Thor Hansen was born on 23 June 947 in Norway. Thor Hansen is professional player of poker. Thor Hansen won 2 bracelets in WSOP main events and he won 46 cash prizes in different WSOP poker tournaments. Thor Hansen won 4 cash prizes in World Poker Tour tournaments as well as he won 2 cash prizes in European Poker Tour Tournaments. Thor Hansen won his first bracelet in $5,000 Seven Card Stud poker event of 1988 and earned cash prize of $158,000 in that event. He won second bracelet in Five Lowball Hold’em event of 2002 and got cash prize of $62,600 in that event. Currently he is ranked as 272th place in All Time Money List. In 2014 his total of tournament winning becomes $2,932,309. Thor Hansen earned 26th place in WPT $10,000 Hold’em event of 2005 and won cash prize of $ 18,296.
He got 38th place in WSOP $1,500 Omahaevent of 2005and earned cash prize of $2,895 in that event. He finished in 13th place of WSOP $1,500 Seven Card Stud poker tournament and won cash prize of $6,515. Thor Hansen reached to 3rd place in WSOP $1,000 Hold’em event of 2005 and he earned cash prize of $55,790 in that event. He earned 3rd place in $300 Hold’em event of 2005 and got cash prize of $29,025 in that event. He won total 13 cash prizes in all types of poker tournaments of 2005 in which he won 4 cash prize alone in WSOP tournaments.
Thor Hansen reached to 2nd place in LA Poker Classic $1,455 Hold’em event of 2006 and he earned cash prize of $81,275 in that event. He earned 56th place in WPT $25,000 Hold’em event of 2006 and won cash prize of $43,935. Thor Hansen reached to 2nd place in WSOP $3,000 Omaha event of 2006 and won cash prize of $155,413 in that event. He is quiet good player of poker.
Thomas Cloutier is born on 13th Oct 1939 in California. He is one of the oldest players of poker. He is currently living in Texas. He got scholarship football as well as basketball during his education. He had also interested football and basketball, but he stopped education because of financial problems in family. He played many football matches but injury made his career in football for a very short period. After leaving football team, he started his own food company, but it did not become famous so finally he shifted to Texas.
When he realized that he was able to earn more money by playing poker instead of working then, he had started playing poker and became a professional player of poker. He is only one player of poker who won all types Omaha in WSOP. He won six bracelets in the WSOP events as well as he won many titles in other poker tournaments. He was placed four times in top 5 poker players of WSOP poker events. He finished in 2nd place two times of the WSOP Main event in 1985 and 2000 where he has beaten by Bill Smith and Chris Ferguson. Cloutier is 2nd player who finished a total of 39 times at the final table of the WSOP Main event.
In World Poker Tour event of 2003, he finished in 3rd place. Till 2004, his total of winning cash prize exceeded $10,000,000 of which he won a cash prize of $4,362,048 alone in WSOP events. He finished in 5th place in the WSOP Main event of 1988 and in 3rd place of the WSOP main event of 1998. In 2005, he won but this was his last winning, and 6th bracelet and he also had earned a cash prize of $627,100 in WSOP Hold’Em event. He cashed total 60 times of WSOP main event. He cashed 9 times in World Poker Tour and only one time European Poker Tour. He is one of the most successful player of poker.
Yevgeniy Timoshenko was born in Ukraine in the year 1988. When he was eight years old, he shifted to America. It is when he learned a lot about poker games, and soon he was fond of the poker’s popularity and culture in America. He won the World Poker Tournament in the year 2009 where he won a cash prize of $2,149,960. He made $500,000 by winning ‘Asian Poker Tour’, which has conducted in the year 2008. He finished third at the ‘World Series of Poker’ main event, 2008. It was the first time when he cashed in WSOP. He secured 22nd position at main event of WSOP of the year 2013 and managed to grab a total of $285,408.
