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  • Bankroll builder

    Do I qualify for this promo?

  • #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
      Hello super.woman0, 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 Basic 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! flophitter umbup:

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      • #4
        Bankroll builder reply this is the right hand, i think. i had a pair of kings. should i have folded before the flop?
        Last edited by super.woman0; Sun Sep 15, 2013, 03:06 AM. Reason: i posted the wrong hand.

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        • #5
          finished quiz

          I just took the Poker basics quiz and passed.

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          • #6
            Hi super.woman0, 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! flophitter umbup:

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            • #7
              Originally posted by super.woman0 View Post
              this is the right hand, i think. i had a pair of kings. should i have folded before the flop?
              Hi super.woman0! KJo is not strong enough to open with from early position. When you get reraised all in and a string of callers, you want to fold this every time. You may be facing random cards on a play money table, but once you get to real money, you are going to be far behind your opponents' ranges. Be patient! Wait for good starting hands and try not to commit yourself (your stack) to the pot until you have a strong made hand such as a set or better. With KJo we need to ask ourself "what hand am I expecting to make?" You don't have suited cards for a flush. Your cards are gappers which means it will be a bit tougher to make a straight. And if you pair the board, you will not have top kicker as you would with AK for example. In other words, you just wont win often enough in this spot to make calling profitable. As played, you get a K on the turn. This is not a good spot to invest the rest of your chips. Notice firstly that there is an A on the board. So, you do not have top pair. Secondly, there are four clubs and you do not have a club. The villain is going to have a better hand than you pretty much every time here. Moreover, there is no chance of your hand improving to the nuts on the river. Folding is clearly best here. Remember, wait for good starting hands and don't invest your stack unless you have a strong made hand postflop such as a set or better. Let your opponents make the mistakes GL and have fun at the tables! Roland GTX

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              • #8
                Hi super.woman0, I wanted to award you with your first bonus but I don't see your pass in our system here. Are you sure it was the Poker Basic quiz you passed? If you're not sure, please take it again and let me know. flophitter umbup:

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                • #9
                  poker basics course

                  Hello. I have completed and passed the poker basics course.

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                  • #10
                    Brilliant! 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 complete and we will award you with your next buy-in. Best of Luck! flophitter umbup:

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