Mads Andersen, One of the Best Poker Players from Denmark Travelling All Over the World

Mads Andersen is one of the best backgammon and poker players from Denmark. He was born on August 10, 1970 and grew up in Gentofte, which is near Copenhagen.

He started playing backgammon and poker in early age. In the 1990s he met Gus Hansen in Vestebro, one of the districts of Copenhagen. At the end of 1990s he moved to New York to seek a better life. He started a professional career in backgammon.

As in 1990s poker was not as popular as now, he played backgammon at the Ace Point Club in New York. In 2002 Mads showed up at the World Cup of Backgammon and showed his professional skills. He also won the EPT Scandinavian Open in 2006 and $1000 PLO Jack Binion World Poker Open in 2005.

He is a wonderful player in cyber space. He can be found at the Pot Limit Omaha tables, where he plays $25/$ 50 to $200/$400. His total winnings so far stand at a rate of $800,000.

Grand Final PokerStars EPT/Season 33rd$12,2412007
The Scandinavian Open - Pokerstars EPT/ Season 21st$446,9212006
The Scandinavian Open - Pokerstars EPT/ Season 15th$3,0442005
The 6th Jack Binion World Poker Open / WPT Event Season 31st$118,3792005
MasterClassics of Poker & Lido International3rd$13,0412004
31st Annual World Series of Poker5th$27,0002000