Jasmin Ouschan from Austria won the first part of voting on the 2011 EPBF Player of the Year.
European Champion collected 491 votes and it is 113 votes more than last year. The second place fell to Junior World Champion, Marek Kudlik from Poland, who got 407 votes. The other players got much less votes: J. Tahti – 147; R. Souquet – 121; O. Czupryńska – 55; H. See – 20. Generally the number of online votes cast 1113. It is 90 votes more than last year. Votes of national federations and EPBF partners will decide about the final victory. The results will be announced during the European Championships in Luxembourg.