Greg Raymer was born in United States. He started playing poker in the year 1996. He played his first poker event in Lake Elsinore in which he was ranked 7th and had won $350 which was too much at that time. Then he continued playing poker. For the first time in the year 1998 he was ranked 1st and had won prize of $3,445. After that he played many events. After that in the year 2001 again he was ranked 1st and had won $25,560 in new England Poker classic tournament.
After that again he played many tournaments and had scored high ranking and won had won a good amount of prize money. In the year 2003 he was again ranked 1st in the MET tournament and had won $1,248. In the year 2004 in Las Vegas he played his biggest event of his poker life. In this event he was ranked 1st and had won a believable amount of $5,000,000. This was one the biggest event that he played till now. After this he continued his playing. Then in the year 2005 twice he was ranked 1st and had won $20,000 and $7,542 in Las Vegas and London. In the year 2006 he played well in many events. After that in the year 2007 he was again ranked 1st and had won $27,320 in Barcelona.
After that he played quit well in the most of the tournament till 2010. In the year 2011 again he was ranked 1st and had won $7,507 in Lawrenceburg. The year 2012 was too lucky for him as four times he was ranked 1st and had won quit high amount of prize from these events. In the year 2013 his rank bit low as compared to the previous ranks. In the year 2014 he played a series of poker event had also ranked 1st in one of the event in Jacksonville. He continued playing in the 2015 and had won a high cash but this year his ranking was bit low.