The World Poker Index launched its listing of nominees for the 3rd installment of the Global Poker Awards, which can be streamed are living from the PokerGO Studio at Aria on Friday, Feb. 18.
Twenty-six awards can be given out via the GPI, which introduced the finalists in 18 classes, together with Highest Ultimate Desk Efficiency, Highest Twitter Persona, Highest Streamer, and extra. The awards honor recipients from around the poker international and can supply enthusiasts with the chance to look many acquainted faces at the are living move, in addition to some new ones, like breakout participant of the 12 months nominee Kyna England and Twitter persona of the 12 months nominee Kitty Kou.
Initial balloting to resolve the nominees was once conducted by individual panels consisting of a cross-section of poker-industry insiders. Poker enthusiasts had been additionally inspired to weigh in on one of the awards, together with the Fan’s Selection Highest Hand and Highest Trophy. Whilst balloting is closed in the ones classes, enthusiasts can nonetheless cast their votes online for his or her favourite poker persona, thru Jan. 26.