Nickname(s) The Iron Maiden
Hometown Kent, England
World Series of Poker
Money finishes 8
Main Event finish None
Olivia “Liv” Boeree (born 1984) is a poker player, TV presenter, guitarist, and model from England. Born in Kent, Boeree studied physics with astrophysics at the University of Manchester before moving to London.
PokerBoeree was introduced to the poker industry when she was selected as one of five contestants in the reality TV show "Ultimatepoker.com Showdown", which aired on Five in autumn 2005. During the show she was coached by Phil Hellmuth, a professional poker player.
After the show, Boeree began playing poker as a serious activity, and in 2006 she became the TV presenter and journalist for Gutshot TV at the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. Shortly after, she became the host of Challenge TV's on-line coverage of the European Poker Tour, and also appeared as a reporter at the World Series of Poker Europe on WorldSeriesofPoker.com. Liv writes a regular column in industry magazine "Bluff Europe" and has had front cover features in "Gambling Online", "World Poker Tour" and "Online Gambler" magazines.