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Team 888poker Reveal Two New Female Ambassadors

Written By: Maya Michaels | April 15, 2014 | Posted In Poker News

Team 888poker have today announced two new names to their growing list of high profile poker players, both of whom are female, with Xuan Liu and Sofia Lӧvgren being the two women in question.

Liu hails from Canada while Lӧvgren hails from Sweden and the pair will join fellow female players Jackie Glazier and Jessica Dawley at Team 888poker. Liu has some impressive finishes to her name during her career winning the Italian Poker Tour side event for $64,376 in 2010, and finishing 3rd in the European Poker Tour (EPT) San Remo Main Event in 2011 cashing for $524,705, but her biggest cash to date came in 2012 when she finished 4th in the PCA Main Event cashing for $600,000.

Liu took to Twitter to announce her arrival as a Team 888poker player tweeting, “Delighted to be a new @888poker ambassador. A great company with unlimited potential that has always kept poker fun. I am completely elated by all your kind words. Felt like I was in limbo for awhile, but now I’ve found a home at @888poker.”

Lӧvgren is better known for her love of cash games, but she has some impressive cashes to her name, including four at the World Series of Poker and a couple on the EPT as well. Lӧvgren also took to Twitter to announce the news of her arrival as a Team 888poker Ambassador by saying, “Now it’s official. I’m in Venice and was presented as a new 888poker Team Pro. Some guessed it would be PokerStars but I have invested far too much in blue nail polish to go there!”

Lӧvgren also wrote, “This is only the beginning and I will be a member of a fantastic team of Ambassadors working hard to help develop this site even more the next years. You will see me regularly playing online as well as representing 888poker on the biggest live tours like EPT and WSOP. After a fun weekend in Venice at 888live, I’m now heading to Sanremo for EPT!”

Xuan Liu and Sofia Lӧvgren are two great additions to the list of ambassadors at Team 888poker, both of whom will no doubt being doing their utmost to improve the company’s fortunes even further over the next few years.

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