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/Aug/2012

Reaching the next step up

By: Dany Boy NZ @ 03:18 (EDT) / 747 / Comment ( 3 )

My last update was about how i had just started at 2/5c and was running good, i had built my bankroll up too 200 i think.
Now a week or two later i have played a total of just over 7500 hands at 2/5c and am winning at 22.41 bb/100 which is  nearly double the rate i was winning at 1/2c :) also my broll has grown to just over 300 now so im wondering should i make the jump up too 5/10c?

My reasons for wanting to move up are that i now have 30 buyins at the next level
Im crushing the 2/5c games
and i think the 5/10c game might be easier to step up too now while the milestone hand promotion is running rather than waiting till after, also if im right and the 5/10c games are easyer now i could be able to build my bankroll up very quickly which would help compensate any losses i experience if i am not capable of winning straight away when the promotion ends.

The things that are causing me to hesitate in this step up is that im not sure if 7500 hands is a good indication of how well im playing or weather that could easily be me just running well.

I would be very interested in the thoughts of anyone who is playing at 5/10c or higher on weather i should make the jump now or play another few thousand hands at 2/5c.

Cheers
Goodluck at the tables everyone

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