Gus “The Great Dane” Hansen – Full Tilt Poker Professional
Hansen in 20 words or less: One of the original faces of poker on television, known for his hyper-aggressive style.
|Name:||Gus Hansen (Born February 13, 1974)|
|Online Sponsor:||Full Tilt Poker|
|Residence:||Monte Carlo, Monaco|
|Preferred Game:||Pot Limit Omaha|
|Biggest Tournament Cash:||$1,714,800 – 2nd Place – 2008 – WPT World Championship Main Event|
|Interesting Fact:||Was named to People Magazine’s 50 Sexiest Men listing in 2004.|
Bio: Gus Hansen was one of the first professionals to gain a household name back in the mid-2000’s thanks to early sucess in Season 1 of the World Poker Tour.
The Great Dane has 3 WPT titltes to his name. His first WSOP bracelet was won in Europe in the £10,000 heads-up event.
Hansen authored the book “Every Hand Revealed” chronicling every hand he played during his victory at the 2010 Aussie Millions Main Event.
Playing Style: Hansen employs a hyper-aggressive style at the poker table.