Articles by: Maria Ho

Maria Ho’s Early Start at the 2015 World Series of Poker

Maria Ho | June 24, 2015

Monday, May 25th 7:16pm – I land at LAX after having been in Vancouver playing PokerStars SCOOP events. I had planned to leave today for Vegas to give myself a full day to settle in before playing my first WSOP on Wednesday, but made a last-minute decision to pop up to Vancouver to play online. The packing […]

Inside The Debauchery of a Bachelorette Party in Cabo

Maria Ho | May 18, 2015

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico has always been a quick and easy getaway destination for me since I am based out of Los Angeles. The last few times I’ve visited Cabo was to play online poker, so I found myself in foreign waters when I arrived there this past month, with my sunscreen, wide-brim floppy hat, […]

Maria Ho Gets All Revved Up for First NASCAR Experience

Maria Ho | April 10, 2015

I’m a sports fan. It’s pretty difficult to grow up in Los Angeles and not be a sports fan, unless you hate beautiful weather, great sports teams, superstar players, awesome stadiums, popcorn, hot dogs, or beer. And who hates hot dogs and beer, seriously? Proximity aside, the legacy and success of the L.A. Dodgers, L.A. […]

Two of a Kind: Jan Fisher and Linda Johnson

Maria Ho | February 23, 2015

I first met Linda Johnson and Jan Fisher back in 2011. Several notable female poker players had been invited to participate in a charity poker event in Colorado at the Fort Collins Series of Poker. I was thrown in with the likes of special guests including Linda, Jan, Jennifer “Jennicide” Leigh, and Tiffany Michelle for […]