- The Great Dane Gus Hansen surpassed $20 million in all-time high stakes cash game losses on Full Tilt this past week, recording another weekly nosebleed loss of over half a million. This time Hansen’s weekly bill was $635,549.
- More than $5.2 million of those losses have come in the 2014 calendar year—making the Full Tilt headline sponsored pro by far the biggest cash game loser on the site in both the all-time and Year To Date categories.
The Great Dane Gus Hansen surpassed $20 million in all-time high stakes cash game losses on Full Tilt this past week, recording another weekly nosebleed loss of over half a million. This time Hansen’s weekly bill was $635,549.
Since January 2007, the 40 year old from Denmark has accumulated precisely $20,109,870 in high stakes cash game losses on Full Tilt, according to HighStakesDB.com.
More than $5.2 million of those losses have come in the 2014 calendar year—making the Full Tilt headline sponsored pro by far the biggest cash game loser on the site in both the all-time and Year To Date categories.
The former PokerChamps.com owner has more than $11.2 million in career live tournament earnings since 2002 to help off-set his online losses, according to The Hendon Mob database.
Hansen’s colleague at Full Tilt, Viktor “Isildur1” Blom has not fared much better in 2014—coming in at #3 on the 2014 cash game loss list at $1,445,312. However, Blom (who is 23 years of age and hails from Sweden) earned $233,537 this past week at Full Tilt, putting him at #5 on the weekly chart of winners.
THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 ONLINE POKER WINNERS
|1st||thecortster||$860,205||Full Tilt Poker|
|2nd||Alex Luneau||$654,760||Full Tilt Poker|
|3rd||Phil Ivey||$589,031||Full Tilt Poker|
|5th||Viktor Blom||$233,537||Full Tilt Poker|
|6th||Carlooo13||$208,700||Full Tilt Poker|
|7th||punting-peddler||$207,507||Full Tilt Poker|
|8th||Patrik Antonius||$155,278||Full Tilt Poker|
|9th||Phil Galfond||$110,849||Full Tilt Poker|
Full Tilt high stakes cash game player thecortster led all players on Full Tilt last week with $860,205 in profits. He was followed by Alex Luneau, who put in an impressive week with $654,760 in Full Tilt cash game earnings.
Phil Ivey, who is widely regarded as the best player in the world, came in at #3 this week with a profit of $589,031.
The weekly haul was not enough to move him down on the YTD chart however. For the year, Ivey is down $1,817,108 in Full Tilt high stakes cash game, but is still ranked #1 in all-time profit with $19.24 million under his old “Phil Ivey” online name.
THIS WEEK’S TOP 10 ONLINE POKER LOSERS
|1st||Gus Hansen||$635,549||Full Tilt Poker|
|2nd||samrostan||$494,281||Full Tilt Poker|
|3rd||Sebastian Ruthenberg||$493,465||Full Tilt Poker|
|4th||Trueteller||$431,207||Full Tilt Poker|
|6th||Crazy Elior||$241,220||Full Tilt Poker|
|7th||Sanlker||$218,328||Full Tilt Poker|
|8th||kagome kagome||$154,236||Full Tilt Poker|
|9th||Kyle Ray||$152,076||Full Tilt Poker|
Online players samrostan, Sebastian Ruthenberg and Trueteller each recorded weekly losses of over $400,000 at the Full Tilt tables.
There were no major changes in the 2014 yearly HighStakesDB leaderboards for either profit or loss-based statistics.
THIS YEAR’S TOP 10 ONLINE POKER WINNERS
|1st||Dan Cates||$2,936,028||Full Tilt Poker|
|2nd||punting-peddler||$2,118,315||Full Tilt Poker|
|3rd||Patrik Antonius||$2,033,611||Full Tilt Poker|
|4th||WCGRider||$754,099||Full Tilt Poker|
|5th||Christop Vogelsang||$666,379||Full Tilt Poker|
|6th||Nikolaus Jedlicka||$624,921||Full Tilt Poker|
|7th||Isaac Haxton||$582,932||Full Tilt Poker|
|8th||Osama_no_Brunch||$484,304||Full Tilt Poker|
THIS YEAR’S TOP 10 ONLINE POKER LOSERS
|1st||Gus Hansen||$5,237,126||Full Tilt Poker|
|2nd||Phil Ivey||$1,817,108||Full Tilt Poker|
|3rd||Viktor Blom||$1,445,312||Full Tilt Poker|
|4th||Crazy Elior||$1,135,936||Full Tilt Poker|
|5th||Phil Galfond||$1,003,150||Full Tilt Poker|
|6th||MalACEsia||$823,325||Full Tilt Poker|
|7th||Ben Sulsky||$665,133||Full Tilt Poker|
|8th||Patriktortonius||$490,196||Full Tilt Poker|
|9th||tyme2gamb0l111||$442,356||Full Tilt Poker|
|10th||Jaegger Jack||$305,445||Full Tilt Poker|