Global Poker Awards Fans Choice Voting Kicks Off

  • Fans to determine the winners in four categories
  • First Round voting on now
  • Watch live exclusively on PokerGO®

LAS VEGAS, January 31, 2023 – Fans will once again have their say at the 4th Global Poker Awards, determining the winners in four categories: Poker Personality, Best Trophy, Best Hand and the debut of Fave Live Stream.

People’s Choice for Poker Personality

Write-in submission for Poker Personality have already begun as fans are asked to submit the name of their fave poker personality from the 2022 poker season.

Fans can submit their selection here

Opening round voting is also open for the Best Trophy, Best Hand and Fave Live Stream categories. GPA voting panel members made their initial choices and the finalists are now known for each category:

Best Trophy

  • EPT Main Event Trophy
  • LAPC Remington Trophy
  • PGT Stairway to Millions Trophy
  • Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Trophy
  • Triton Poker Trophy
  • WPA – Women’s Poker Association Trophy
  • WPT Mike Sexton Champions Cup
  • WSOP Main Event Bracelet
  • Wynn Millions Main Event Trophy

Fans choice ballot for Best Trophy

Best Hand

  • Alan Keating wins biggest pot in US broadcast history
  • Daniel Negreanu hits runner-runner quads on way to SHRB victory
  • David Diaz lays down absolute monster on Day 7 of WSOP Main Event
  • Insane Patrick Antonius hero call in Triton Poker Super High Roller Series
  • Jørstad and Attenborough play marathon hand heads-up in WSOP Main
  • Negreanu v Ivey v Antonius on High Stakes Poker
  • PapoMC pulls monster bluff in WSOP Main Event
  • Phil Hellmuth talks himself into going all-in with Q4 against Foxen’s 99
  • Wild J4 vs 89 hand between Robbi Jade Lew and Garrett Adelstein
  • YoH Viral folds AA against KK on the flop in 200K pot

Fans choice ballot for Best Hand

Fave Livestream

  • EPT Live
  • Hustler Casino Live
  • King’s Casino livestreams
  • Live at the Bike! Poker Stream
  • Poker at the Lodge
  • PokerGO
  • Triton Poker
  • World Poker Tour

Fans choice ballot for Fave Live Stream

Fans can make their selections until this coming Monday, February 6th.

The GPI will then announce the Final Four nominees in each category on Tuesday, February 7th where fans will once again be asked to make their selections.

Fans can vote once per round (one vote per name, email, IP) and votes from the first round will carry-over to the Final Four voting round.

Fans, finalists and nominees are encouraged to take to social media to show support for their fave selections!

Winners of the Fans Choice Awards will be announced at the 4th Global Poker Awards, streamed exclusively on PokerGO® March 3rd, 2023 starting at 5:30 pm PT / 8:30 pm ET.

For further information:

Anthony Charter

PR & Communications Manager

[email protected]


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