Breakout of the Year Award

Awarded by Nomination Vote & Jury

Break Out Player of the Year AwardAwarded to the American or Canadian poker player without a major poker title* heading into 2014 who enjoyed a breakout year on the live tournament circuit this season as judged by the nomination panel and the members of the jury.


Please Note: Players who have won a WPT or EPT Main Event and/or a WSOP bracelet or any High Roller or Super High Roller tournament prior to Dec, 31 2013 do not qualify for this category.


The Rising Star of the Year will be awarded based on the nomination panel’s list of nominees and a final jury vote.