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

Antonio Esfandiari in $1million Cash, Chips and Jewellery Theft Case

Woman arrested in $1million theft from Antonio Esfandiari

Infamous Chicago Mob Hitman Frank Cullotta Dies in Vegas from COVID-19

Mobster, who was the consultant for Hollywood movie ‘Casino’, has died aged 81 in Las Vegas from “a variety of ailments, including COVID-19”

John Hesp Reveals $2.6million Main Event Winnings are Still in the Bank

In one of those ‘hard to believe how time flies’ moments, it’s been three full years since Englishman John Hesp won over the hearts of the WSOP

Police Alert After Poker Player Jody Trainer Goes Missing in Canada

Police in Abbotsford, British Columbia have appealed for help to trace Jody Trainer

French Online Giants Winamax in Homophobic Tweet Controversy

Winamax has come under fire after their sportsbetting arm posted an offensive Champions League celebration tweet that was considered homophobic

Face-Mask Flouting Vegas Gambler Removed from Casino in Handcuffs

A refusal to wear a mask at the 4 Queens casino in Las Vegas led to one gambler being frog-marched from the property in handcuffs

David Rush Breaks Poker Chip Stacking Record

For David Rush the lockdown has been a world-record-breaking boon

Veronica Brill Shocked by Postlegate Netflix Documentary Claims

Whistleblower Veronica Brill was contacted by somehow claiming to be a Netflix documentary director…

Jamie Kerstetter Claims Daniel Negreanu Deliberately Damaged Her Career

The latest in a long line of controversies to dog the Canadian superstar…

Erik Seidel Accused of Bad Sportsmanship in WSOP HU Championship

If there is one name you don’t expect to see connected to accusations of bad sportsmanship it’s that of Erik Seidel

Online Poker , 5 months ago

Jens ‘Knossi’ Knossalla Shatters Lex Veldhuis’ TwitchTV Poker Record

Knossala topped out his stream of the PokerStars Stadium Series with 91,680 concurrent viewers

Online Poker , 5 months ago

TRT-Vitor Scoops $1.39million Venom Win On ACR

The biggest-ever Americas CardRoom payout went to US player TRT-Vitor

Identity Thief Uses Prosthetic Masks to Steal $100,000 from Casinos

55-year old John Colletti faces charges of wire fraud and aggravated identity theft, as well as multiple other fraud-related charges

Daniel Negreanu Releases Statement on Why He Accepted Doug Polk's Challenge

It came as a complete shock to most in the poker community when Daniel Negreanu agreed to play Doug Polk in a bid to settle their long-running feud

Business & Industry, 5 months ago

How a Weekend in Vegas Saved FedEx from Bankruptcy

The myths and fairytales associated with Las Vegas are perhaps surpassed only by those stories that really happened