Ruthenberg and Viktor Blom both banked more than $500K on the virtual felts this week. Meanwhile, Gus Hansen lost $457K.

Viktor "Islidur1" Blom Ends Downswing, Wins Almost $1 Million in 24 Hours

Viktor "Islidur1" Blom ends his 30-day downswing recording almost $1 million in profits in under 24 hours.

BlogNews Weekly: Gus Hansen's Big Day, Triple COOP Contenders, How to Beat TAG Players

Each week, PokerNews brings you insight into the happenings at major poker sites including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker and partypoker.

The Online Railbird Report: Mikael “punting-peddler” Thuritz Biggest Winner with $491K

Mikael “punting-peddler” Thuritz was the week's biggest winner with $491K in profit, while Dan "jungleman12" Cates was close behind with $456K.

The Online Railbird Report: Alex Luneau Wins $1.1 Million; Viktor Blom Drops $976K

It was a big week of online action as Alex “Alexonmoon” Luneau banked more than $1.1 million while Viktor "Isildur1" Blom dropped $976,238.

Alex "Alexomoon" Luneau Wins $450,000 in Two Days; Viktor Blom Down $750,000 in August

The week started with some very solid action at the nosebleed tables on Full Tilt, with France's Alex "Alexonmoon" Luneau winning $458,365.

The Online Railbird Report: Winners & Losers of the Summer's High-Stakes Action

The Online Railbird Report was on hiatus during the 2014 World Series of Poker, but now it's back with a look at the summer's biggest high-stakes action.

Hansen Busted

Gus Hansen began the day with a very solid stack of 90,000, but it seemed to be smaller every time we walked by and checked on it. Finally, he was no longer in his seat, so we asked the players at the table what happened.

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