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

The Mockery of WPT Fallsview: Mike Leah Bought his WPT Title?

What should have been a celebration of his first-ever WPT title has rebounded in spectacular fashion for Canadian pro Mike Leah.

Go to WSOP and Get Coached by Daniel Negreanu

If you ever fancied playing the WSOP and being coached by a legend of the game in the process, then the ‘Above the Fold’ charity poker night is the place to be.

Anna Khait Receives Ransom Call Over Dads Supposed Kidnap

Poker-pro Anna Khait was among those who were targeted in a ‘virtual kidnapping’ extortion attempt.

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Mike Leah Wins WPT Falls View Main Event for $359,342

Mike Leah took down the WPT Falls View Main Event for $359,342 - taking his career total over the $6.5million mark and a well-earned place in the WPT Champion Club.

Jason Koon’s Stem Cell Treatment a Success!

It’s not often poker players suffer injuries at the table, but the modern-day emphasis on fitness for those long grinds has certainly seen a few off the tables.

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Johannes Becker Wins PartyPoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany Super High Roller For €320,050

The second €25,000 Super High Roller of the 2018 partypoker LIVE MILLIONS Germany festival attracted a field of 45 entries, which includes 13 re-entries.

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Keith Tilston Takes Down US Poker Open $50K Main Event for $660,000

It has been a week to remember for Keith Tilston, taking on the world’s best and walking off with the biggest cash of his life - $660,000.

The Poker Chips on Donald Trump’s Shoulder

It wouldn’t be the first time President Trump has been accused of having a chip on his shoulder, but a recent work of art has used dozens of poker chips to depict the POTUS.

Poker Pro Micah Raskin Arrested with $1/2million of Marijuana and Guns

Micah Raskin, a poker pro with almost $2million to his name in tournament earnings, stands accused of criminal possession of more than 350 pounds of marijuana.

Doug Polk Calls Daniel Negreanu ‘an Embarrassment to the Game'

Doug Polk launched a vitriolic verbal attack on Daniel Negreanu, calling the PokerStars pro “a massive hypocrite” and “an embarrassment to the game”.

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Patrik Antonius Wins Party Poker MILLIONS Germany €25,000 High Roller for €425,000

It was a legend of yesteryear who was making his mark on the Party Poker MILLIONS – Patrik Antonius seeing off a host of other big names to take down the €25k High Roller

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David ‘Pocket Aces’ Peters Wins US Poker Open Event 7 for $400K

It looks unlikely that anyone will prevent Stephen Chidwick from lifting the overall title at the US Poker Open this week-

Berri Sweet Wades in to High Stakes Bumhunting Debate

‘Berri Sweet’, has gone public with a threat to unmask the players he feels have led the nosebleed PLO games on PokerStars ‘to a point where breaking the rules has become the norm’

PokerStars Confirms LAPT Chile Cancellation!

PokerStars have today confirmed the cancellation of the planned first leg of the revamped LAPT after several days of consternation among players.

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Benjamin Pollak Wins US Poker Open $25,000 High Roller For $416,500

Benjamin Pollak added his name to the list of winners at the USPO, landing the $25k No Limit event 6 for $416,500 to launch himself onto the overall leaderboard