Michelle Orpe

United Kingdom


Michelle Orpe of Essex, England has several career tournament cashes to her credit including a victory in a heat at the Partypoker.com Women's World Open II followed by a fifth-place cash in the final in 2008.

Away from the tables Orpe has had a distinguished career as a television presenter for more than a decade, including previously hosting episodes of the European Poker Tour for Channel 4. Other poker shows for which she has served as host or lead presenter include the Poker Millions, Sky Poker, and The Big Game. She has also been the face of several racing-related shows, including series devoted to stock car racing, drag racing, and the European karting championships.

Orpe is a lover of outdoor activities including rock climbing, skiing, sky diving, canoeing, white water rafting, horse riding, among many others.