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

Online Poker , 2 weeks ago

Fedor Holz Wins PokerStars High Roller $2,100 NLHE for $178,498

The German live ‘beast’ proved that he still has what it takes to crush online MTT’s as he took down the first prize of $178,498 under his ‘CrownUpGuy’ moniker.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Eiji Kimura Wins First-Ever WPT Japan Main Event

The inaugural WPT Japan was a resounding success by all accounts and it was Eeji Kimura who took down the Main Event, winning the special first prize of a $10,000 WPT Multi-Passport.

Molly Bloom Admits She Was ‘In Too Deep’ in High-Stakes Games

The stories of high-stakes underground poker games which Molly Bloom ran got an unexpected airing this week when Bloom broke her silence about the lifestyle she led during her time as the ultimate ‘fixer’.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Ahmed Abdella wins £400K Grosvenor UK Poker Tour Grand Final For £89,000

It turned out to be a Super Sunday for Ahmed 'Lella' Abdella as the Egyptian-born man with the Irish accent landed the best score of his career.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Adrian Mateos Wins 2017 Caribbean Poker Party $5,300 Finale For $250,000

It’s been a great and slightly unusual week for the high-rollers in Punta Cana at the 2017 Caribbean Poker Party, with Spain’s Adrian Mateos finishing off the impressive festival.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

WSOP and Tencent Unveil WSOP China Schedule

The schedule has been released for the first-ever WSOP China due to kick off on December 13th.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Sam Greenwood Wins Caribbean Poker Party Main Event For $1,000,000

It was a $1million PartyPoker payday for Sam Greenwood this weekend as he took down the Caribbean Poker Party MILLIONS Main Event in the Dominican Republic

Matt Berkey Hits Back at Doug Polk in TV Poker Row

It’s been a difficult time for high-stakes pro Matt Berkey, losing a $400k+ pot on Poker After Dark and incurring the wrath of Doug Polk for pulling out of a recent game.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Rainer Kempe Wins the $1,100 Caribbean Poker Party Festival MILLIONS Open for $200,000

An impressive warm-up is the best way to describe Rainer Kempe’s victory in the Caribbean Poker Party Festival $1,100 MILLIONS Open.

Live Poker Events, 2 weeks ago

Fernando Galvan Wins WSOP Circuit Planet Hollywood for $247,160

Mexican Fernando Fraire Galvan took down the WSOP Circuit Planet Hollywood for $247,160 and a coveted Circuit ring to go along with it.

Live Poker Events, 3 weeks ago

PokerStars Sponsor the Italian Poker Open

The Italian Poker Open has landed a new sponsor in the shape of PokerStars, with the 'Stars promising even more good news for its Italian tour fans.

Live Poker Events, 3 weeks ago

Chris Hunichen Wins the 2017 Caribbean Poker Party $25,500 Super High Roller for $400K

Chris Hunichen celebrated a $1million year in Punta Cana when he scooped the $400,000 first prize.

Live Poker Events, 3 weeks ago

Qian Zhi Qiang Wins WPT Sanya Main Event for $242,555

The resort city of Sanya on the southern end of China’s Hainan Island has been a very happy hunting ground for Chinese pro Qian Zhi Qiang.

Crazy Rapper Brands Poker Pros Racist

Half a dozen of the most liberal pros in the poker world found themselves under attack by the rapper Talib Kweli, who seemed hell-bent on calling everybody a racist.

The Rise of Bitcoin Cash

The future of cryptocurrency is one step closer.