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Andy Black is a poker player who has been playing poker professionally since 1986. Born in Dublin, Ireland he played regularly on various casinos in Dublin and didn't make it big until 1997 when he made it the final table in World Series of Poker (WSOP) where he was beaten by the legendary Stu Ungar.

Since then he has made many appearances around the world on many renowned live tournaments and events such as the EPT, WPT and Aussie Millions. Andy Black is seen as one of the top players in the live tournament poker world with 16 cash placements in WSOP.


Born in Dublin, Ireland he began playing cards against his mother then advancing playing on local casinos with his friends when studying for a degree in Law. During this time he joined a local poker club called the Junior Common Room.

Not until later in his life he would guess that he would end up on the WSOP final table against legend Stu Ungar, read more about Andy Blacks History here.


Andy has placed himself in top positions in nearly all major events. All of his placements can be found in our tournament results page.

or for quick summary check out more detailed section on Blacks biggest wins.

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Paddy Power Irish poker 2012 sees many pros on the final table, including Andy Black who finished 8th and cashed in $43,083.