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100 games Head's Up Challenge - Mon Sep 24, 2012, 10:20 PM
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really want to improve my head's up game

gonna play 100 games from $1.50 buy in to $15

if i win 1 game $1.50 gonna move up to $3.50 if i lose down to $1.50 and so on and so forth but till $15 game only

will post some hands for review because only in this way you have the chance to improve your game and maybe you can help me analyze it

good luck to me

gonna add $100 games $10.50 Super KO Head's UP

this is a nice mtt because you only need to win 2 games and your freerolling

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Mon Sep 24, 2012, 11:31 PM
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Crush 'em

GL

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Tue Sep 25, 2012, 01:43 AM
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Sept 24 Head's up

BR $300

1. $1.50 - -$1.50

2. $1.50 - +$1.30

3. $3.50 - -$3.50

4. $1.50 - +$1.30

Sept 26

5. $3.50 - -$3.50 - can't seem to pass $3.50 mark sigh

6. $1.50 - +$1.30

7. $1.50 - -$1.50 lost AJ>AQ pre

8. $1.50 - -$1.50 lost AQ>KT im straight turn opp full river

9. $1.50 - +$1.30

10. $1.50 - -$1.50

*After 10 games BR = $292.20

11. $1.50 - +$1.30

12. $3.50 - +$3.14 at last won 2 consecutive

13. $7 - +$6.42

14. $15 - -$15 - played poorly

15. $3.50 - -$3.50 - played good but unlucky in the end

Sept 27

16. $3.50 - +$3.14

17. $7 - +$6.42

18. $15 - +13.78

19. $15 - +$13.78 - playing good

20. $15 - +$13.78 - playing good running good

*After 20 games BR = $335.46

sept 28

21. $3.50 - -$3.50 played solid post ul pre ai

22. $3.50 - -$3.50 - playing bad

23. $3.50 - -$3.50 - playing super bad

24. $3.50 - +$3.14 - played perfectly against my opp

25. $7 - +$6.42

26. $7 - +$6.42 - played 2 games against the same opp and I know I can outplay him and I did

27. $15 - +$13.78 - playing good against tight opp

28. $15 - +$13.78 - playing really good hope all my opp are tight easy to beat

29. $15 - -$15 cooler - 2pr< higher 2pr nothing i can do arggggg

30. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #621143682

*after 30 games BR = $356.64

31. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #621145345

32. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #621514263 - my best comeback game - I came back from 110 chips 10/20 blinds damn feels so good

33. $7 - +$6.42 - played good played patiently Tournament #621536891

34. $15 - -$15 cooler - 2pr< higher 2pr nothing i can do arggggg for the 2nd time in $15 game Tournament #621541147

35. $3.50 - -$3.50 - another cooler straight>flush on flop

36. $3.50 - +$3.14 rematch vs #35 def can outplay him

37. $3.50 - +$3.14 rematch vs #35 - def outplayed him no more cooler for him

38. $7 - +$6.42 - Tournament #621551848 played patiently against unorthodox player

39. $15 - +$13.78 - Tournament #621555854 love playing opp who loves to shove 20+bb's pre

40. $15 - -$15 - Tournament
#621558526 - I don't know guess I played bad

BR = $355.68

41. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #621562346 just don't know where am I at if i get 3bet

42. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #621570219 - played good enough to win

43. $7 - -$7 Tournament #621571970 unlucky A7>A2

44. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #621575543 - opp is better at me

45. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #621579248 opp's are good

46. $3.50 - +$3.14 - Tournament #621582549 - my turn to get lucky but with AA>A4 opp straight on turn i hit full on river

47. $7 - -$7 - Tournament #621584827 2 suck out and im out

48. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #621585963 - opp hitting trips on the board yuck

49. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #621587454 - easy win opp just won 4 pots the entire game

50. $7 - +$6.42 - game was so intense it was back and forth - great game - Tournament #621589283 - need to watch this again

BR = $343.52

Oct 1

51. $7 - +$6.42 - Tournament #622055347 played good against a lil aggro player

52. $15 - -$15 - Tournament #622061355 - opp is good but i played good just miss my draw when blinds are high

53. $7 - -$7 - Tournament #622063182 - playing against tight opp who's shoving pre and post just unlucky in 2 key hands but I'm outplaying him postflop

54. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622065344 - the fastest win in my career - won in just 4 hands

55. $15 - -$15 - Tournament #622066500 - can't win $15 game opp is better than me need to improve

oct 3

56. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622855418 - made a great comeback and lucky also

57. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622849757 rematch #56 i owned him

58. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622847410 rematch #56 still owning him

59. $15 - +$13.78 Tournament #622871866 love outplaying my opp

60. $15 - +$13.78 rematch #59 owning him again Tournament #622863677 - playing with confidence and woo hoooooo 5 straight wins

