Andrew Burnett

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Joined PokerTube August 2015

Andrew from Edinburgh, Scotland, is a professional journalist, international-titled chess master, and avid poker player.

Articles by Andrew Burnett

Chris Moneymaker-inspired Class Action Lawsuit Filed against PayPal

Chris Moneymaker’s battle with PayPal has made it to federal court, a class-action lawsuit finally filed against the payment provider for what is claimed to be unlawful account seizures

Settlement Reached in Mike Postle Involuntary Bankruptcy Case

Mike Postle’s involuntary bankruptcy case has been dismissed after a confidential settlement was reached with Veronica Brill and Todd Witteles

Highstakes Poker and Blackjack Reg has $21,000 Stolen from MGM Springfield Hotel Safe

A poker and blackjack player has accused the Massachusetts MGM Springfield hotel and casino of theft

$7million New York Apartment Used for Poker, Parties and Prostitution

Letting out a New York apartment has gone from being a lucrative investment opportunity to a complete nightmare for one man

Football Legend Neymar Scoops Super High Roller and Celebrates in Style

Poker-loving football superstar Neymar Jr scooped the Super High Roller at his own tournament series in the run-up to New Year

Top 3 Poker Cheating Scandals of 2021

The hope that 2022 will be the best year in a while remains, but it’s almost a certainty that however good it is for poker, it will involve someone, somewhere, trying to cheat their way to the summit

Teacher Defrauds Non-profits of $240K To Fund Gambling Addiction

A teacher from the US state of Georgia pleaded guilty last week to stealing more than $240,000 from various jobs

Daniel Negreanu in Facemasks Tirade Against Bellagio

Daniel Negreanu is not a happy bunny this week and the object of his ire is the Bellagio casino

Doyle Brunson Hospitalised With Pneumonia

Doyle Brunson swapped his seat at the high stakes poker table for a hospital bed recently

Betting Shop Scammers Jailed for £600,000 Cash-on-a-String Con

Four men who used an old scammer’s trick to defraud bookmakers across England out of more than £600,000 have been handed jail sentences totalling 8 years

PokerPaint Boss Brett Butz in New Copyright Theft Row over Artwork NFTs

The PokerPaint copyright theft saga seems set to continue after the poker art company’s owner, Brett Butz, issued more poker NFTs

Online Poker Legend Dusty “Leatherass” Schmidt Dies Aged 40

Schmidt became known for his legendary grinder approach to online poker, his love for the game developing while he was recovering from serious health problems

Mike Matusow’s WSOP Profit Claims Questioned in New Controversy

Mike “The Mouth” Matusow has courted controversy once again by claiming to have won more at this year’s World Series of Poker than he actually did

Twitter Beef as Nick Palma & Kristen Bicknell Explode Over Scams, Crypto and Hate

Twitter saw a battle between some of poker’s most controversial players this week

Sophisticated $4.6million “Losing Accounts” Gambling Ring Busted in China

Police in China have busted a $4.6million gambling ring that was running a sophisticated operation involving losing sportsbetting accounts