Sweden’s Sofia Lovgren is one of poker’s highest profile female players. She was a Team Pro for the now defunct PKR Poker for four years before joining 888poker as an Ambassador in April 2014. In addition to playing poker, Lovgren is an active writer both on her blog and in European publications. She also has a huge following on social media including Twitter and Instagram.
Sofia Lovgren’s Live Poker Achievements
In April 2010, Lovgren notched her first live tournament cash with a 29th place finish in the PaddyPower Irish Open €3,500 Main Event for €9,800.
Later in 2010, Lovgren notched her first of many cashes in a World Series of Poker gold bracelet event when she took 29th place in the WSOP Europe £1,075 No Limit Hold’em event for £3,376 ($5,208).
Two years later in 2012, she cashed in three WSOP events in Las Vegas before she notched her biggest cash at the time with a 30th place finish in the EPT San Remo €5,300 Main Event for €19,000 ($24,532).
This cash was eclipsed the following year in 2013 when she took 16th place in the EPT London £10,300 High Roller for £21,540 ($34,925).
Lovgren recorded three more WSOP cashes between 2014 and 2015 before she went back to Las Vegas again for her most successful year to date in 2016. It was this year she not only had four WSOP cashes but also more than doubled her biggest cash to date when she finished in 12th place out of a massive field of 7,190 entrants in the $1,500 Millionaire Maker for $75,109.
In 2017, Lovgren recorded her 12th WSOP cash and her first in the WSOP $10,000 Main Event with a deep run that ended in 322nd place for $35,267.