Cody and Trickett win British Poker Awards

Posted by Steve Ruddock on Sep 08, 2011 Posted in Poker Player News | No Comments »

This past weekend the British Poker Awards were handed out at the Poker in the park festival and even though many of the players were busy plying their trade at major tournaments around the globe, the award winners were cheered, and a handful were on hand to pick up their hardware, including John Duthie (Outstanding Contribution to Poker) and Kara Scott (Poker Presenter of the Year).

Other winners included top UK talent like Sam Trickett (Best Cash Player), JP Kelley (Best Omaha Player), Richard Ashby (Best Mixed Game Player), and Chris Moorman (Best Online Player). But the man of the day had to be recent Triple Crown winner Jake Cody, who managed to pick up two British Poker Awards: Best Tournament Player and the highly coveted Player of the Year award.

Here is a look at all of the British Poker Award winners from this past weekend:

  • BEST INTERNATIONAL PLAYER – Jason Mercier
  • BEST TOURNAMENT PLAYER – Jake Cody
  • BEST CASH PLAYER -Sam Trickett
  • BEST POT LIMIT OMAHA (PLO) PLAYER – J P Kelly
  • BEST MIXED GAME PLAYER – Richard Ashby
  • BEST ONLINE PLAYER – Chris Moorman
  • BEST POKER FORUM – TwoPlusTwo.com
  • BEST BLOGGER – Neil Channing’s Blackbelt Poker Blog
  • BEST SOCIAL MEDIA USER – Vicky Coren
  • BEST POKER LEAGUE – Champions Poker League
  • POKER PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR – Kara Scott
  • OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO POKER – John Duthie
  • BEST BREAKOUT PLAYER – Matt Perrins
  • LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Roy Houghton
  • PLAYER OF THE YEAR – Jake Cody

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