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Tag: Gus Hansen

Top 10 Stories of 2012: #4, The Big One for One Drop

The $1 million Big One for One Drop was the largest buy-in poker tournament in history, landing it as #4 on our Top 10 list.

Top 10 Stories of 2012: #5b, Dan Smith Dominates

Dan Smith earned nearly $4 million in 2012, landing in the winner's circle six times en route to his claiming the Global Poker Index Player of the Year honors.

Top 10 Stories of 2012: #10, Phil Ivey Returns in a Big Way

The year is winding down and we've decided to take a look back at the Top 10 Stories of 2012, beginning with #10: Phil Ivey Returns To the Felt in a Big Way.

PokerNews to Cover the 2013 Aussie Millions

PokerNews to cover the 2013 Aussie Millions Poker Championship.

The Online Railbird Report: Full Tilt Poker Picks Up Steam; Dwan Drops $688K

While the week’s biggest winner, “1Il|1Il|1il|” (+$453,595 in 223 sessions/14,828 hands), actually came from PokerStars, the next five biggest winners came from FTP.

The Nightly Turbo: Caesars Approved for Online Poker, Gus Hansen's Racketlon Success

Caesars Interactive Entertainment was approved to offer online poker in Nevada on Wednesday. What will the World Series of Poker brand offer the new market? We'll bring you that story, plus Gus Hansen's run at a racketlon world title, in this...

The Online Railbird Report: Gus Hansen Loses $1.5 Million in a Day

There’s been plenty of action on both PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker. One of FTP's pros, Gus Hansen, lost $1.5 million in a single day.

The Online Railbird Report: Million-Dollar Upswing for Sahamies; FTP Picking Up Steam

Ilari "Ilari FIN" Sahamies' continues to relish in million-dollar swings while Full Tilt Poker continues to pick up steam.

Five Thoughts: The Shot-Clock Debate, Lisa Simpson Plays Online Poker, and More

Why tournament poker needs a shot clock, and a breakdown of The Simpsons' online poker episode.

Full Tilt Poker's First Week Back in the Online Poker Market

After being offline since June 2011, Full Tilt Poker relaunched on Tuesday, November 6. How has their first week back offering real-money gaming gone? Find out here.

The Online Railbird Report: Sahamies Drops a Million; Blom is FTP's Biggest Winner

Ilari Sahamies dropped over a million on PokerStars this week, while Viktor Blom won $290,867 on FTP, making him the biggest winner since relaunch.

Full Tilt Poker: Will the Pros Play or Get Paid?

Full Tilt Poker is back, and many players have gained access to their player balances. The question is, will they choose to play or take the pay and cash out?

The Nightly Turbo: Full Tilt Poker Returns, Chris Moorman Eyes UKIPT Title, and More

Full Tilt Poker has reopened its doors, and Chris Moorman is seeking a victory at the UKIPT in Bristol.

Full Tilt Poker Launches Real-Money Operations

After being offline since June 2011, Full Tilt Poker relaunched on Tuesday and is offering real-money gaming on the same familiar platform.

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is Back

Five Thoughts: Greg Merson is the World Champion, and Full Tilt Poker is back.

Qualify For The 2013 PCA; 10 Packages To Be Given Away Every Week!

PokerStars are guaranteeing at leat 100 PCA Main Event packages will be won between Nov.4 and Dec. 9. Make sure you are in the running for at least one of them!

Full Tilt Poker Opens For Play Money; Non-US Players Can View Balances

Full Tilt Poker is available for download again, though only play money tables are available. Non-US players can view their balances, with some stating they have successfully wthdrawn from Full Tilt Poker.

Five Thoughts: The Final Table, "The Professionals," Negreanu's Rant, and More

Reaching the final table of the WSOP Main Event is a once-of-a-lifetime opportunity. Russell Thomas understands that, and is taking full advantage of the opportunity.

Full Tilt Poker Adds Tom "durrrr" Dwan and Viktor "Isildur1" Blom to Roster

Full Tilt Poker signs Viktor "Isildur1" Blom and Tom "Durrrr" Dwan.

The Weekly Turbo: Gus Hansen Signs With Full Tilt Poker, Negreanu's Bet, and More

A look at the week's top poker news stories including Gus Hansen joining the new Full Tilt Poker, Daniel Negreanu's performance bet, and more.

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