Andrew Burnett

Articles 696

Joined PokerTube August 2015

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

Articles by Andrew Burnett

Planet Hollywood Casino Owners Sued Over Mannequin in Room

Kent Jacobs Boutwell claims $10,000 in damages after a mannequin in a racing suit scared him senseless as he entered his hotel room.

Poker Player Damon Smith Jailed For 15 years Over Underground Bomb Plot

Damon Smith who was convicted last month of a bomb plot on the London Underground has been jailed for 15 years at the Old Bailey in London.

High-Stakes players Hacked - Doug Polk Explains How

Vanessa Rousso was not the only well-known poker player to have her account hacked this past week

Vanessa Rousso Tweets Pleading For Emergency Help - Police Called!

Poker pro Vanessa Rousso was at the centre of a ‘Twitter emergency’ which appears to have been the result of a hoax ‘swatting’.

Online Poker , 2 days ago

Madalain Wins PokerStars SCOOP Main Event $100 Low For $221,515.37

‘Madalain’ from Austria scoops a healthy $221,515.37 from his $109 entry, overcoming 23,315 other players in the final event of the spring series on PokerStars.

Doyle Brunson Plans to Play in WSOP 2017

It seems that poker legend Doyle ‘Texas Dolly’ Brunson may well be outing in an appearance at this summer’s Vegas shindig.

Promos, 2 days ago

Viva Las…Velden!

The European Poker Championships in Velden looks to be one of the best tournaments on offer.

Rui Cao in Conversation with Paul Phua: Being Aggressive is My Biggest Strength

The latest Paul Phua's video sees the Macau-based supremo discussing all things poker with one of the brightest talents of the game, Rui Cao.

Online Poker , 3 days ago

Charlie Carrell Wins PokerStars SCOOP Main Event $10000 High For $1,200,000

It was yet another ‘epiphany’ for Charlie Carrell as he apparently battled internet problems from a ‘Starbucks in Mexico’ to take down the final biggie of the SCOOP.

Mike Sexton Leaves WPT To Become Party Poker Chairman

Mike Sexton announced that he would be leaving his iconic role as WPT commentator for the past 15 years to become the Chairman of Party Poker.

Online Poker , 4 days ago

PokerStars Player Accounts At Risk Due To Phishing Scam

PokerStars was the target of a fairly unsophisticated but realistic-looking attempt to snare unwary players.

Online Poker , 4 days ago

Doug Polk Wins $271k Live on YouTube

Doug Polk certainly answered his critics with a fantastic take-down of the $271,000 first prize in PartyPoker’s Powerfest.

An Interview With Matt Glantz

A delve inside the life and mind of Matt Glantz is sure to unearth a wealth of stories and views!

Cambodia’s Casinos Suffering From Chinese Exodus

Last year’s arrests and the lack of explanations and charges meant that the whole industry got scared and left.

Allen Kessler Releases Full Las Vegas Summer Schedule #Legend

Tweeting his plans for the summer shindig, ‘Chainsaw’ shared Kenny ‘SpaceyFCB’ Hallaerts excellent Vegas spreadsheet.