Chicago Poker Club has something in the works to celebrate Chicago's sexiest women in poker. "The works" could be coming in January, or in June... in the meantime, courtesy of our content partner at Scotty Clark Poker, let's talk about the sexiest women in all of poker. Reprinted with permission:
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This is the first of four polls and the polls will include 16 ladies for the title of Sexiest Woman in Poker History
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Criteria: All international female players, television hosts, site professionals, celebrities and media reporters. Any female very active in poker. The top two finishers in each of the four polls will advance. Opinion. The best players should be credited for long-term staying power... Liv Boeree is 26 years old and is from the UK. Born in Kent, she studied physics and astrophysics at the University of Manchester. In April of 2010, Liv Boeree won EPT San Remo for a whopping €1,250,000 Boeree left Absolute Poker to sign with Poker Stars this year. Liv is also known as "Iron Maiden" and she loves her heavy metal.
Isabelle Mercier 35, was born in the province of Quebec. After a degree in Law in Montreal, she moved to Paris and earned a master's degree, all while working as the poker room manager at the Aviation Club de France. Mercier was a PokerStars team member, but left to become a consultant last year for BetClic. Mercier has over one million dollars in live tournament cashes.
is the best known of our four nominations. She is a PokerStars team member and graced the cover of the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Rousso graduated from Duke and is married to poker professional Chad Brown The first time I ever saw Vanessa was at the Bellagio and before she was famous. Honestly, I could not keep my eyes off her and it was embarassing for me, and creepy for her. I finally met Vanessa in Reno. Like a nervous schoolboy, I called her Rene, as in actress Rene Russo.
Erica Schoenberg is 32 years old. Schoenberg dated David Benyamine and is now romantically involved with Erick Lindgren Schoenberg worked as a personal trainer, model, professional volleyball and blackjack player before poker. Erica is a native of Akron, Ohio and has in excess of $800K in live cashes. She is sponsored by Full Tilt