You follow players on Twitter, through live reporting, at live events, and online, but how did they get their start? What were they doing before they discovered poker? We're here to answer those questions and more for you.
In the first part of this two-part series, Team PokerStars Sports Star Fatima Moreira de Melo talks about her childhood and the road to becoming a gold medalist.
Tune back in next Monday for part two, and remember to follow us on Twitter for up-to-the-minute news and videos.