Maria Ho is a professional poker player and is currently ranked 13th in the world according to total earnings of woman players. Maria was born in Taiwan but grew up in the US, where she attended college and learnt her poker. By the time she left college she had grown her bankroll to a large enough size to turn professional and she graduated from low limits to high stakes poker.
At the World Series of Poker in 2007, Maria became well known as she was the Last Woman Standing, finishing 38th out of over six thousand players. In the 2011 WSOP, she finished second in Event 4, a $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em game and won the biggest prize a woman has won at WSOP to date - $540,000.
To become the 13th highest woman’s earner on the poker circuit, Maria has earned herself a place at WSOP final table, a total of 10 World Series of Poker cashes and 3 WPT cashes.
As well as playing poker, Maria Ho also commentates and is a private instructor. By the way if you are looking for online poker in India and trying to improve your game, Fundoo Poker has a great Poker School, full of good advice and poker strategy articles for different levels of player.