Theo Jorgensen

The Penguin Prop Bet

Last week, I told you about my fight with Gus Hansen, a bet I could've escaped if I'd really wanted to. As I told you then, I'm always getting myself into prop bets, and some are impossible to out run. This is one of those. We were invited to a baby shower and ended up at a fun table of people. ...more

by Theo Jorgensen on November 21, 2012 6:37 AM

How I ended up fighting Gus Hansen

Somehow I seem to be sucked in to different kinds of--more or less--insane bets. Okay, at times everything--or most of it--is well thought through. Other times I get sucked in. And then there's the times where it's just plain stupidity taking charge. The boxing bet with Gus Hansen back in 2009 wa...more

by Theo Jorgensen on November 12, 2012 6:02 AM

My advice for a good time in Copenghagen

I'll admit the weather could have been slightly better, but if by some miracle you manage to drag yourself away from the tables, Copenhagen still has a lot to offer. Culture wise, there was one guy interested in hearing where the best museums are, but since he got sick and can't make it, I'll go str...more

by Theo Jorgensen on February 17, 2012 2:47 AM

Theo Jorgensen: The life of a Team Pro

It's not all glamour Along with the life as a professional poker player also come worries. Last week was the trip to Barcelona for the European Poker Tour tournament in Barcelona. All I had to do is show up. PokerStars had taken care of the five-star hotel and the deposit. I've won--in tournament...more

by Theo Jorgensen on November 29, 2010 10:31 AM

WSOP Main Event Day 7: Jorgensen on the slide as pressure mounts on final 40

There is no such thing as a guarantee in poker. When there's no limit - either to betting or to fear - a major confrontation is never too far away. Even the soundest horses can pull up lame; the safest house can be blown away. Let's get this straight right now: Theo Jorgensen is not out of this tou...more

by Howard Swains on July 16, 2010 9:30 PM