He participated in Hold Them Up event of the year 2011 where he finished 2nd at the final table and earned a cash prize of $525,980. In the following year, he managed to secure fourth position in the Hold Them Up event along with the total earnings of $206,348. He won the Super High Roller title in the year 2014 and won a huge cash prize of $100,000. He has managed to earn more than $6,490,000 from the poker games by the year 2014. He is also interested in online poker tournaments. He earned the cash prize of $1,715,200 by winning the World Online Poker Tournament held in 2009. He has secured more than $75,000 of cash prizes by winning ‘Weekly Hold Them Up’ games on the ‘Full Tilt Poker’ website. He has earned a total of more than $4.7 million from online poker events only.
He has finished at final tables of WSOP for a remarkable figure of three times. He has cashed in for 10 times at the WSOP main events. He is mostly interested in online poker tournaments. And he is one of the best poker players in the world.
Mel Judah is a famous Australian poker player. He has also a nick name. He is known as The Silver Fox. He shared his nick name with Peter Costa who is his fellow player of poker game. When he was 14 years old he learnt the game. He learns from his father who used to play 5-card draw game. He has had a few perceptible fulfils or expectation in the World Series of Poker also known as WSOP and the World Poker Tour also known as WPT. (more…)
Don Williams lives in Las Vegas, America. What’s more that is the ideal place for him, on the grounds that he is an expert poker player and has won three armlets at the World Series of Poker (WSOP). Don Williams likewise partook in numerous other World Series of Poker occasions incorporating the Main Event. In 1982 he won his first arm ornament in the USD 1,000 Seven Card Stud occasion. Don made his most astounding fulfilment in the Main Event in 1991 when he made the last table and completed fourth. At that point he won a prize of USD 115,000 for this accomplishment and that made his star sparkle significantly brighter.
Later, in 1993, in the 24th Annual World Series of Poker, which occurred on the 28th of April, he won USD 79,350. What’s more in spite of the fact that he wasn’t initially, the gathering of people and the authorities were astounded by Don Williams’ capability to truly not indicate even a squint of feeling all over – his adversaries can never tell what’s truly behind those silly eyes.
In 1994, throughout the 25th Annual World Series of Poker, he earned himself the prize of USD 5,500 and stunned everybody with his win, which to every living soul left the blue. Things may have searched awful for Don Williams to start with of the competition. However that doubtlessly didn’t prevent him from realizing yet an alternate victory in his poker player vocation.
The rivalry he had was truly huge. Be that as it may Don Williams still figured out how to achieve the spot he is at this moment and that truly puts him by the most regarded poker players. Throughout the years, numerous players have discovered their monikers – or the handles discovered them. Furthermore that is the thing that makes most individuals ask why Don Williams doesn’t have one. It’s a secret to every last one of us, so our best supposition is that no moniker can blanket the entire character of Mr. Williams. He is around the most noteworthy appraised poker players on the planet and that is unquestionably demonstrated, since starting 2007 the sum earned in competition rewards at the World Series of Poker surpassed USD 350,000.
According to Elky, Macau is the future of the poker. Macau has already organized plenty of WSOP event GDAM events. But Elky was not the only player who appreciates Macau for the poker events. Recently ISPT Wembley event and GDAM event has already pulled away plenty of poker players from Las Vegas. ISPT Wembley has decided first prize of $4.4 million at the tournament. This is the second highest value after WSOP tournament in Las Vegas. ISPT has completed all his promises that they have made earlier.
Elky has won a big amount of $1.6 million at the GDAM event. Now he has decided to take a break from play and he has his own reasons behind the trip. According to Elky, GDAM was a wonderful experience for the poker players. It was the first time that he has visited Macau for such a big tournament. It was difficult to move Macau but it was worth to participate in such a big tournament. The tournament was overpriced that makes it more valuable for the professional poker players. It was an exotic experience for Elky so he wanted to go there plenty of time to attend big tournaments.
It was a difficult decision to choose between WSOP events and GDAM events. But he has already travelled a lot to Vegas. At the same time, it is a matter to honor to win gold bracelet at WSOP event. Elky is very god in time management and he has travelled plenty of places to visit poker tournaments. He can travel 24 hours to attend big tournaments. According to Elky, he is really lucky that he has participated in such a big event and it was worth for him to attend ISPT Wembley instead of WSOP tournament this season. He has made a big score in Macau and he is hoping the same in future also.