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2014 start in micro $200 bankroll

Starting January 1st I will be depositing $200.
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Okay, so I thought I would start today not talking so much about numbers or stats, but rather give you an overview of a normal day, and how I go about playing poker as well as what I feel is important and a couple of guidleines or tips to help you do the same.  If any of you who have been reading this have any questions, please feel free to ask.  I am happy to try to help.


So it is just after 5am my time on West coast of Vancouver.  I have had a little breakfast and am LOVING this tassimo coffee I am drinking right now lol.  I think it is important to find a routine that works for you.  I have the EPT deauxville final table on and am watching and listening to that final table as I get started here.  Things to get sorted in the first month are games you play, limit vs N/L.  What stakes are you going to play.  This is very important, of course paired with this is bankroll management.  I have taken a few shots at higher stakes, and have not done well doing so.  These are levels like 2/4 and 3/6 and I have had success at every one of these stake level in low stakes in the past, but I never feel as comfortable doing this without proper bankroll management.  Bankroll management I think is a bit different depending on who you are.  For me even for limit I like to have 16-20 buy ins, and I buy in for 25Big bets/ or 50 Big blinds.   


Other important factors are your attitude.  Play trying to win, not expecting to win.  If you are not running well and/or playing perhaps not your best.  PLAY LESS HANDS, simplify your game.  It seems obvious, but a lot of people play more hands trying to get back winnings they feel "entitled" to have won.  If you play less hands going back to fundamentals and position you will at least lose less during a period of run bad.   Position matters in every form of poker, LIMIT hold em is no exception, as you really will get bluffed a lot without the betting lead from aggressive players.  A few other things to consider, are when to play, also how many tables.  The guys that mass multi table are playing ABC poker, and I find my win rate is much better with less tables, maybe 4 max.  The factors going into this are a few.  First when can you play? look at how many games are running, afetr a month of playing I have been able to find out that luckily for me between 9am and 3pm there are a ron of games running, and with russias 7or so time zones I see a lot of players from Europe who are clearly just having fun or new to poker.  This helps your win rate finding softer tables.  I have been able to sort out the stakes I like and there are a few at different times, and the times I like to play the most.  I will play at any time, just sometimes if outside the time I just mentioned I usually have to drop down to a lower stake to find enough games.  


Well about to pour coffee number 2, and get started for the day.  I hope some of the things help you should you need, and maybe have inspired you to do something you were not doing before.  I have found it to work for me, and hope to turn this into some more tournys in march even if I were to break even for a  whole month, the VPP and FPP bonuses you get along with cash credits should provide opportunities for a  big score.


2500 FPPs you can 6 max hyper turbo(2 spots gtd) into sunday million

1500 FPPs you can satelite in(top 20%) to the 1 million$ quartely tourny direct buy in for supernova, goldstar + platinum can satelite in.  Another reason to get goldstar people.

 It was not hard for me to get goldstar, if you deposited a few hundred you can easily do it playing limit in your 1st month.


Okay off to the tables, cheers!!



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