JavaScript must be enabled for Sign In.
Please check your broswer settings.

Home \ Community \ Blogs \

Curler's "Around the House"

/May/2012

Adjusting to the "new" PSO Skill League

By: curler1964 @ 14:36 (EDT) / 249 / Comment ( 0 )

Hi all PSO league-ers!

I was pretty active in this league about a year and a half ago or so...boy things have changed!!  Getting used to having to register right at 15 min before a tourney - or get shut out! LOL!!  That was never a problem in the "old days".

It IS good to see so many more players from around the world in the PSO now.  I think there used to be about 2000 per tourney in my "good old days" - now it's 10,000 - wow!!

My goal over the last couple of months has been to make the top 2000 and get in the $ in the monthly standings - so far so good.  I think I have a good chance to crack the top 500 - but I'd have to start playing more than 25 tourneys a month (on average) - and not sure I can make the time for that.

I miss all the U.S. players I used to chat with in the "old days" as well.  I hope the powers that be in the U.S. change things and allow those folks back onto the PSO and $ tables again soon.  Sigh.....

Funny story from today's (May 18, Noon CDT) pso open tourney...I wasn't getting anything I could play, so I was doing the usual "wait and see" hoping to scrape out a few +ve points.  Finally, I get down to my last 5 chips (!!) and wake up with AA!!  ....then it gets beat by trip 6's! LOL!!  Oh, well, only would have bought me 2 or 3 more hands I think - maybe 20 or 30 ranking positions.  So it goes! :)

Good luck to all in the PSO!  Say "Hi"  if you remember "curler1964"

See ya at the tables......

In order to comment, you must login or register.
Take Quiz
New here? Take our Poker Assessment to start your education.
already a member? sign in here
JavaScript must be enabled for Sign In.
Please check your broswer settings.
Learn From basics to advanced strategy
Practice Improve your skills with our trainers
Win! Establish yourself as a winning player
/Featured Promotions/
Progressive Jackpot Progressive Jackpot Playing our new 'Scratch & Match' game is free and very easy. If you match 3 symbols you win a prize!!!! View details
Earn 10 Tournament Tickets Today! Earn 10 Tournament Tickets Today! Invite your friends to join Poker School and you could earn up to 10 tournament tickets as a reward! View details

Getting PokerStars is easy: download and install the PokerStars game software, create your free player account, and validate your email address. Clicking on the download poker button will lead to the installation of compatible poker software on your PC of 51.7 MB, which will enable you to register and play poker on the PokerStars platform. To uninstall PokerStars use the Windows uninstaller: click Start > Control Panel and then select Add or Remove programs > Select PokerStars and click Uninstall or Remove.

Copyright (c) PokerSchoolOnline.com. All rights reserved, Rational Group, Douglas Bay Complex, King Edward Road, Onchan, Isle of Man, IM3 1DZ. You can email us on support@pokerschoolonline.com