Liv Boeree is a profitable poker participant and one of the vital recognizable ladies in poker. She has earned greater than 3 700 000$ in stay occasions and a pair hundred thousand taking part in on-line. The woman joined poker phrase on the age of 21.
At first, Liv performed poker on-line as an beginner. Boeree determined to utterly give attention to poker, after taking part within the actuality present “Showdown” from Ultimatepoker on British TV in 2005. It made her fashionable within the poker group and gave an important sport expertise and communication with professionals.
The woman began to play costlier video games on-line and tried her hand in offline tournaments. The success hasn’t come instantly to her.
Boeree gained her first trophy on the Ladbrokes Poker European Girls Championship, through which she beat 51 rivals and turned 2 000$ into 42 000$ in 2008. Due to this victory Olivia attracted consideration of poker group.
Poker made Boeree a millionaire, after she gained the EPT San Remo Primary Occasion in 2010. Together with the Cup, Liv bought 1 250 000$ of prize cash. This modified the woman’s life dramatically and introduced her reputation everywhere in the world. She even signed a contract with PokerStars.
Now virtually everybody in poker is aware of Liv Boeree’s identify; she is a vivid consultant of ladies within the sport. The woman performs in stay occasions loads, takes half in numerous poker and near-poker occasions, periodically writes articles and he or she can also be actively engaged in charity.
For 9 years, Liv was the face of PokerStars till she left the workforce in November 2019.
Fascinating info about Liv Boeree:
- An anagram of Liv Boeree’s identify is phrase “I Love Beer”.
- Earlier than Dwell grew to become a poker participant, she had been a mannequin, a journalist and a presenter. Nonetheless, poker hasn’t change into an impediment for such actions. The woman has participated in picture shoots for a lot of fashionable magazines (together with males’s journal Maxim), led a number of poker columns and brought half in a pair of exhibits (as a participant and as a presenter).
- Liv is keen on music; she likes heavy metallic and performs the digital guitar. In an interview Boeree fessed up that if it weren’t poker, she would more than likely play the guitar in some metallic band.
- She has graduated with honours from Manchester College, the place she studied astrophysics.
- Liv was repeatedly referred to as essentially the most stunning woman in poker and essentially the most profitable poker participant, however regardless of this, she is fairly robust on the desk. Within the poker circles Boeree was even given a moniker – “The Iron Maiden”. Though, the woman may be very variety and sympathetic in her life.
- Liv repeatedly participated in numerous charity occasions and some years in the past she created a charitable group Elevating for Efficient Giving (REG) collectively along with her friends-poker gamers (Igor Kurganov and Philipp Gruissem).
- Since 2014, Liv Boeree’s boyfriend is Igor Kurganov – a poker participant with Russian roots. Each companions wee members of the PokerStars Crew Professional. The couple lives in London.
- The woman adores the Burning Man pageant and virtually yearly attends this occasion within the desert along with her buddies (together with poker gamers). Boeree even introduced her mom to the pageant in 2015.
- In 2017, Liv Boeree alongside along with her boyfriend Igor gained the bracelets on the WSOP workforce match for 10 000$. For her, in addition to for Kurganov, it was the primary WSOP bracelet in a profession. Later, the couple bought one of many bracelets and gave cash to charity.
- One among Boeree’s most cherished needs is to see the Earth from house.
- In 2017, Boeree began her personal scientific present referred to as “Superb Science Adventures with Liv Boeree”.
- Because of the difficulties with translating Liv’s surname, it’s translated otherwise on numerous assets, however customers normally know that Liv Boeree, Liv Boeri and even Liv Boere are the identical individual.