Gus Hansen Suffers Crushing $889k Defeat on Full Tilt

Gus Hansen
Gus Hansen

Gus Hansen added another staggering loss to his seemingly endless downward spiral on Full Tilt Poker last night.

The Great Dane burned through $889,668 in 1,547 hands, according to

Despite some positive work earlier this week Hansen is now down about $10 million since last fall and headed for one of the worst years of online poker ever recorded.

Hansen split his time between FLO8 and 2-7 Triple Draw but the highlight match was against arch-nemesis Kagome Kagome in $2,000/$4,000 2-7 TD.

Kagome Kagome Destroys Hansen for $599,000

The match took place at just one table but that was enough for German Kagome Kagome to utterly decimate Hansen for $599k.

The epic loss raises some very real questions about how much more Hansen’s bankroll can take.

Although Hansen was on an enormous heater worth more than $5 million prior to Black Friday in 2011, he’s lost that and more since FTP re-opened.

It was a bad day all around for Full Tilt Professionals as Viktor Blom dropped $113k. The major difference is that Blom is up over $3.5 million this year.

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