The British Poker Awards – And the winners are...

The British Poker Awards – And the winners are...

Tuesday, 14 September 2010

The British Poker Awards promised to be one of the highlights of the London Poker Festival and last night's bash at the Kensington Close Hotel certainly didn't disappoint.

A host of top names name from the British poker scene were on hand to honour the best players and personalities, venues and forums on the circuit with our own Michael Caselli and Antonio Esfandiari dishing out the gongs.

Over 3,000 members of the poker loving public voted for the following winners:

Best Cash Player - Neil Channing

Best Tournament Player - James Akenhead

Best Online Player - Chris Moorman

Best International Player - Phil Ivey

Best Poker League - The Nuts Poker League

Best UK Card Room - Dusk till Dawn

Best Contribution to Poker - Vicky Coren

Best UK Poker Forum - Hendon Mob

Two further categories were voted by a panel of pro players:

Player's choice: Best newcomer: Sam Trickett

Player's choice: Best all round player: Richard Ashby

The final award was chosen by the editors of Bluff Europe, Poker Europe and Poker News with Praz Bansi crowned Editor's Choice Player of the Year.

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