Hans Nielsen is Denmark's most winning speedway rider. He won a total of 22 World Cups, the four of them being individual World Cup titles. He ended his career in late 1999 after finishing third in the 1999 Speedway Grand Prix.
Today, Hans Nielsen is a Danish national coach, and gives his advice and experiences to the Danish riders. In 2011, Hans Nielsen became part of the Hall Of Fame - see the portrait of him in the video.