Evelyn Ng is a Canadian professional poker player. Evelyn Ng was born September 14, 1975 in Toronto. Evelyn Ng began her gambling career playing pool for money at age 14. By age 17, Evelyn Ng had expanded into dealing blackjack and poker games in her hometown of Toronto. Around that time, Evelyn Ng dated fellow Canadian poker player Daniel Negreanu. Evelyn Ng helped her develop a style of play designed to combat aggressive players.
Evelyn Ng achieved fame on the WPT circuit in 2003 after placing second in the Ladies' Night I tournament - finishing ahead of established professionals including Annie Duke, Kathy Liebert and Jennifer Harman.
Evelyn Ng was included as one of the characters in the video game Stacked with Daniel Negreanu. Formerly a representative of the online poker room PokerStars, she is now part of Team Bodog along with fellow pros David Williams and Justin Bonomo. Evelyn Ng was a participant in the King of Vegas television series on SpikeTV, and featured in the second series of British game show Casino Casino as the poker croupier. She also appeared on Criss Angel Mindfreak as a professional poker player. Criss, having little experience in poker, attempted to psychologically persuade Evelyn Ng to repeatedly pick a losing hand from a set of covered/open cards.
As of 2008, Evelyn Ng total live tournament winnings exceed $330,000.
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