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Tag: Gus Hansen

BlogNews Weekly: PokerStars Introduces Phased Tournaments

The BlogNews Weekly looks at the latest and most popular blog entries from the world's most popular poker sites.

Gus Hansen Rides the Rollercoaster While Germans Dominate the High-Stakes Scene

After a great start on Monday, Full Tilt Poker Pro Gus Hansen is now down to -$209,209. Meanwhile, two Germans sit on top of this week's biggest winners list.

Five Thoughts: Dewey Tomko's Alleged Impostor, Longest EPT Final Table Ever, and More

Five Thoughts looks at the bizarre Dewey Tomko hoax, the longest EPT final table in history, and more.

2014 PokerStars EPT Grand Final Main Event Day 2: Troyanovskiy Leads, Ivey Falls

Day 2 of EPT10 Grand Final saw field reduced to 123. Vladimir Troyanovskiy leads with 450,500 while Phil Ivey, Antonio Esfandiari & Steve O'Dwyer all fall.

The Online Railbird Report: Antonius Week's Biggest Winner, Ivey Loses Again & More

Patrik "FinddaGrind" Antonius finished the week as the biggest winner with $718,952 in 891 hands over five sessions. Phil Ivey loses once again.

2014 PokerStars EPT Grand Final Super High Roller Day 2: Macau Players Dominate

The final table of the 2014 PokerStars and Monte-Carlo® Casino EPT Grand Final €100,000 Super High Roller is set and dominated by Macau players.

Just How Good Is Mukul Pahuja's Current WPT Season?

Mukul Pahuja has already set the record for most WPT Player of the Year points in a season with one event to go, but just how well does his run compare to others?

Five Thoughts: California and New York Discuss Bad Actors, Hansen's Break, and More

Five Thoughts looks at proposed poker-only legislation in California and New York, Gus Hansen's break, and more.

The Online Railbird Report: Hansen Loses a Million; Amundsgard & Cates Finish on Top

Gus Hansen may step away from the virtual felt for a bit after losing a million dollars this week. That story and more in the Online Railbird Report.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 3: Bubble Bursts; Hansen and Blom Fall

Day 3 of the EPT10 Vienna saw the bubble burst, Gus Hansen and Viktor Blom both fall, and the field whittle itself down from 189 players to the final 50.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 2: Trisch Leads with Bubble Approaching

Sebastian Trisch leads after Day 2 of the 2014 PokerStars.net European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event as the money bubble approaches.

2014 PokerStars.net EPT Vienna Main Event Day 1b: Mads Smith Hansen Bags Overall Lead

After Day 1b of the 2014 PokerStars.net European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event, Dane Mads Smith Hansen bagged the overall chip lead with 200,000 in chips.

WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open Day 2: Season XII Champ Jaffee Leads; Mercier Still Alive

Season XII champion Jared Jaffee leads final 19 in the WPT Jacksonville bestbet Open. Jason Mercier alive, searching for poker's "triple crown."

Celebrate Full Tilt's New Flipout Tournaments with Live Flipout Freeroll at EPT Vienna

In celebration of the launch of Full Tilt Poker's new Flipout Tournaments, the site will be holding a live Flipout Freeroll on Day 1a of the European Poker Tour Vienna Main Event.

Esfandiari, Trickett, Ivey, Mercier Among 23 Confirmed for WSOP $1 Million One Drop

Antonio Esfandiari, Sam Trickett, Phil Ivey, and Jason Mercier among 23 entries confirmed for the 2014 World Series of Poker $1 Million Big One for One Drop.

The Online Railbird Report: Dan Cates Wins $1.18 Million; Tollerene Opts Out

Dan "jungleman12" Cates cleaned up at 2-7 triple draw to finish as the week's biggest winner with $1,185,862 in profit.

The Online Railbird Report: Rare Winning Week for Hansen; Tollerene Extends 2014 Lead

In a rare occurrence, Gus Hansen find himself as a winner to the tune of $500K. Likewise, it was a good week for Ben "Bttech86" Tollerene

Yevgeniy Timoshenko Wins the 2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge

Yevgeniy Timoshenko outlasted a star-studded field to win the 2014 Aussie Millions $100,000 Challenge for AU$2,000,000.

2014 Aussie Millions Main Event Day 2: Sorel Mizzi Among Leaders as 109 Advance

Phillip Willcocks, Sorel Mizzi, and Gareth Dwyer top the counts as 109 players advance on Day 2 of the 2014 Aussie Millions Main Event.

The Online Railbird Report: Blom Fuels Action on Way to Top of 2014 Leaderboard

Viktor “Isildur1” Blom’s once again captured the week's biggest winner title by winning $794,717 in 15,250 hands over 98 sessions.

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