If we look at the poker community as a whole, we can notice the vast majority of players are men. In fact, the top ten poker players in the world are all men. But, that doesn’t mean there are not some extremely talented and successful female poker players crushing the circuits.
Vanessa Selbst without doubt deserves to be called the best female poker player in the world. She has won big name events on Parouche Poker Tour, North American Poker Tour as well as not one but two World Series of Poker events. She has more than $10 million in life time earnings with her biggest win netting $1,8 million.
Kathy Liebert has been a regular contender at the World Series of Poker for quite some time now. Her first WSOP final table dates back to 1997. She has four WSOP cashes for more than $250,000 as well as a $1 million prize in the Party Poker Million to her name.
Anette Obrestads first shoot at poker fame came when she won the inaugural World Series of Poker Europe in 2007 when she took home more than $2,000,000. She has added multiple final tables from EPT and Aussie Millions events. Her total winnings are estimated to surpass 4 million dollars with her biggest live cash being $2,013,733.
Although Liv Boeree might not be the top earning female poker player, she is one of the most, if not the most influential poker players in the world. Her best finishes include a win in the EPT Sanremo in 2010 for over $1,7 million and numerous cashes in the worlds biggest poker events, such as WSOP. Her live earnings are estimated to $3,152,648 with her biggest cash being $1,698,300.
Muskan Sethi is a new name among the global poker elite. A former Adda52 pro, Muskan Sethi has been a regular at the most know poker events all over the globe. In addition to playing event such as the WSOP Main Event and numerous EPT events, she also took part in the PokerStars Shark Cage, where she faced the worlds best poker players.