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    Took my PSO skill set only to a TT sat. Details as follows.

    Turbo Takedown Sat: 8+R FPP 2X-turbo 238 Runners
    6:21 Start Reg 6:25:40 seconds
    8 FPP buy in
    8 FPP immediate rebuy

    First Break 3430 Chip Count (Started w/ 4000) 133 Players Left
    Didn't Play any hands

    During current Hold'em session you were dealt 24 hands and saw flop:
    - 1 out of 3 times while in big blind (33%)
    - 0 out of 3 times while in small blind (0%)

    7:17
    8 FPP Rebuy Topping off
    chip count 2955

    End of Re-buy Add on 2055 Chip Count (Should have went all in, Mis-timed the blinds) 74 Players Left
    8 FPP Add-on 5000 Chips to bring total to 7055


    During current Hold'em session you were dealt 44 hands and saw flop:
    - 1 out of 5 times while in big blind (20%)
    - 0 out of 5 times while in small blind (0%)

    Final Hand Js Th Floped an open ender.....

    Final results
    44th/238th
    32 FPP spent
    1:20 minutes spent
    PSO Skill set: 0 Rebuy Tourney: 1

    Rematches to follow

    Final Stats

    During current Hold'em session you were dealt 51 hands and saw flop:
    - 1 out of 6 times while in big blind (16%)
    - 0 out of 6 times while in small blind (0%)
    - 1 out of 39 times in other positions (2%)
    - a total of 2 out of 51 (3%)
    Pots won at showdown - 0 of 1 (0%)
    Pots won without showdown - 0

    Will post the other sat's I try for my quest 4 a new car.
    Last edited by sharkatack89; Tue Feb 22, 2011, 05:46 PM. Reason: forgot my final place finish

  • #2
    Yeah, it's a really interesting strategy. The only problem is that most of these 8 point rebuys only pay out, maybe two seats. I guess closer to the actual event you might get a handful more, but it's tricky if you're a really short stack come the end of the add-on period.

    I'd love to try the jam every hand strategy until you're off the ground and see how that matches up with yours, but my FPP bank is always pretty low. I stick to preflop jamming in +EV spots, and it's gotten me pretty far for either 8 or 16 points alone. It's pretty rudimentary and I haven't actually won yet, but It'd be very interesting in finding out from these experiments which strategy carries you to the prize more often.

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    • #3
      Yeah, the 8 FPP one left me really short. Don't think my mis calculation of timing the BB would have helped anyways. TOO short stacked. I'm in the 75 FPP one now. Longer rounds so, we'll see. Just taking the PSO skill set to these. Not saying I don't have any other skills. Well, maybe I don't. So, who cares? LOL Will keep you guys up to date. -shark

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      • #4
        Take your carpentry skills. It might help.

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        • #5
          Capentry Skills didn't help any either.

          Part II
          Turbo Takedown Sat: 75+R FPP 64 Runners

          Start: 7:51am PST Registered: 8:00:45 seconds

          150 FPP Buy-in and Re-Buy Chip Count 4000

          8:13 Got involved w/ AQ off. Lost to flush on river. 125 left AQ suited all-in Lost to AK
          150 FPP Re-buys.

          Next hand 99 Only one rebuy kicked in. Good thing it wasn't a double through Chip Count 4150

          8:24 AK 4x bb raise 2 callers Flop 944. 4 9 suited popped my follow through bet on flop mucked chip count 3575

          8:37 77 got involed w/ short stacked BB Stack fall below 2K
          150 FPP Re-buy Chip Count 3500

          8:51 A9 spades played very badly results in an unneeded double re-buy
          150 FPP Double Re-buy Chip Count 4000

          First Break is so close to end of Re-buy Add-on period I'll do both then...
          First Break Chip Count 3700

          End of Re-buys and Add-ons 39 players left
          75 FPP Add-on

          During current Hold'em session you were dealt 36 hands and saw flop:
          - 2 out of 5 times while in big blind (40%)
          - 1 out of 5 times while in small blind (20%)

          5 spots get tix, and the 6th to recieve 1575 FPP's Chip count 7700

          Almost made it to 2nd break out. 16th/64th
          No FPP earned
          No Tix earned
          see yall on the next round. It will be the 500 FPP sat.
          I lost w/ AQ off to K6 off. I was so mad I closed the table before I could get stats.

          NM u can go back.

          During current Hold'em session you were dealt 67 hands and saw flop:
          - 3 out of 8 times while in big blind (37%)
          - 2 out of 8 times while in small blind (25%)
          - 8 out of 51 times in other positions (15%)
          - a total of 13 out of 67 (19%)
          Pots won at showdown - 1 of 7 (14%)

          FPP's Spent 675
          Time Spent 2 hours
          Time and energy spent Wastin Time Killin Time....

          Priceless.

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          • #6
            I told you. You would've won that hand if you'd have taken your table saw and some wood.

            Good luck in the next one.

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