Gus Hansen was born on 13th Feb 1974 in Denmark. He is a professional player of poker. Currently, he is living Monaco. Gus Hansen won only one bracelet in World Series of poker. He cashed total nine times in WSOP Main events. He won three titles in World poker tour. He is very successful in World poker tour. He is one of among the poker player who has both bracelet in WSOP and Title in World poker tour. He won Aussie Millions main event in 2007. Hansen started playing from 1997 before that he is very good tennis player. He won many local tennis tournaments also.
He takes many personal bets, and he is best known in the poker world for that. In 2004, he finished in 150th place of WSOP main event. In 2006, he reached up to the final table in WSOP main event but in just firsthand. He finished in 61st place of Hold’Em event, and he won cash prize of $154,194 in that event. He finished in 160th place of WSOP main event, and he won cash prize of $41,616 in that event. Hansen is only one player in poker who has won 3 Title in World poker tour. In 2008, he won cash prize of $1 million in the ‘World Poker Tournaments.’ He won EPM event in 2006 by beating Marc Goodwin.
Hansen won Poker Superstar event and earned a cash prize of $1,000,000. He finished in the final table of World poker tour 7 times. He cashed total nine times in World poker tour. He finished in the final table of European poker tour only one time. He cashed only two times in European poker tour. He played only few European Poker Tournaments.’ He won his first bracelet in the ‘World Series of Poker’ in 2010 as well as he earned a cash prize of $451,880 by defeating Tony Bloom. In 2014, his total of winning cash prizes became than $11,200,000.
With the robustness of poker online being bolstered through hefty bonuses, promotional offers and paramount opportunities, it remains controversial if the best player rankings rationale should be based on virtual games. But, ostensibly the game is not that straightforward as only a few individuals have managed to get a great deal from the multi-billion industry. In this vein, there are players who deserve the fete and recognition; any enthusiasts would like to rub shoulders with them some day. One such exotic poker-player is Phillip Dennis Ivey Jr. who has won inconceivable ten bracelets at WSOP, a WPT title and has managed nine appearances at the WPT finals table. As you go through his accomplishments you will come round he is a wagering superstar and further juxtaposing him with his likes manifests him as the tentative best-player globally.
His winnings stretch back to the 2002 WOSP, where he attained tripartite bracelets and tied with prominent players throughout the year for most event wins. Ivey’s bracelet collection was boosted in the Pot-Limit Omaha for five years, and has been equally vivacious in the WSOP main tournament. At the age of 38, he remains to be the youngest player to garner ten bracelets taking merely 14 years. Peculiarly, his bracelets have emanated purely from non-Hold’ em tournaments. In the same while vein, Ivey has nine appearances at the finale tables at WPT. In nine games out of twelve, he has purported to cash in World Poker Tour events. At the sixth season of the World Poker Tour in 2008, he sailed through to the finals at the Louisiana Poker Classic, subsequently parceling $ 1,596,100.
He has accomplished tremendous prizes that are not far-fetched; with more than $3,000,000 rake-off in World Poker Tour. Thus, he is poised to climb the ladder higher. Ivey also re-invigorated himself in the European Poker Tour held in Barcelona on September 2006, being the chip-leader in a finale-table of nine, he emerged second. The excellent achievements herald well for this industrious player, inclining him on a successful path midst the fiercely competitive poker industry.
Why is poker beneficial to you? Isn’t it a source of gambling? Isn’t it bad to gamble? Doesn’t gambling make you lose your money? Well we shall see the answers to these questions in the subsequent paragraphs. But first let us make it clear that playing poker doesn’t necessarily mean losing money. There are many websites in the internet that allow you to play poker and not lose money as well. This doesn’t mean that they are promising you to earn more than you lose, they are simply not involving money in this game at all and retain its fun as well.
Though technically speaking, there is Virtual and Fake money involved. There is no Real money involved in such games so if someone wants to enjoy the adrenaline pump that poker causes, then these websites are for you. More importantly those who are new to this card game of poker but do not want to involve money right now, then these sites are tailor made for you. In these websites not only you can enjoy playing poker but learn the intuitive based decision making skills that are required in these games.
Now to answer the question whether poker isn’t beneficial for you or not, it is! Poker improves your intuition and this helps a lot in your real life. It is as if you are improving your sixth sense. Gambling is a source of entertainment in origin and has turned into a source of money making later. Yes one can earn huge amount of money in this game very quickly. But perhaps what is important is that this money is won legally as many states of US have legalized Poker. Poker is a source of gambling but it has become a source of fun with the introduction of these online Poker websites.