Earlier this year Melanie Weisner earned her first cash on Australian soil when she finished 15th in the $1,500 No Limit Hold'em Bounty event at the 2012 Aussie Millions, a cash that was worth $5,000.
The former heads-up sit 'n' go specialist turned multi-table tournament grinder is a regular in the European poker circuit and has already gained a reputation for being an extremely talented poker player thanks to her trademark aggression and her superb hand and people reading skills.
In the video below, the first of three, Weisner talks about what her life was like growing up in Texas, her musical and theatre talents and what her first-ever poker experience was like. Enjoy!
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