Ronnie Wilson

Ronnie is a writing veteran with over 5 years of experience within the gambling industry. He started within the traditional gaming industry writing freelance for high profile news outlets and slowly transitioned over to iGaming which he has built a strong interest in.

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GiG Adds First External Poker Partner

GiG Adds First External Poker Partner

Poker is taking the digital frontier by storm. The latest developments have come from the Gaming Innovation Group who have expanded their B2B assets by adding a freshly-minted poke client. And here’s what we know about it. New Poker Platform Arrives in Q1 2019 Gaming Innovation Group, a company that has invested a fair bit […]

PokerStars Concludes Its Largest Online Competition

PokerStars Concludes Its Largest Online Competition

The Stars Group has made quite the splash with its PokerStars World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP). As one of the most touted events around the world, the WCOOP drew record-high entries and amassed the whopping $100 million in cash money! If you think poker has been dying, this is not quite true in the […]

Doug Polk Is Retiring for Poker

Doug Polk Is Retiring for Poker

Poker professionals come and go. Some leave a mark, others step out of the competitive scene bringing home a solid sum and are neve heard of again. However, Doug Polk is too big a name to just slip out in the shadows without the community noticing. And yes, Polk is officially retiring from the game. […]

9Stacks Seems to be Stacking Up High in India

9Stacks Seems to be Stacking Up High in India

9Stacks CEO Sudhr Kamath’s latest forays with poker in India may have been rather belated looking at poker in general, but they are just on time when considering the nascent competitive industry in India. Running his company 9Stacks with a number of like-minded people, Kamath is looking to make a difference in the fortunes of […]

PokerStars’ Upcoming Short-Deck is a Game Changer

PokerStars’ Upcoming Short-Deck is a Game Changer

PokerStars have been changing the world of the namesake game for a fair while now. Through free-passes at grand tournaments to introducing varied and interesting variations of poker, the host has been doing its best to popularize what appears to be a favorite past-time, give it an official competitive status, and overcome all the unpalatable […]

WinStar River Series Main Event almost Finishes

WinStar River Series Main Event almost Finishes

Following our extensive reporting on the EPT Barcelona, it’s time to change the tune. Another noteworthy event is currently underway and well worth noting. Enter the WinStar River Poker series, which has reunited a fair number of contestants. Quite the glitzy pow-wow in its own right, WinStar’s Main Event is definitely worth playing in or […]

Pollak Wins €50,000 Single-Day High Roller Event

Pollak Wins €50,000 Single-Day High Roller Event

The 2018 PokerStars European Poker Tour festival has been going on at full bore. One after the other, victors emerged from the fray and multiple events that the competition offered. Today, we pay attention to Benjamin Pollak, the professional who managed to tackle the single-day high-roller event. Here’s how it all happened Pollak and the […]

Wynn Fall Classic (WFC) Schedule Announced, Prize Pool Grows

Wynn Fall Classic (WFC) Schedule Announced, Prize Pool Grows

The Wynn Fall Classic may still be over a month away, but we are already gearing up. And why wouldn’t we? The Wynn Summer Classic came with a prize pool that was rather more substantial than what we originally expected and that felt great. The tournament managed to generate $1.5 million in cash prize guarantee, […]

Pennsylvania Gives the Go Ahead to Online Poker

Pennsylvania Gives the Go Ahead to Online Poker

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has become the latest body in the United States to authorize online poker. The institution issued interactive gaming licenses for three specific properties which have been eager to get a taste of the online poker action and bring Pennsylvania in the fold of the gambling states out there. The […]

Anatoly Filatov Wins Title at PartyPoker Live Millions Main

Anatoly Filatov Wins Title at PartyPoker Live Millions Main

And now the good news. Anatoly Filatov managed to top the competition during the PartyPoker Live Millions Main Event, taking on some serious rivals and clinching a victory at the Sochi Casino & Resort in Sochi, Russia. The 28-year-old was all smug about his victory having paid $5,000 to get nearly a million with his […]