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

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...

Jeremy Perrin decided to enter his very first WSOP bracelet event at 2018 WSOP and it worked out great for him in the end. Perrin took down The Giant No-Limit Hold’em event and finished in first ...  Read more...

Tommy Nguyen has been playing poker for close to a decade but has never been consistent at winning. He accumulated very little in winnings during the 10 years that he played and did not know that ...  Read more...

Poker pros from all over the world make plans each year to travel to the World Series of Poker (WSOP) in the hopes of making it big and winning a nice sum of money. Thousands of these overseas ...  Read more...

The 2018 Wynn Summer Classic ended with a chop deal for Hong Kong’s Vincent Kwun Ngai Li and Australia’s Dominic Coombe. They shook hands and closed the deal which gave them both the biggest live ...  Read more...

The $1,000 Seniors No-Limit Hold'em Championship at the 2018 WSOP concluded with a record-setting field and a new inductee to the WSOP bracelet circle: Matthew Davis. Davis came to the 2018 ...  Read more...