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

Troubled Poker Pro Matt Marafioti Takes Own Life Aged 33

Matt Marafioti has died in an apparent suicide after falling from the 28th floor of a highrise building in New Jersey

Russell Crowe Adds Director Job to Starring Role in Poker Face

Hollywood superstar Russell Crowe has added the director’s job to his starring role in the poker-based movie Poker Face

Phil Hellmuth Takes to Twitter to Announce He is on a Social Media Ban!

Flying halfway round the world for a relaxing holiday with your best friends needn’t mean not keeping your fans and followers in the loop

Chris Moneymaker Will NOT Play WSOP 2021 Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Chris Moneymaker has revealed that he won’t be making another run at the WSOP Main Event title that he famously won back in 2003

Daniel Negreanu - The Story Of Canada’s KidPoker

He is perhaps the best-known poker player in the world – even in the history of the game – with $millions to his name and a social media following that includes trolls by the dozen

The Top 5 Casino Heists of All Time

The biggest and most brazen casino heists ever!

“Poker Pro” Talon White Jailed for One Year and One Day for $8million Pirate Streaming Scheme

Talon White has been sentenced to one year and one day in federal prison for conducting an $8million pirate movie streaming scheme

Business & Industry, 10 months ago

Phil Hellmuth Refused to Buy Bitcoin at $90 and It Cost Him $millions

Hellmuth has an incredible number of successes to his name both on and off the felt but apparently taking advice on when to buy Bitcoin wasn’t one of them

Michael 'The Grinder' Mizrachi pulled up for bad etiquette at WPT Venetian

Mizrachi found himself singled out for a breach of the rules, or etiquette at least, during the WPT Venetian...

Promos, 10 months ago

Unibet Gets New LGBTQ+ Avatars for Pride Month

Yesterday saw the unveiling of two LGBTQ+ specific avatars into the Unibet client

1999 WSOP Main Event Champ Noel Furlong Passes Away Aged 83

The Irish poker community is in mourning this week after 1999 WSOP Main Event champion, Noel Furlong, passed away

$75,000 Ninja Warrior Prop Bet Dispute Between Shaun Deeb and Tony Miles

The poker community are incensed once again by Shaun Deeb

California Nun Steals $835K from Catholic School to Fund Gambling Habit

A Catholic nun from California who took a vow of poverty has agreed to plead guilty to charges of stealing more than $835,000 of school funds

Bill Perkins Offers to Sponsor $200k Prize Boxing Match Between Matt Berkey and Robert Kuhn

A Twitter spat between poker pros Matt Berkey and Robert Kuhn escalated so far this week

Whistleblower Veronica Brill Awarded $27,000 Against Mike Postle in Anti-SLAPP Lawsuit Judgement

This week it was Veronica Brill’s turn to be awarded financial recompense against Mike Postle