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  • ITM, but made critical mistake.

    You're all gonna love this 1. Found myself a nice tourney to get in on late registration last night, $2.20 buy in, was doing pretty good amassing more than the average stack halfway through. Chipstack went up and down, with a reasonable variance. All things were looking good for me to make a FT appearance, still having a good stack by ITM. Break comes, I get up, get a drink, go down and have a smokey, few minutes remained in break as I got back, so I rested me weary eyes, after working all day, and PASSED OUT....LMAO...ok, it wasn't funny until I woke up this morning and realized that I had made it to ITM before passing out, but still PO'd @ myself for missing out on possibly having a good run in that tourney, and a possible FT finish, or even the win. OUT IN 37th... PokerStars Tournament #542011061, No Limit Hold'emBuy-In: $2.00/$0.20 USD918 playersTotal Prize Pool: $1836.00 USD Tournament started 2011/10/10 21:15:00 ETTournament finished 2011/10/11 3:51:18 ET 1: jancsi69 (Hungary), $308.13 (16.782%) 2: PoKerEnD8 (Vietnam), $229.50 (12.5%) 3: aecdragon (China), $174.42 (9.5%) 4: me4t_factory (Russia), $119.34 (6.5%) 5: andrey62472 (Russia), $82.62 (4.5%) 6: VOVAN-ALL-IN (Ukraine), $55.08 (3%) 7: Brookeet (Poland), $33.04 (1.799%) 8: rdekonin (Netherlands), $33.04 (1.799%) 9: ugbort (Canada), $33.04 (1.799%) 10: oyaire (Venezuela), $23.13 (1.259%) ...37: Stakehorse75 (Canada), $6.60 (0.359%) umbup: good, bad, and ugly time to get back up and hit the tables....lol
    Last edited by Stakehorse75; Tue Oct 11, 2011, 01:44 PM.

  • #2
    I saw that

    Wodered what you were doing, dont usually see a PSO member sitting out in a money tournament with a decent chip stack , but gg anyways .I came in 14th.
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    • #3
      yahoo chilliumbup: love my chilli hot cheers girl
      Poker Rule #1....Never listen to me...hiccup

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      • #4
        Originally posted by CHILLI 2 U View Post
        Wodered what you were doing, dont usually see a PSO member sitting out in a money tournament with a decent chip stack , but gg anyways .I came in 14th.
        Yeah, typically don't sit out long periods, specially since I was already ITM, usually once I hit that point I'm looking for best situation, to make my stack for FT and hopefully for the win. Nice finish CHILLI, hope next time I'll give you someone to chat with. umbup:

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        • #5
          great job peeps!! to bad ya fell asleep stake

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          • #6
            I did this in a 11$ deepstack tournament once I had like a 50k stack. I woke up itm 3 hours later and jammed all in with a10 or something went back to sleep. sucks man
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            • #7
              i feel your pain stakehorse. this evening was playing in a 1.35 KO tourney, didn't fall asleep but my ISP decides to stop my internet when i was 3rd outta 21, was so sickened to see i come back 40 mins later and my 1.6 million stack had depleted to 0 and i was eliminated in 11th

              so mad i vowed to play another one or 2 games and glad i did as i got my final table and picked up a nice 5th place

              keep it up

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              • #8
                Now I don't feel so bad! I drive transit bus for 10 per day. I was waiting to register for the PSO Open league and did the same thing. Put my head back for what was supposed to be a couple minutes until the registration opened, woke up with a start 5 min after the game began!
                Last edited by BuzzDryver; Thu Oct 13, 2011, 10:59 PM. Reason: mis spelling

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                • #9
                  unlucky mate. I did it in a $50 +$5 buy in $70,000 game i think. in first place 2/1 on second place and in the money. Along came a break. rest the head for 5 minutes . Hey presto its the next day. came in 17th place for $289. And i was on fire in that one. sick. GL in all HAPPYumbup:
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