BR = $366.18

61. $15 - -$15 Tournament #622875937 played good but unlucky on the last flip that could let me win the game so nothing i can do

62. $7 - -$7 Tournament #622894482 - played good but unlucky

63. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622896910 - played against a regular oh boy he's good I just got lucky in the end and i think this is the longest match i ever played

64. $15 - -$15 Tournament #622906315 - played good played well but still losing what can i do it's poker

65. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622951116 - played good up and down up and down but in the end i got lucky w the flip

66. $15 - +$13.78 - Tournament #622955383 - great match again up and down up and down but in the I'm the winner played solid game

67. $15 - +$13.78 Tournament #622967820 - love my opp he shoves 40+bb PRE to a min raise and I got KK>T6s easy win, too bad he he doesn't want a rematch

68. $15 - +$13.78 - Tournament #622971806 - now I'm thinking I love aggro opp who loves to bluff me off the pot at the time when I have the goods - nice won 3 $15 games weeee

69. $15 - -$15 Tournament #622976963 - opp is good but I played good just can't have a decent cards at the end

70 $7 - -$7 Tournament #622981289 quick busto flush>full on the river grrrrrrr

BR = $361.36

71. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #622981805 - played good enough to win

72. $7 - +$6.42 Tournament #622985480 - opp is very very good but i got lucky in the end

Oct 4

73. $7 - -$7 Tournament #623365940 - made a wrong call bad play by me at the end

74. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #623374111 - love the way I played after suffering a bad beat came back and win it

75. $7 - +$6.70 Tournament #623447593 - reg on hyper HU by mistake and luckily I won it

76. $15 - +$13.78 Tournament #623449034 - playing good I love passive players and when they thought I don't have it I have the nuts

77. $15 - +$13.78 Tournament #623450464 - best game so far lots of lucky flips my opp got lucky i got lucky opp got lucky damn never ending match but in the end i am the luckiest AT>AJ

78. $15 - +$13.78 Tournament #623454328 - played patiently also against patient player but im playing good won 5 in a row wooo hooo going for 6th

79. $15 - -$15 Tournament #623459272 played bad against aggro opp

80. $15 - -$15 Tournament #623457325 i went for a rematch only to lose again I played so bad

BR = $385.10

81. $7 - -$7 Tournament #623461335 - playing so bad

82. $3.50 - -$3.50 Tournament #623464604 - loser hyper HU

83. $3.50 - +$3.14 Tournament #623465359 kinds like the hyper HU quicker - i'll stick to $3.50 first let's see if im profitable then go for $7 from time to time

84. $3.50 - -$3.50 - hyper

85. $3.50 - +$3.30 - hyper

86. $3.50 - +$3.30 Tournament #623469403 - hyper

87. $3.50 - +$3.30 Tournament #623470154 starting to love hyper

88. $3.50 - +$3.30 Tournament #623471525 - love hyper won in first hand just AT

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Tue Sep 25, 2012, 02:52 AM
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$10.50 Head's Up Super KO

BR = $300

Sept 26

1. $10.50 - -$5.50

2. $10.50 - +$9.50

Sept 28

3. $10.50 - +$105

4. $10.50 - -$10.50

5. $10.50 - -$10.50 - lost 2 1st round missing my flips at the end - playing so so game not bad but not good

6. $10.50 - -$10.50 - lost 3 cons 1st round very bad

7. $10.50 - -$10.50 played it so bad Tournament #617979685

8. $10.50 - -$10.50 Tournament #617980286 unlucky in the end

5 cons lost in the first round, I'm running bad and playing bad

Oct 1

9. $10.50 +$4.50 Tournament #617979686

Oct 3

10. $10.50 +$4.50 Tournament #620851781 - like my game here

BR = $365.50

11. $10.50 - -$10.50 Tournament #620852041 played good but lost a flip in the end

12. $10.50 - -$10.50 Tournament #620852239 - playing so bad in these games sigh

Oct 5

13. $10.50 - -$10.50 Tournament #620851783 easy win got rivered boooo

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Tue Sep 25, 2012, 03:06 PM
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Saturday Duel - goal is to win this

1. Sept 20 - Tournament #617953673 - bubbled, played good but unlucky in the end

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Tue Sep 25, 2012, 03:44 PM
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$3.50 game HU

http://weaktight.com/5047547

pre my plan is to float then see if he will checks turn when he checks it. I will bet river to take down the pot and it worked

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...536_EBFB7F4199

i will not call the riverbet if I didn't hit the 4

$1.50 HU

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...700_983A69B734

against aggro

pre std raise opp 3bet i flat

post he donks bet i reraise bec of the FD he called

turn he donks bet again and I reraised again

river bets again i have to shove my TP against aggro can't fold at this point bec put so much already ifhe have a better hand he have it but I'm right

