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Play poker - Fri May 24, 2013, 01:07 PM
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I want take part in the Bankroll Builder promotion that therefore i play poker and learn Poker Rules.
 
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Fri May 24, 2013, 01:24 PM
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Welcome to PokerSchoolOnline!


Be sure to read THIS just to be be sure of exactly what's on offer with the Bankroll Builder promotion.


>>click here<< for a complete overview of what PSO has to offer.

We will advise within 24 hours as to whether or not you will be eligible for this promotion. Please check back this time tomorrow!


Thank you for being a member of www.pokerschoolonline.com and best of luck to you at the tables!


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Fri May 24, 2013, 08:06 PM
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Hi stefan3BL3,

You are eligible for the Bankroll Builder promotion, good job!
NB: Bookmark this page so that you'll find it easily in the future

First Step

Watch the following video and pay special attention to the tips on retrieving and saving your hand history from PokerStars. This will be important for the rest of your promotional journey.


After wacthing this please play some PLAY MONEY FULL-RING (9-Handed) tables at PokerStars and using the Hand Replayer post a hand here in this thread that you have questions about.
Here is a video on how to use the hand replayer.


Then when you have that done please have a go at the Poker Basics Course and pass the quiz at the end of the course.
So you have 3 steps to do to begin with and when you have all 3 done we will award you with your first bonus.

1) Watch the 'Getting Started' video
2) Post a 'PLAY MONEY' hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer
3) Pass the Poker Basic course.

Let us know as soon as you have all 3 steps completed.

Best of Luck!


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Sun May 26, 2013, 10:50 AM
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Now what should I do to get free $ 8. THANKS
 
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Sun May 26, 2013, 02:13 PM
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Thank you for posting this hand for review and I have asked one of the Hand Analysers to take a look at it for you.
He will do this within the next 24 hours and once it's been analysed I will advise on the next step.

Cheers.


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Sun May 26, 2013, 02:45 PM
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I did all three steps that you listed above. THANKS
 
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Sun May 26, 2013, 03:13 PM
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Hi stefan3BL3!

With QJ from the SB, I get a min-raise, a min 3-bet and 2 calls of the 3-bet. While QJ has some potential, it's nowhere near a strong enough hand to call a 3-bet with, especially being out of position and due to this, I need to muck this hand preflop.

If I saw the flop (which I would not do), when I hit top pair, I need to make a value bet here for two reasons. First, to get value for my hand and secondly, to see where I'm at in the hand. With 4 opps, I need to size this bet at a pot-sized bet of 1025.. but I don't have this many chips. Due to this, I need to open-shove the flop. I do not want to check and have the pressure to call a bet on me, I want to put this pressure on the opps.

The key with this hand is to muck marginal hands preflop, especially when out of position.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

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Sun May 26, 2013, 03:25 PM
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Thanks for explain how to play a hand. How can I get $ 8 free ? Thanks
 
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Sun May 26, 2013, 06:01 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by stefan3BL3 View Post
I did all three steps that you listed above. THANKS
Brilliant!

You've done all 3 tasks and you'll get your first bonus in the next 24 hours, good job!

Step Two

Use your first buy-in to only play the 1/2 cent real money FULL RING tables on PokerStars. Do not play any other type of game other than this. Post one hand that you had difficulty with here in this thread using the hand replayer and we will analyze it for you.

Please watch the following video and answer the question below.



List 3 reasons why a player may want to make a big bet?

Then study the Cash Game course and once your happy have a go at attempting the quiz. Don't rush through the course, there's a lot of content there and the quiz is tricky so spend some time on this.

So you have 3 things to do to earn your next bonus.

1) Play the 1/2 cent Real Money tables and post an interesting hand here in the Forum using the Hand Replayer.
2) Watch the Bet Sizing video and answer the question below it.
3) Study and pass the Cash Game quiz.

Let us know as soon as you have all 3 tasks complete and we will award you with your next buy-in.

Best of Luck!


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