Doug Ramirez

Doug Ramirez

Doug is our American guru, he will be keeping us informed with latest poker tournament news and goings on in the USA

Online poker revenues in New Jersey have constantly fallen below expectations and it has been a headache for the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) to find a solution to boost online ...  Read more...

There are a number of top poker players in the world who have built a reputation for themselves as being controversial. Phil Hellmuth and Phil Ivey are two names that come to mind as their antics ...  Read more...

David Peters got into a three-handed battle that went on for nearly five hours at the Poker Masters $100,000 Main Event. In the end, Peters outlasted his competition and claimed the $1,150,000 ...  Read more...

When it comes to poker rooms in America, it seems that of late more poker rooms have closed than opened and that in many ways is an indication of how the poker market has fared over the past few ...  Read more...

The game of poker has become very attractive to the younger generation in recent years because millennials realize that they can make a full time career out of playing live poker and online ...  Read more...

The casino industry in the United States did very well for itself in 2017 with revenues topping $40 billion for the first time ever. The American Gaming Association (AGA) released their 2018 ...  Read more...

The yearly battle between some of the world’s greatest high rollers is not too far away. Poker Masters gets underway on September 7th and will take place at the PokerGO Studio in Las Vegas’s ARIA ...  Read more...

A modernized $375 million convention center which will be called ‘Caesars Forum‘ is currently in the works. This project has already gained massive attention as there is speculation ...  Read more...

The Card Player Poker Tour (CPPT) is getting together with Derby Lane’s Pokerfest Series to put on a 10-event extravaganza that will have $320,000 in guaranteed prize money up for grabs. Things ...  Read more...

State gaming regulators in Nevada say that cash games in the state’s poker rooms hauled in $17.48 million in the month of June. That figure is up nearly 5% from the previous year and it is the ...  Read more...

The World Poker Tour (WPT) commenced their new season with the WPT Gardens Main Event in California. The next stop will take place at the Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Oklahoma and run ...  Read more...

The 2018 World Series of Poker (WSOP) is coming to a close and a lot of poker players are looking to take a break from the felt as they have been grinding for close to a month and a half at the ...  Read more...