-- if an aggro player donks bet you need to reraised him immediately if there are draws on the board to let him pay for his draws, if he gets ther he get's there nothing we can do
 
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Wed Sep 26, 2012, 01:10 AM
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http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...687_F20F8C95E1

pre - std raise then cbet

turn - aggro opp reraise me i call don't believe he have K to induce bluff on the river which he did

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...697_F361C8A48A

against aggro opp check turn then bet river w low cards A high might be good

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...699_9BD685FECF

this is where my problem is if aggro tends to be super aggro im always folding

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...702_AA46D6E91D

played this so passively folding river after calling 2 streets i think is my leak, opp is super aggro, need to wait for a good hand pre

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...707_664FADFBAA

lose some value here should have shove it on the river

need to improve a lot

$1.5 HU

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...769_5741BC80F0

opp showed me a bluff all in - and he's proud of that

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...771_D267D6BBE2

i bluff him off thru double barrel but never showed

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...772_F80A134E39

pre flop raising war then he called then decided to reshove all in on me post flop I insta call because of the way he showed me his bluff - lesson here don't show your bluff - i guess if he didn't show me his bluff i might fold because it is still early in the game lot of time to play post flop

good game $3.50 HU



last hand is interesting std raise pre then i called his small bet then he checks the turn and I don't know why then he shoves the river when I completed my draw

when the blinds are high strategy will be keep betting and take down the pot, no need for slow playing blinds alone are good enough

good $7 HU



bad $15 game

i keep on 3betting pre then cbet only to fold to opp's 3bet flop ahhhhh wrong play bad bad play by me - im such a donk on $15 game

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...968_08F6989DD0

playing passively should have fold early

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...975_B25FF69935

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Thu Sep 27, 2012, 01:17 AM
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Sept 27 HU review

$3.50 HU Tournament #620166870



play good in the first stages then bad in the late stages then finally win it

my opp is actually weird during the first stages calling 3 barrels with weak pair then suddenly change gear which caught me off guard but good game for me

he called me 2 barrels for gutshot plus weak pr then called my full value riverbet

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...883_F902202D0A

he called 3 barrels with mid pr

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...886_6376537791

this is the weirdest line of my opp

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...893_D191F777D8

can't believe he still saves his last 250

but he actually made a comeback - i thought i can make him fold

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...897_3B44C5641C

late stages i fold my 3's all in pre - because i know i have an edge with him that I dont want to flip it with him which is a good decision in the end - but if this is a good player i will gamble

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...901_C94668009F

he really want to call 3 barrels w worse hands

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...906_CA81A05E7F

played perfect $7 HU Tournament #620173949



my opp is super tight and I owned him good

i won 12 hands out of 15 hands cool love tight players

my problem is if I'm facing with super aggro players

played perfect $15 HU Tournament #620175900



tight opp are very easy to play with

did not lose a pot bigger than 320 chips

$15 Tournament #620181491

played bad early stages but make a nice comeback



i just don't know my opp's betting pattern he wants to bet 1bb bet on the flop - if i reraise I might get 3bet all in which i can't call because i have nothing

i double barrel to represent an A and check river and fold on the shove of course

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...060_CCFA8F36E0

just flats his minbet to get my outs and hit it on the turn good reraise on the turn

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...065_1D29445575

double barreled but can't call the riverbet

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...068_CB2A4DD2E4

played my AK against my opp - double flat his donk bet then reraise on the river for value and he called with weak pr - if i reraise him on the flop or turn he will def not call a reraise on the river

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...072_A846A4B0AF

bec my opp loves to minbet i decided to double flat and riverbet bluff on the river but unlucky he have a monster

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...078_CDB312BC64

need to call his triple barrel min bet w A high

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...082_8C9D29DC78

$15 Tournament #620187279



my opp is a lil bit aggro but not super aggro that's why is so hard to beat him

got a cooler higher 2 pr > 2 pr

i keep pressuring him i don't know if i made the right call

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...133_EC8EF947D3

this is why my opp is good - he called me with no diamond - damn

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...137_A4D10B5BC6

here i fold Ax again pre because he kept shoving to my min raise so i just need a monster and he's dead

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...142_D551426A3B

i min raise he shove i fold very frustrating but i have the lead so i kept my patience

and then BOOM

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...147_0870B68BDC

when opp is always shoving be patient

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Thu Sep 27, 2012, 02:58 PM
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Sept 28 HU Super KO Tournament #617979683

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...610_B0B3BD8443

i made a bad river call, opp will not bluff after my double barrel here - this is the spot where i lost the match

