Dec 6

December 6, 2014

Maria Ho - Bluff Awards

Maria Ho Receives 2014 Bluff Reader’s Choice Awards Nominations

For a third yard in a row, Maria Ho has received a BLUFF READER’S CHOICE AWARDS nomination for Favorite Female Player. Adding to her list of nominations this year, she also receives a nod for Favorite Broadcast Crew, for her work as the co-host and final table strategic commentator on the Heartland Poker Tour (HPT). Voting is open now through January 5th, 2015. Click here to vote!

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Nov 8

November 8, 2014

Poker Host Maria HO

Maria Ho Hosts the 2014 PokerListings Battle of Matla

Poker Star and host, Maria Ho welcomes you to the 2014 BATTLE OF MALTA brought to you by PokerListings.

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Nov 4

November 4, 2014

Maria Ho on Shark Cage

Watch Maria tonight on Shark Cage (Europe)

Maria Ho joins poker pros Patrik Antonius, Gus Hansen, Victoria Coren and David Williams tonight on the European poker TV show, Shark Cage (Channel 4). Click here to catch a sneak peek of tonight’s episode (2)…    

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Nov 1

November 1, 2014

Andaz Maui

Carefree in Hawaii by Maria Ho

(PUBLISHED IN BLUFF MAGAZINE – NOVEMBER 2014) – Relax. It’s OK. You have my permission – Immediately following this year’s WSOP, I set aside time and made travel arrangements to take a proper vacation. This probably sound ridiculous to those of you who think my life appears to be one big vacation. Paris, Monte Carlo, Bahamas, Vegas, China, New York, the list of desirable destinations I get to travel to on the poker circuit is enviable. But any of you…

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Oct 27

October 27, 2014

Woman Around Town - Maria Ho

Women Around Town Interview – My Career Choice: Maria Ho

(PREVIEW) For Maria Ho, playing poker was in the cards. Shortly after graduating from the University of California at San Diego with a degree in communication studies and a minor in law, Maria moved to Los Angeles and turned what had been for her a game into a career. This year, she took the 2014 World Series of Poker “Last Woman Standing” title and is also the most-cashing female at the world’s top poker event currently airing on ESPN at…

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Oct 24

October 24, 2014

2014 Maria Ho Last Woman Standing

Watch Maria Ho on Fox 2 St. Louis

Maria Ho stops by the Fox 2 studios in St. Louis to chat about the HPT and being the Last Woman Standing at the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event.

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Oct 20

October 20, 2014

Maria Ho poker 2014

Watch Maria Ho on My Fox LA

Maria Ho stops by the My Fox LA studios to chat about the 2014 World Series of Poker Main Event and being the Last Woman Standing for a record-breaking second time! Los Angeles News | FOX 11 LA KTTV

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Oct 1

October 1, 2014

Maria Ho and Daniel Negreanu

The Value of a Friend – by Maria Ho

(PUBLISHED IN BLUFF MAGAZINE – OCTOBER 2014) – FRIENDS COME AND GO, FIGURE OUT WHICH ONES TO KEEP – Nobody tells you, when you sign up for a career as a poker player (like any of us “sign up” for this occupation or could have ever predicted we’d end up here) that your life will basically become a 24/7 party. Not that you want it to be that way or even have a single party bone in your body. It’s…

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Sep 15

September 15, 2014

Poker Pro Maria Ho 2014

Glass Half Full; Reflecting on My 2014 Main Event Run – by Maria Ho

(PUBLISHED IN BLUFF MAGAZINE – SEPTEMBER 2014) Without fail, the World Series of Poker Main Event is the one tournament that I still get a little bit nervous for, every time. Even though I was coming off of my personal WSOP summer best of seven cashes, I still couldn’t help but feel anxious and excited as I walked into the Pavilion Room to take my seat in the Main Event. Everybody wants to make the Main Event the one that…

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Sep 10

September 10, 2014

Hottest Poker Players - Maria Ho

Bluff Magazine (Europe) Interview – 133 Seconds with Maria Ho

(PREVIEW) Heroes, jobs and life lessons. What’s the strangest thing you’ve ever seen happen at the poker table? A player who would consult his Magic 8-Ball App every time he had a decision to make at the poker tables. That was pretty funny. What’s the shittest job you’ve ever had? In high school I was a shoe salesperson at Nine West. Talk about a real Al Bundy moment! What’s the last text you received?  “Bacon!” READ FULL INTERVIEW HERE  …

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