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 , 3 months ago

The Dark Knight Rises at the Rattlesnake Open

Mike ‘DarkKnight17’ Coombs lifted a title at the 4th time of asking, scooping event 12 of the Rattlesnake Open and picking up SC$3,560.

Doyle Brunson Saw Three Guys Die At The Poker Table

Doyle Brunson is the most iconic player poker has ever seen, and his five decades at the top of the game is an absolute goldmine of stories.

Business & Industry, 3 months ago

Poker App Ban in China Forces PokerStars to Abandon City of Dreams

China’s crackdown on poker apps and the ban on social media promoting the game has forced PokerStars and others to cancel events and close poker rooms in Macau.

Barcelona Hotel Thefts During PartyPoker Millions!

The Barcelona hotel has once again been named in a theft from a poker player – this time at the partypoker MILLIONS stop in the city last month.

Gordon Vayo Sues PokerStars For $700k, Claiming “Unwarranted Bullying”

Gordon Vayo is suing PokerStars after the leading poker site refused to allow him to cash out almost $700,000 in winnings.

WANTED: Bill Perkins’ $10k Reward for Texas Card House Shooter

The gunman who robbed and shot a popular poker player outside a Texas cardroom last week now has a price on his head.

Patrik Antonius Shows Off His Running and Poker Skills in Monte Carlo

He might not be as lightning-quick on his feet as Usain Bolt, but Patrik Antonius still has a fine set of running legs on him.

Promos, 3 months ago

The Countdown to Online Poker League Season 9 is On!

It’s the final countdown to the world's biggest Online Poker League, season 9 of the OPL kicking off in just a few days with $30,000 added to the prizepools.

BGT Host David Walliams Blasted For Gambling Site Promotion!

Britain’s Got Talent host and best-selling children’s author David Walliams has fallen foul of a slew of anti-gambling campaigners.

Poker’s Most Shocking Murderers

If you think the Twitter spats which seem to surface on a weekly basis are the worst things that happen to or are caused by poker players, then think again.

WPT Star Lynn Gilmartin Becomes an Actress

Lynn Gilmartin has branched out to fulfil a childhood dream, starring in the Australian movie ‘How Do You Know Chris?’.

Promos, 3 months ago

Global Poker’s Rattlesnake Open Twice as Big as Expected

It’s been double the size, double the action and double the prizemoney for those who have sunk their fangs into Global Poker’s Rattlesnake Open this week.

The McKeehen Effect Spurs Moneymaker to Success

Even Chris Moneymaker needs help sometimes and he turned to 2015 winner Joe McKeehen to fine tune his game.

Revealed: Matt Kirk’s Net Worth $600Million

Sam Trickett’s slip of the tongue may just have given away the fact that Australian poker pro Matt Kirk has 66,000Bitcoin to his name.

Poker Player Arrested For Blog Death Threats

Notorious Vegas poker and Blackjack grinder, Tony Bigcharles, has been arrested by police after posting murderous thoughts on his blog.