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April 3, 2016

The PokerListings-sponsored Battle of Malta is preparing for its fifth installment and Maria Ho will certainly be there, as she has again been commissioned to host the poker festivities at the Battle of Malta. The events have grown each year, and the 2016 series is now set for November 2-7 at the Portomaso Casino on the isle of Malta. 

Players from around the world will head to the Mediterrane...

March 12, 2016

Contrary to popular belief, there is more poker played in Los Angeles year round than anywhere else in the nation, including Las Vegas. So when it came to managing the LA Sunset, Maria Ho knew that the pressure was going to be on. She may have had the #9 pick, but Ho told us that she got her top guy, young German pro Fedor Holz.

“He was my #1 pick, so I was glad that everything went according to pl...

January 26, 2016



Maria Ho was named one of the first 12 managers for the new Global Poker League and with the draft coming soon she's already formulating a plan for her team picks.


Ho was tight-lipped on specifics but said she'd be thinking out of the box and that pure poker skill isn't the only factor she'll be considering when drafting players.


She also said that while the draft order will have a lot to do wit...

January 20, 2016

Maria Ho has been nominated for a 2016 American Poker Award in the Charitable Initiative Of The Year category for her involvement in producting and hosting the Chad Brown Memorial Tournament, benefiting the T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer & AIDS Research.


The award ceremony will take place on February 25th, 2016 at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills.


See a full list of nominees here.


January 13, 2016

Maria Ho has been named one of 12 managers (and one of only three women) for the inagural Global Poker League.


"Today is an exciting day in the Global Poker League history, the confirmation of our team managers is a crucial step towards our goal," Dreyfus told PokerNews on Wednesday. "We've secured an incredible amount of talented leaders to represent our 12 franchise teams as well as strong inten...

December 4, 2015

Maria Ho has been named one of the Top 10 Hottest Female Poker Players of 2015 - by The Richest.com




December 1, 2015


There’s a point in almost everyone’s childhood where they decide their life ambition is to become a pop star. Some might aspire to become an acclaimed TV presenter, others want to travel the world, whilst we all like to imagine ourselves winning millions at the casino. For Maria Ho, each enviable venture is a mere box she ticks off a list of personal goals rather than the distant and seemingly un...

October 3, 2015

Tune into a special edition of Poker Central's LIVE WITH MARIA HO, as she live streams from Daniel Negreanu's Las Vegas home and battles head to head in online poker with hole cards shown!




October 1, 2015

Today on Poker Central's LIVE WITH MARIA HO, fellow Poker Pro and Reality Star, Vanessa Rousso (fresh off her Big Brother 17 stint) joins Maria Ho live on Twitch to chat poker, reality TV, game strategy, Big Brother and more!




September 29, 2015

Maria Ho and Shark Cage season 1 runners-up get a second chance at a million dollars, in this Season 2 redemption episode.




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USA TODAY: Maria to Return as Battle of Malta Host

April 3, 2016

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Maria Ho attends the One Step Closer Celebrity Charity Poker Tournament

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