Award Categories

Players were nominated in the following categories:

IPT Player of the Year

The IPT Player of the Year is presented to the poker player with the highest point total for the season. Points have been awarded in all IPT Main Events and €1,000+ side events, and the winner will go to the player who proved to be a cut above the competition.

IPT Female Player of the Year

The IPT Female Player of the Year is presented to the female poker player with the most points for the season. The IPT Female Player rankings include overall points from any Main Event and all of the €1,000+ side events.

IPT Online Qualifier of the Year

The Online Qualifer of the Year award isn’t just about how many packages a player won playing satellites on PokerStars.it, but also the results obtained playing live IPT events. This means that the award will go to a player who has proved that they are a true force at the tables - both online and live!

IPT Rookie Player of the Year

The Rookie Player of the Year celebrates the young talented players of the Italian poker. The awards goes to the young player who had the most successful breakthrough in Season 1, based on points awarded in Italian Poker Tour Main Events and side events with a buy-in of €1,000 or more.

SPECIAL AWARD IPT POKER FACE OF THE YEAR

If you click here you can vote for the player that in your opinion has been the most representative for this first season of the PokerStars.it Italian Poker Tour. The player who will receive the highest number of votes will receive the IPT Poker Face of the Year Award.

IPT POY Points System

Here’s how points were awarded at each stop in IPT Season 1:

Main Events point structure

1st place 100
2nd 70
3rd 60
4th 50
5th 45
6th 40
7th 35
8th 30
9th-16th 20
Top third of remaining cash finishers 15
Middle third of remaining cash finishers 10
Bottom third of remaining cash finishers 5

Side Events point structure

(Valid only for side events $1k or higher)

1st place 50
2nd 35
3rd 30
4th 25
5th 23
6th 20
7th 18
8th 15
9th-16th 10
Top third of remaining cash finishers 8
Middle third of remaining cash finishers 5
Bottom third of remaining cash finishers 3