8th place for $80

Tournament #617979683 $10.50 Super KO

8 players left opp outplayed me and i made a bad river call with mid pr against his TP which is the turning point of the match

i really need to study how to beat opp like this



played bad


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Thu Sep 27, 2012, 07:17 PM
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9/28 $3.50 HU lost

played solid post flop but made a mistake gambling w 88 early need to remind myself not to flip it if there's a lot of room to play post flop w a maniac



http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...923_D712F12BB3

i can still fold 8's pre because no need to gamble because there is still a lot of room to play post flop and he can easily make mistakes post flop which i can win easily here he won the flip then i went on to lose the game

no need to bet on the river - opp will not bet his T's if he is bluffing he will bet it first and not wait for me to bet then shove - mistake riverbet

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...027_6F569909E3

$3.5 HU played i think the longest HU turbo but i played bad



43.5 HU win played good

never lost a pot bigger than 360



played this hand good against my opp - called his std raise called his cbet w my OE then just calling his turn bet because if I shove and he called and I didn't hit I will be crippled while if I call and hit I will win a good pot and If I didn't hit I still have a manageable chips to play with

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...619_BF26FFD6F3

THIS WILL BE MY BEST GAME EVER $7 HU against tight opp - won all 16 hands - superb



key hand - just flatting the turn and see the river card if it will complete your draw I think is the best way because you still have enough chips to play if you miss and still early in the game

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...724_04059E331E

Rematch against the same opp he's so crazy tight so easy win for me



key hand

i double barrel my 9's and FD then check on the river but my opp decided to bet river which I can't call knowing that he is tight he will not bet worse than 9

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...793_AFB927666C

key hand - i call his std bet then bet my TP he decided to reshove and put me all in - I saw the heavy drawy board if he have a monster he will just flat call rather than reshove so I decided to call and luckily my 8's hold to give me the chip lead

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...803_E8F62531B0

$15 HU game - played good i really want tight opp



$15 HU game against tight opp - playing good - one mistakes from this game



my mistake

tight opp raise pre why SHOVE you can just flat and fold grrrrrr i double up my opp pre which I can beat post

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...248_1FFA416C41

opp make a weird 1bb bet on river so i reriased bluff him and it worked

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...251_12BD80F7B8

riverbet bluff didn't work this time

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...255_644A7991EC

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Fri Sep 28, 2012, 02:09 AM
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ok, so far so good

I think I can beat $15 HU games but of course I don't want to get too excited because I don't want to dent my BR playing $15 games so much

will continue what I'm doing

analyze every game except when tight opp wants a rematch if I know I can beat him I will go for a rematch but if aggro opp wants rematch I'll decline even if I win

Hoping for a good RUN and hopefully I can beat $15 games easily
 
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Fri Sep 28, 2012, 11:04 PM
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Gr8 job pare
 
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Sat Sep 29, 2012, 12:31 PM
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$3.50 HU

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...204_0E869C7C5C

A high is good against aggro riverbet when checks post and checks turn

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...215_D71FF18467

against an aggro opp when I 3bet and got called don't make a riverbet bluff cause he might have something that he can't fold

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...228_0964825C3B

when the blinds are high and you are short 3bet post is more believable against opp who will bet most of the time

$10.50 super KO

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...525_221464B660

i think the best play here against aggro is to call the 4bet turn and check the flop to induce a bluff on the river and let him hit something to bluff on

round 2

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...674_EA559AF06C

this flop is an auto call against an aggro just unlucky

*transfer only
 
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Sat Sep 29, 2012, 04:38 PM
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Saturday Duel

Best runner runner I ever had

Tournament #617953673

Sorry, this hand was deleted by its owner

conclusion

bubbled

i played good just unlucky in the end - opp hits river oh well, sigh

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Sat Sep 29, 2012, 08:48 PM
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Sept 20 $3.50 HU game

best comeback I ever made - 110 chips left 10/20 blinds

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Sat Sep 29, 2012, 10:21 PM
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9/30 $15 HU game Tournament #621555854

turning point of the game

love opp who shoves 40+bb with nothing

Sorry, this hand was deleted by its owner
 
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Mon Oct 01, 2012, 01:13 AM
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10/1 - $7 won against a lil bit aggro - kinda like how I play against my aggro opp so I'll review it



check turn to induce bluff on the river coz i have position, good thing i get a value bet fr the river cause he thought im aggro also that's why he's calling me light

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...214_C164287874

called a small turn bet to try to bet the river for a bluff, bec he's aggro i know he's going to keep betting and I notice if he bet less than 50% of the pot he have a weak hand - this is the key pot cause the blinds are getting higher already

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...218_B26E9A9043

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Mon Oct 01, 2012, 01:34 AM
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I will try 10x1.5 HU

BR=$15
 
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Mon Oct 01, 2012, 02:12 AM
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10/1 - $7 Tournament #622065344

fastest win, won in just 4 hands

 
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Mon Oct 01, 2012, 02:22 AM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PINOY_HITMAN View Post
I will try 10x1.5 HU

BR=$15
gl Pinoy

i suggest you watch all Coach Andre Horror's videos, will improve your HU game a lot
 

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