Gus Hansen, born February 13th, 1974 is a professional poker player from Copenhagen Denmark currently living in Monaco. Before turning to poker professionally, Hansen was a high stakes backgammon player and youth tennis champion.
Gus began playing poker while an exchange student at University of California Santa Cruz. Hansen has 5 WSOP cashes and was the first player to win 3 WPT titles. His career tournament earnings exceed $7.1 million.
In 2008, Hansen wrote and published Every Hand Revealed, a hand-by-hand account of his 2007 Aussie Millions Victory. The book was developed from a voice recording that Hansen narrated (in Danish) while playing.
Hansen is a member of the new Full Tilt Poker’s "The Professionals."
Pokercasts Featuring Gus Hansen
|Episode 14||Pokercast Episode 14 - Gus Hansen||March 4, 2008|
|Episode 242||PokerCast Episode 242 - Gus Hansen plus Future of Online Poker Marketing||October 16, 2012|