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    hi, I'm new to PSO and would like to take place in the bankroll builder promotion

  • #2
    Welcome to PokerSchoolOnline! Be sure to read THIS just to be be sure of exactly what's on offer with the Bankroll Builder promotion. >>click here<< for a complete overview of what PSO has to offer. We will advise within 24 hours as to whether or not you will be eligible for this promotion. Please check back this time tomorrow! Thank you for being a member of www.pokerschoolonline.com and best of luck to you at the tables! John (JWK24) umbup:
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    • #3
      Hi robby_brc, You are eligible for the Bankroll Builder promotion, good job! NB: Bookmark this page so that you'll find it easily in the future First Step Watch the following video and pay special attention to the tips on retrieving and saving your hand history from PokerStars. This will be important for the rest of your promotional journey.
      After wacthing this please play some PLAY MONEY FULL-RING (9-Handed) tables at PokerStars and using the Hand Replayer post a hand here in this thread that you have questions about. Here is a video on how to use the hand replayer.
      Then when you have that done please have a go at the Poker Basics Course and pass the quiz at the end of the course. So you have 3 steps to do to begin with and when you have all 3 done we will award you with your first bonus. 1) Watch the 'Getting Started' video 2) Post a 'PLAY MONEY' hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer 3) Pass the Poker Basic course. Let us know as soon as you have all 3 steps completed. Best of Luck! umbup:
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      • #4
        ... 1) Watch the 'Getting Started' video DONE 2) Post a 'PLAY MONEY' hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer 3) Pass the Poker Basic course. DONE

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        • #5
          Thank you for posting this hand for review and I have asked one of the Hand Analysers to take a look at it for you.
          He will do this within the next 24 hours and once it's been analysed I will advise on the next step.

          Cheers.
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          • #6
            Hi robby_brc! I'll take a look at the hand in post #4.

            This is a pretty crazy hand, which is fairly common in playmoney games. If you played like this on the real money tables, you'd go broke in a hurry. JTs is a nice hand that plays very well in late position in single-raised pots, as it flops nice draws to the nut straight, and also makes decent flushes and reasonably strong top pairs. In this hand, there's a minraise, a couple of calls and then a big all in shove, followed by a call. You have to FOLD here. What are you beating? Villains aren't often going all in with J9 or worse. Most of the time, they will have big aces or pocket pairs, meaning you're an underdog. In the long run, if you put your money in the pot as an underdog, you will lose money.
            As played you call off your stack, and this is just random gambling. You've removed the skill from the game and are just hoping to get lucky. With so many players in the pot, it's highly unlikely that JTs will win, but you got a great result this time, rivering a straight to beat pocket 7s. When you get on the real money tables, don't play like this. Only put your whole stack at risk when you're almost certain you have the best hand.

            Hope this help!

            Cheers,
            Arty
            Bracelet Winner

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            • #7
              Excellent! You've done all 3 tasks and you'll get your first bonus in the next 24 hours, good job! Step Two Use your first buy-in to only play the 1/2 cent real money FULL RING tables on PokerStars. Do not play any other type of game other than this. Post one hand that you had difficulty with here in this thread using the hand replayer and we will analyze it for you. Please watch the following video and answer the question below. List 3 reasons why a player may want to make a big bet? Then study the Cash Game Course and once your happy have a go at attempting the quiz. Don't rush through the course, there's a lot of content there and the quiz is tricky so spend some time on this. So you have 3 things to do to earn your next bonus. 1) Play the 1/2 cent Real Money tables and post an interesting hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer. 2) Watch the Bet Sizing video and answer the question below it. 3) Study and pass the Cash Game quiz. Let us know as soon as you have all 3 tasks completed and we will award you with your next buy-in. Best of Luck! umbup:
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