Liz Lieu professional female poker player was born in Vietnam in 1974 and is 44 years old at the date of this article. We must say though, her beauty and tranquility stands out and she certainly doesn’t look her age. Liz is a player that has been around for a long time. She is a woman poker player that withstands the test of time. She currently resides where a lot of the best female poker players do – Las Vegas!
Lieu was primarily a limit Texas hold ’em cash games player for a number of years, before embracing tournament play at the 2005 World Series of Poker. John Phan allegedly encouraged her to enter the $1500 no-limit hold’em event. Liz ended up in fifth place with over $168,000 in prize money (her biggest live cash to date). She also came 12th in the $5000 no-limit hold’em event this year.
The next stop was the Bellagio’s 2005 Festa Al Lago tournament, where she placed fourth in the $2500 no limit hold’em event and 16th in two other top tournaments in the series, taking home more than $80,000 in one week. Liz finished in the top ten spots at the World Poker Finals, Five Diamond World Poker Classic, and the Gold Strike World Poker Open.
Lieu’s first tournament win was at the L.A. Poker Classic at Commerce Casino. She won the $1000 limit hold’em event.
Her second tournament win came when she won the same event in 2007.
Liz Lieu has total live earnings of almost 800k. Her biggest cash live was $168k.
In 2009, she appeared in Hong Kong movie Poker King as herself.
On a personal level Liz has done a lot of photo-shoots (modelling) and loves fashion! She is a lover of family and friends as well as animals. She has a bright and bubbly personality that is also very grounded and filled with love and peace. Most would say, Liz Lieu Professional Female Poker Player is a beautiful person inside and out. She is also very friendly.
Photo Credit: Matthew Seifnia – An oldie but a goodie. Just a beautiful picture of Liz.