PokerNewsBoy Awards Winners Announced

Posted by Gerry Poltorak on Jan 21, 2011 Posted in PNB News | 2 Comments »

The PokerNewsBoy Awards have come to a close and now it’s time to look at the winners chosen by you the fans. Here is a look at the winners in the PokerNewsBoy Player Awards Categories:

·    Best Newcomer (Player) – Winner: Jake Cody (46% of the vote) – Runner-up: XBlink

The UK poker pro was a runaway winner in this category.

·    Best High Stakes Player –Winner: Tie between Daniel ‘jungleman12’ Cates and Phil Ivey (27% of the vote)

Here is one category where the fans got it spot on in my opinion.

·    Best Tournament Player –Winner: Sorel Mizzi (31.58% of the vote) – Runner-up: Daniel Negreanu

Mizzi narrowly edged out the more experienced Negreanu in this category.

·    Best Mid Stakes Grinder – Winner: BadBoyPlayaz (59% of the vote) – Runner-up: Randy ‘nanonoko’ Lew

The crew pushed BadBoyPlayaz to an easy victory in this category.

·    Hottest Poker Chick – Winner: Vanessa Rousso (28.57% of the vote) – Runner-up: Tie between Sarah Underwood and Kara Scott

Really, is anyone a loser in this category!!!

·    PNB Player of the Year (Decided by the PNB Team) – Winner: Sorel Mizzi

Team PNB has decided that Sorel Mizzi is the winner of the first PNB Player of the Year award.

Here is a look at the winners in the PokerNewsBoy Poker Industry Categories:

·    Best Poker News story of 2010Who is Isildur1 with 58% of the vote

·    Best Poker News WriterSteve Ruddock (PNB) with 56% of the vote

·    Best Poker with 67% of the vote

·    Best Poker Resource with 46% of the vote

·    Best Poker Bonus with 56% of the vote

·    Best Poker Rakeback with 42% of the vote

·    Best Poker Training WebsiteCardrunners with 50% of the vote

·    Best Poker BlogWickedChopsPoker with 42% of the vote

·    Best Poker MagazineBluff Magazine with 78% of the vote

Here is a look at the winners in the PokerNewsBoy Online Poker Site Categories:

·    Best Newcomer (PokerSite)Unleashed Poker with 43% of the vote

·    Best Poker Site for High StakesFull Tilt Poker with 83% of the vote

·    Best Poker Site for Low StakesLock Poker with 60% of the vote

·   Best Overall Poker SiteFull Tilt Poker with 43% of the vote

·    Most Innovative Poker SitePKR Poker with 39% of the vote

·    Best Poker NetworkMerge Gaming Network with 76% of the vote

·    Best Deposit BonusLock Poker with 42% of the vote

·    Best Deposit Method – Tie between Neteller and UKash with 25% of the vote

·    Best Online Tournament Series (WCOOP ,FTOPS, etc) – FTOPS with 52% of the vote

·    PNB PokerSite of the Year (Decided by the PNB Team) – Lock Poker

Here is a list of a few of the sites that picked up on the PNB awards:

Titan Poker Blog

Bluff Magazine

Income Access

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2 Responses to “PokerNewsBoy Awards Winners Announced”

  1. Congrads to all the winners. A special shoutout to Lee “Badboyplaya”,and to the entire staff and members of Pokerspace. Way to go guys…next year will be even better.

  2. […] Poker was the happy winner of’s award for Best Newcomer (poker site)! Congratulations to the deserving room and a big thank you for all […]

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