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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Caesars Said to Have Bribed Japanese MPs

Caesars Said to Have Bribed Japanese MPs

Japan has been on the cusp of legalizing its gambling industry and dragging poker in its wake. However, new allegations have surfaced against one of the main proponents of the burgeoning industry in the country. Caesars Entertainment, the Asia Gaming Brief has reported, may have tried to illegally influence the outcome of the future gambling […]

John Cynn Wins the Title at 2018 WSOP Main Event

John Cynn Wins the Title at 2018 WSOP Main Event

And so the World Series of Poker (WSOP) no-limit Texas Hold’em Main Event, held in Las Vegas, is behind us and we have our winner. The new man in the spotlight, one John Cynn is feeling head over heels at the events that transpired. What happens next, though? Making a Splash in Poker The WSOP […]

Hellmuth wins $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em

Hellmuth wins $5,000 No-Limit Hold’em

Phil Hellmuth, the notorious Poker Brat, has rubbed many people the wrong way. Now, he certainly didn’t mean to. Oh, who are we kidding, of course, he did. But then again Mr Hellmuth’s temper is no reason to deny him his qualities of a player nor is it a reason to vilify him. Despite his […]

How Poker’s Popularity Soared and Twitch and Esports Helped

How Poker’s Popularity Soared and Twitch and Esports Helped

Poker used to be a game that was the preserve of foolhardy individuals with a flair for the unknown and well-heeled self-important buffs. The victory of the aptly named Chris Moneymaker in 2003 showed everyone that the game indeed rewarded players based on merit, not on privilege. In a newly published report by global financial […]

WSOP Main Event Second-Highest Attendance

WSOP Main Event Second-Highest Attendance

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) Main Event has caused a decent buzz for its 2018 edition. The number of entrants was quite significant, too, with 7,784 people signing in for the event. It has been the second-largest attendance rate on record since 2006, ad it constituted a modest, and yet respectable, 9{c118e36310c7bc75bef8f724f80ee0a52cfaf44be22f7e80906142f4c81518da} uptick. The […]

WSOP Main Event Launches Today

WSOP Main Event Launches Today

The World Series of Poker $10,000 Main Event kicks off today, July 2! WSOP is now the world’s oldest competitive pow-wow in poker that has been running since the early 1970s. Players will be flocking to compete for a hearty bite of the prize. All competitions begin at 11 AM with players flying in from […]

Venssa Selbst Coming Out of Retirement for WSOP

Venssa Selbst Coming Out of Retirement for WSOP

If you have been around poker for a while now, the name Vanessa Selbst will certainly mean something to you. Even though one of the poker’s most notable pros out there, Selbst decided to retire from poker at the beginning of the year. However, since that time, sightings of her have been reported over a […]