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Tag: Gus Hansen

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.

Five Thoughts: Brandon Cantu's Complaint, Daniel Negreanu's Goals, and More

Rich Ryan looks at Brandon Cantu's rant, and more in this edition of Five Thoughts.

Gus Hansen Returns to Full Tilt Poker as Brand Ambassador

PokerNews talks with Gus Hansen, who returns to represent Full Tilt Poker as an ambassador.

The Online Railbird Report: “Odd_Oddsen" and Jens Kyllönen Have $500,000-Plus Weeks

No one did better than “Odd_Oddsen,” took a shot at the nosebleeds and won +$707,399, while Jens “Jeans89” Kyllönen was close behind with a +$591,642 win.

The Online Railbird Report: Hansen Gives Back $371,000; “mtvdeuem” Biggest Winner

Gus “broksi” Hansen followed last week’s big $474,033 win by giving back -$371,287, making him this week's biggest loser.

The Online Railbird Report: Hansen Gets Back on Track; "Sauce123" Dethrones "EireAbu"

Gus “broksi” Hansen got back on track and finished as the week’s biggest winner after banking +$474,033. Ben "Sauce123" Sulsky overtakes 2012 lead from "EireAbu."

Stanley Choi Wins Macau High Stakes Challenge for US$6,465,746

The massive buy-in Macau High Stakes Challenge took place on Friday and attracted 73 players. Taking home the title was Stanley Choi, while notables John Juanda, Sam Trickett and Phil Ivey all made the final table.

The Online Railbird Report: Phil Galfond, Ilari Sahamies Win Nearly $500K

After winning $471K last week, Phil Galfond kept the ball rolling this week as he banked another $463,163. Ilari “Ilari FIN” Sahamies also had a huge week.

The Online Railbird Report: Ben Tollerene, Viktor Blom, and Phil Galfond Book Massive Wins

Ben "Ben86" Tollerene finished as the week's biggest winner with $500K in profit, while Viktor Blom & Phil Galfond win more than $450K each.

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