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Liv Boeree Profile

Posted by Bill "zimba" Seibert at 15 March 2011 00:04
Liv Boeree is one of the more attractive and intelligent female poker pros in poker today. She first started making results in 2007, winning the Ladbrokes European Ladies Championship in 2008. Her defining win was at the largest tournament in Europe (1,240 entrants) at the 2010 European Poker Tour - San Remo event where she won €1,250,000 to become the third woman ever to win a EPT title. Boeree has eight 'in the money' WSOP finishes. She has over $2,050,000 in live tournament winnings. She is a Team PokerStars pro. Online, she won the February 6th 2011 PokerStars Warm Up tournament for over $147k outlasting 4,710 players and defeating James "mig.com" Mackay heads-up. Boeree was born in 1984 in Kent, England and currently resides in London.

Things you might not know:
  • Boeree studied physics with astrophysics at the University of Manchester.
  • Boeree was selected as one of five contestants on Ultimatepoker.com Showdown where she was coached by Phil Hellmuth, Annie Duke and the Devilfish.
  • Boeree took her game more seriously after the show and did poker hosting work before having her first success live in 2007.
  • Boeree is an electric guitar player who is a big fan of heavy metal and classic rock.
  • Boeree has done professional modeling appearing in Loaded Magazine, Maxim, Sport Magazine UK, Guitar World, Card Player, and Bluff.
  • Boeree has also done journalism and been a TV presenter for shows like The Metal Hammer Golden Gods, The European Poker Challenge II, and the EPT.
  • Boeree has a regular column in Bluff Europe and has had front cover features in Gambling Online, World Poker Tour and Online Gambler magazines.

Liv Boeree is one of the very marketable young poker pros in the PokerStars Team Pro stable.
According to Daniel Negreanu “Liv is the whole package. She has a great résumé after winning EPT San Remo, is likeable, well spoken, attractive and hard-working. There is no question she was the top free agent and I’m ecstatic that she is now part of the team.”

Boeree interview after her EPT win, interview with Boris Becker, and playing some guitar:


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