PokerNews Podcast: Global Poker Awards Recap, Sarah Receives!
After years and years of #DidNotReceive, Sarah Herring turns the tables and wins the Global Poker Award for Poker Journalist of the Year!
She and Jeff Platt recap an incredibly entertaining night at the PokerGO Studio at Aria. They break down all of the Global Poker Awards handed out, and fill you in on some of the shenanigans that took place both during, and after the show.
Then, PokerNews writer and poker grinder Andrew Pieper joins the show! He tells the fascinating story of coming to a decision to live out of his car in order to continue his poker career in Las Vegas.
Show Time Stamps
|0:20||Intro: What a night it was at the PokerGO Studio...Sarah Herring is the Poker Journalist of the Year!|
|1:20||Recap of the broadcast of the Global Poker Awards|
|2:20||Global Poker Awards Results|
|2:50||Sarah's Acceptance Speech!|
|6:20||Shoutout to the host of the ceremony, Ali Nejad!|
|7:20||Sarah and Jeff break down the awards...first up, Tournament Performance of the Year (John Cynn) and Breakout Player of the Year (Ali Imsirovic)|
|7:50||Streamer of the Year: Lex Veldhuis|
|8:30||Vlogger of the Year: Andrew Neeme|
|9:40||Podcast of the Year: Chip Race Poker Podcast (Sarah addresses a little drama surrounding the announcement of the award and Daniel Negreanu's reaction)|
|10:40||Broadcaster of the Year: Maria Ho|
|11:00||Maria Ho's Acceptance Speech|
|14:05||Media Content of the Year: Lance Bradley's "Pursuit of Poker Success"|
|14:40||Industry Person of the Year: Angelica Hael|
|15:20||Tournament Director of the Year: Paul Campbell|
|16:20||Mid-Major Tour/Circuit of the Year: RUNGOOD Poker Series|
|16:40||Event of the Year: WSOP Main Event|
|17:00||Moment of the Year: Justin Bonomo wins Big One for One Drop|
|18:40||Jury Award: Drew Amato|
|19:00||People’s Choice Award for Poker Personality of the Year: Brad Owen|
|20:20||Brad Owen's Acceptance Speech|
|23:00||What happened after the GPAs?|
|24:00||888poker XL Blizzard: Chris Moorman Wins $100,000 Tune Up|
|25:10||Patrik Antonius Wins the PAPC €10,200 Championship Event (€78,100)|
|27:00||Andrew Pieper joins the show!|
|30:00||Andrew's Journey to Becoming a Homeless Poker Pro|
|55:00||Next week: planning ahead for the summer, plus, a player attempts to set the Guinness world record for longest cash-game session|
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