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

Business & Industry, 2 months ago

Caesars Set to Emerge From Bankruptcy

The long-running bankruptcy which has beset Caesars Entertainement Corp. will finally come to an end this weekend.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

Bryan Emory Wins PokerStars Hurricane Irma Charity Event For $3,000

It was a time for the poker community in Florida to come together and support the charity efforts aimed at helping those affected by Hurricane Irma.

Business & Industry, 2 months ago

Iowa Tribe Receives Online Poker License And a Lawsuit

Recent decision by the Isle of Man Gambling Supervision Commission to grant a licence to the Iowa Tribe is at the very least a curious one.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

Joe Gotlieb Wins 2017 WSOP Circuit Seminole Hard Rock Main Event For $257,638

Lifting the title and $257,638 at the WSOP Circuit Seminole Hard Rock Main Event couldn’t have come at a better time for 52-year old Joe Gotlieb.

Poker Players Take to Twitter After Las Vegas Massacre

Reactions have been varied, many tweeting in fear of loved ones while others have used Twitter to spread the call for help. Others yet have already started the expected political ‘discourse’.

Dan Bilzerian SLAMMED by War Hero for Fleeing Shooting

High-stakes poker-playing playboy Dan Bilzerian has been slammed for running away from the mass shooting massacre in Las Vegas on Sunday night.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

Gary McGinty Wins PokerStars Festival Dublin Main Event For €91,808

Gary McGinty saw off a field of 544 players to take down the PokerStars Festival Dublin Main Event after a four-way deal.

Phil Galfond is Back!

Although his RunItOnce Poker team are “working very hard”, it was his rather surprising DFS involvement which appeared this week.

Las Vegas Shooter Gambled $10K Per Day in Vegas, $100 Per Hand on Video Poker

The man who police believe carried out the mass shooting in Las Vegas gambled $10,000 or more per day in the run-up to the massacre of concert-goers.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

Jessica Bian Hong Yang Wins WPT Korea Main Event For $50,000

It was Canadian-Korean ‘Jessica’ Bian Hong Yang who emerged victorious from a tough and youthful final table in Incheon this weekend to lift the WPT Korea Main Event title.

Las Vegas Mass Shooting: At least 50 Dead and Hundreds Injured

At least 50 concert-goers in Las Vegas are believed to have died and hundreds more injured when a gunman opened fire on a country music festival near the Mandalay Bay Hotel.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

First Round Matchups Announced For King of the Hill II

Phil Hellmuth will be hoping for a repeat of the ‘white magic’ which he used to defeat Doug Polk and Dan ‘Jungleman’ Cates last month.

Borgata’s $10million ‘Double Recovery’ Fight in Phil Ivey Edge-Sorting Case

The Phil Ivey edge-sorting case has spilled over into a court battle between the Borgata casino and the card manufacturers.

Phil Ivey Makes Public Appearance in Beijing

World’s most famous poker player put in an appearance in Beijing this week to promote the Chinese poker application Zhi Zou.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

Ben Tollerene Wins Powerfest $25K Super High Roller For $846,722

Ben ‘CowEyed’ Tollerene fought his way through a star-studded field to emerge victorious in the $25K High Roller event.