Meet the Better Half: Presenting the Poker WAGS

Maya Geller
Maya Geller

If you thought poker was all about straight faces and bracelets and final tables, then you are mistaken. The glamorous side of poker is always on the sidelines. They are the Poker Wives and Girlfriends (WAGS) who stand on the rails and cheer their men, a flying kiss here and there and these females can get the poker games moving. These gorgeous females despite of a ‘committed’ tag never fail to give men sleepless nights. They are hot, they are young, and yes they are taken! Here are a few leading ladies of popular poker players who never miss to grab the headlines!


This gorgeous wife of renowned poker player Patrik Antonius is ranked amongst the top five hottest females on the poker table. If Patrik’s looks gets hundreds of women weak in the knees, Maya’s sex appeal attracts a huge male fan following. This power couple and their charismatic chemistry lead to their subsequent comparisons with the famous celebrity Hollywood couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Patrik has made it big in online poker and fetched millions with his clever poker strategies and continuously made his presence felt in the poker tournaments as well with marvellous wins. His pretty Israeli wife, on the other hand, is best remembered for her stint in 39th World Series of Poker 2008. This poker WAG is a regular audience in the poker arena, encouraging her handsome husband during his tournaments. This beautiful couple have two gorgeous children, and reside in the glamorous city of Las Vegas for most part of the year.


Michael Mizrachi’s beautiful wife and a mother of three kids, Aidiliy Mizrachi also hails from the background of poker profession. These celebrated poker stars have been married from quite a long time and are currently living in Florida. Aidiliy has made a gradual shift to her family affairs and is keeping a low key affair at poker tournaments. This Poker WAG is more active in the online poker circuit these days. Michael’s marvels at the poker table during the 2010 and 2012 World Series of Poker Championships make him an icon in the poker history, while Aidiliy is most remembered for her stunning victory at the WPT World Poker Challenge in the year 2005. Mr. and Mrs. Grinder, as they are popularly called, is a renowned couple in the poker circuit for their unswerving playing technique.


Married to America’s top-notch poker player, Erick Lindgren, Erica leaves you captivated both with her gorgeous looks and clever tactics at the poker table. Her tryst with gambling began during early years of childhood and eventually after rigorous training from MIT Blackjack Team, Erica finally carved a niche for herself in the poker circuit. This versatile 35-year old blonde is a professional volleyball player, blackjack player, and has also worked as a model during early years of her career. She is also an active online poker player at one of her sponsored website, Full Tilt Poker. This charming couple exchanged the wedding vows in Santa Barbara on May 29th, 2011 and have been happily married since then.