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

Hustler’s Flynt Offers $10 Million cash For Dirt On Trump

Larry Flynt, the poker-playing owner of Hustler Casino and founder of Hustler magazine, has offered $10million for ‘information leading to the impeachment and removal from office’ of US President Donald Trump.

Live Poker Events, 1 month ago

Stefan Schillhabel takes down Triton Super High Roller Macau for $750,000

Schillhabel scooped just over US$750,000 when he fought off the challenge of many of the world’s best high-stakes players in the opening salvo of the Triton Super High Roller in Macau.

Leon Tsoukernik Wins First Round of $2million Court Battle

Leon Tsoukernik, the multi-millionaire owner of Kings Casino in Rozvadov which is set to host the WSOP Europe festival this month and next, has seen 8 of the 10 charges brought against him.

Dani ‘Ansky’ Stern Retires From Poker

The high-stakes online pro has tweeted his retirement from the world of poker.

Doyle Brunson Returns to Twitter

A week is a long time in politics said British Prime Minister Harold Wilson back in the 1960’s and for Doyle Brunson it was too long.

Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma Sells Online Poker Venture to Monster

The story which broke a fortnight ago has taken a new twist, with the Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma selling its online poker venture to the Monster Products Worldwide.

Winamax Recruits Adrian Mateos and Mustapha Kanit

Winamax have celebrated the news that France, Italy, Spain, and Portugal will soon merge their player pools by signing up two of the biggest stars in the European game.

Live Poker Events, 1 month ago

John Eames wins GUKPT Luton Main Event for £68,350

John Eames added the Grosvenor UK Poker Tour Luton Main Event title to his already impressive resume when he outlasted a field of 239 entries to take home the £68,350 first prize.

Phil Ivey Announces his Return to Competitive Play

Phil Ivey’s disappearance from the tournament circuit this past year or so has been as much of a mystery as Tom Dwan’s similar situation a couple of years ago

Live Poker Events, 1 month ago

Kamil Isabekov Wins PartyPoker EAPT Kazakhstan Main Event For $68,320

The weekend saw a big cash in CashVille for Russian Kamil Isabekov when he took down the The PartyPoker EAPT Kazakhstan Main Event fending off a strong field dominated by his Eurasian counterparts.

How Poker Still Confounds Artificial Intelligence

It has already been hailed as the death-knell of chess, go and yes, even poker, but the rise in AI - Artificial Intelligence - still has a long way to go before it solves the games we love completely.

Matusow Criticised by Selbst Over Weinstein Hollywood Tweets

Mike ‘the Mouth’ Matusow was once again at the centre of controversy when he shared his thoughts on the Harvey Weinstein alleged rape and sexual abuse scandal.

Upset About North Korea 76 Year-Old Woman Made Bomb Threat To Poker Room

A bomb threat was made against the Hollywood Casino at the Penn National Race Course by an elderly woman ‘concerned about North Korea'.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

PokerStars Removes Power Up From Lobby

The launch of PokerStars’ brand new game Power Up proved to be a short-lived affair this week as the gremlins got into the system – forcing the company to remove the game from their lobby.

Scott Tom Out of Custody Back Home to Antigua

Scott Tom, co-founder and former president of Absolute Poker, has been released from jail in the US after serving just 7 days and has flown home to Antigua.