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Global Poker Awards Categories

Moment of the Year

Moment of the Year

Each year poker produces extraordinary moments. From a historic victory to a jaw-dropping elimination and everything in between

PocketFives Legacy Award

PocketFives Legacy Award

Presented to an online poker legend who has also made significant contributions on the live tournament circuit.

Poker Broadcaster of the Year

Poker Broadcaster of the Year

Presented to the best poker broadcaster in the business.

GPI Female Player of the Year

GPI Female Player of the Year

Presented to the female poker player who scored the most points Global Poker Index (GPI) Points during the 2018 poker season

Podcast of the Year

Podcast of the Year

Presented to the podcast series judged to be the best for 2018

Poker Journalist of the Year

Poker Journalist of the Year

Looking to place the spotlight on those who shine brightest in the poker and journalism.

Streamer of the Year

Streamer of the Year

Presented to the most dedicated poker streamer who continued to provide quality entertainment to their most dedicated fans and new fans.

People’s Choice Award

People’s Choice Award

Presented to the poker personality judged to have been one of the game’s best ambassadors in 2018. Voted by the fans

Charitable Initiative of the Year

Charitable Initiative of the Year

Presented to an individual, organization, venue, tournament or tournament series that raises awareness as well raise funds for a noteworthy

Award for Lifetime Achievement in Poker

Award for Lifetime Achievement in Poker

Presented to the person judged to have devoted a significant portion of their life to poker; a person who has positively impacted the poker

Tournament Performance of the Year

Tournament Performance of the Year

Awarded to the player judged to have had the single best tournament performance on the worldwide live circuit during the 2018 poker

Mid-Major Circuit of the Year

Mid-Major Circuit of the Year

Presented to the organization who presented the best Mid-Major Circuit events and festivals during the 2018 poker season.

Tournament Director of the Year

Tournament Director of the Year

Presented to the Tournament Director deemed to have gone over and beyond for the game during the 2018 poker season.

Jury Prize

Jury Prize

A special Award may be presented by the members of the Jury to a person, group or organization who deserve special recognition

Industry Person of the Year

Industry Person of the Year

Presented to the casino employee, tour operator or industry leader deemed to have gone over and beyond for the game of poker.

GPI Player of the Year

GPI Player of the Year

Presented to the player who scored the most points Global Poker Index (GPI) Points during the 2018 poker season.

Poker Media Content of the Year

Poker Media Content of the Year

Presented to the best poker article, blog post, book, picture or interview published by a journalist, industry member or media contributor

Video Blogger of the Year

Video Blogger of the Year

Presented to the “vlogger” who not only releases quality, well-produced, content but must also show the ability to connect with the audience

Event of the Year

Event of the Year

Presented to the event judged to have been the best single tournament event presented during the 2018 campaign.

Breakout Player of the Year

Breakout Player of the Year

Presented to the player judged to have enjoyed a breakout campaign on the live tournament circuit in 2018.