• More than 20 awards expected to be presented
  • Fan choice awards
  • Exclusively on PokerGO

LAS VEGAS, December 14, 2021 – The Global Poker Index (GPI) and The Hendon Mob (THM) are proud to announce the return of the Global Poker Awards. In partnership with PokerGO, GPI/THM will present the awards for the first time since March 2020.

The 2021 Global Poker Awards will be streamed live from the PokerGO Studio at ARIA Resort & Casino on Friday, February 18, exclusively on PokerGO.

More than 20 awards are expected to be presented including 2021 GPI Player of the Year, Player’s Choice for Toughest Opponent, Poker ICON, and Best Vlogger. Fans will also be getting in on the action, having their vote on three Fan Choice awards. More information about the Fan Choice awards will be available soon.

The voting process will be announced shortly with awards voting beginning early in 2022.

The Poker Show Podcast – Special Edition – Announcing the Global Poker Awards 2021

For further information:

Anthony Charter
PR & Communications Manager
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Global Poker Index (GPI) is live tournament poker’s ranking authority – classifying more than 640,000 active players from over 100 countries across almost 30,000 festivals. GPI’s Hendon Mob Poker Database (THM) has archived over 460,000 live poker tournaments and 3.5 million individual results and is continually updated via real-time data collection from over 2,200 partner venues. Global Poker Index and The Hendon Mob are trading names of Mediarex Group, a global sports and entertainment organization, founded in Malta in 2012.

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