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Weekly Roundup 4th June 2012
Weekly Roundup 4th June 2012 by royalraise85 
 
 
PROMOTIONS
 
Skill Leagues
With over $44,000 in prizes, the skill leagues continue to sizzle in these Summer months. The May Premier Skill League found 'antonnnn6' in top spot for the $5000 prize. In the Open Skill League we have 'Jesus_diaz_1' coming in first for a nice $1500 prize. You too can get in on the Action every Month!
 
Knockout Festivals For June
Want to add a little spice to your tournament play? There's no doubt that getting a nice little reward for every player you send to the rail adds a certain extra dimension to a tourney. And so PSO is pleased to announce that every Sunday throughout June you can play our  Knockout Festival tourneys, exclusive to PSO members! With affordable $1.10 buy-ins and $50 guaranteed, you won't want to miss these. You'll find all the info here - we'll see all you eager bounty hunters at the tables!

'Where Have You Done It' - Social Media Competition
To celebrate the recent launch of PokerStars Mobile and to promote our Facebook and Twitter pages we are running a fun little competition during the Month of June where YOU can win some Tournament Ticket Packages! You'll find out all the details of how to enter right here in the Forum Have a go and win some MTT Tickets this Month!!!!!!
 
EDUCATION

Live Training
Each week you can participate in our Live Training sessions. These interactive sessions are both fun and informative and a great tool for improving your game. Check out all of the upcoming training sessions in our Training Calendar.
 
Here are some selected sessions to look forward to:
A Cool Announcment - Frosty is Here!
It is with great pleasure that PokerStars School can announce that Team PokerStars Online Pro Tyler 'frosty012' Frost will be hosting two live training sessions for us this month on June 10th and June 17th Don't miss out on this wonderful oppurtunity to be taught by a PokerStars Online Team Pro!


 
Flopping The Nuts - by 'TheLangolier'
'A recent post in the forums got me thinking about this concept again.  In the post, the OP complains that they flopped the 2nd nuts and lost the hand.  It was simply a bad beat complaint out of frustration'......  Read More Here
 
Ups And Downs - by 'Ongggg'
'Poker pros don't have a stable income because of the ups and downs in playing, specially when you're playing those big field tourneys. Even those high roi players have severe downswings'....... Read More Here

Open Skill League by 'Tonk Shuffle'
'First, congrats to all who competed and finished in the money, both per tournament and on the monthly leaderboard. April was a strong month for the top finishers'.... Read More Here
  
 
Hand Discussions
All PSO members are encouraged to post those troublesome hands for review by our hand analysers. Here's one for example where PokerStars School member 'Danan758' asks wheter or not he should have risked his tournament life on a drawing flop. Have a look and offer your opinion!

Poker Education
Ever wondered how to use the PokerschoolOnline Hand Replayer? Follow this link Here for step by step instructions and get posting those hands for review in the Forum!
 
 
Twitter
With so much going on in our daily lives it can be hard to remember everything that's going on and you might miss valuable poker education like the live trainings offered. 
Why not follow us @Pokerschool101 on Twitter to receive live training reminders in advance of their start time? 
Please follow our live trainers as well for interesting updates. @TheLangolier @ahar010 @xflixx
 
Facebook
Prefer Facebook? Become a fan of our PSO fan page for regular updates!

YouTube
Our YouTube-Channel provides you with short clips of our videos on PSO to get you appetite going! Follow us and don't miss a training video or video blog from our star blogger Joe Stapleton.
 

HALF PRICE SUNDAY!
The eagerly awaited Half Price Sunday is just around the corner on June 17th. Buy into some of the best weekly tournaments on offer for just 50% of the usual asking price. The prizes will be big so don't miss out on this wonderful oppurtunity. Check out the Forum for all the details! 

ZOOM
ZOOM has arrived! The eagerly awaited PokerStars ZOOM feature is now in the client. Check out the official discussion thread about this new feature on PokerStars in our Forum