2022 Global Poker Awards Categories Announcement 24 Jan

Global Poker Index and The Hendon Mob have set a date for 4th Annual Global Poker Awards, which will take place at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas on March 3.

Alongside the date, 29 categories have been revealed, three of which already have a recipient as Stephen Song was declared winner for GPI Player of the Year and GPI Mid-Major Player of the Year, while GPI Female Player of the Year goes to Cheris Andrews.

Poker fans will have a say in four categories: Poker Personality, Best Hand, Best Trophy, and newly formed category Fave Live Stream and Top 100 ranked poker players on GPI leaderboard will once again vote for their toughest opponent.

Other important categories include Best Final Table Performance, Best Streamers, Best Vlogger, Best Podcast, and more. Nominees are expected to be announced on February 2.

The biggest winner of the 2021 Global Poker Awards last year was streaming platform PokerGO, Spraggy took the best streamer award and Brad Owen took home the trophy for the best vlogger.

2022 Global Poker Awards categories:

  • GPI Poker Player of the Year
  • GPI Female Player of the Year
  • GPI Mid-Major Player of the Year
  • PGT Player of the Year
  • GPI Breakout Player
  • Best Final Table Performance
  • Poker ICON
  • Players’ Choice for Toughest Opponent
  • Comeback Player
  • GPI Award of Merit
  • The Hendon Mob Award
  • Best Twitter Personality
  • Charitable Initiative
  • Best Streamer
  • Best Vlogger
  • Rising Star in Content Creation
  • Best Industry Person
  • Best Tournament Director
  • Best Event
  • Best Mid-Major Tour/Festival
    Best Broadcaster
  • Best Podcast
  • Best Media Content: Written
  • Best Media Content: Video
  • Best Media Content: Photo
  • Fans Choice: Poker Personality
  • Fans Choice: Best Hand
  • Fans Choice: Best Trophy
  • Fans Choice: Fave Live Stream