Maria Ho: Game Theory and the Evolution of Poker | USIA Podcast #9

Maria Ho is a Taiwanese-American poker player and television host/commentator. One of the top-ranked female poker players in the world, and a Women in Poker Hall of Fame inductee, she has over $4,000,000 in live tournament winnings.


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0:00​ Introduction

0:59​ Maria’s Path to Becoming a Poker Professional

4:25​ How to Improve at Poker

6:47​ Mathematics vs. Psychology

8:11​ Evolution of the Game

10:40​ Misconceptions about Poker

13:04​ How can poker attract more female players?

15:41​ Thoughts on Ladies-Only Events

18:38​ Can poker continue to grow?

21:37​ Outlook for the 2021 World Series of Poker

24:17​ Future Goals

26:47​ How to Follow Maria


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