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bankroll builder promotion - Mon Nov 04, 2013, 05:32 PM
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hello i wish to participate in the bankroll builder promotion i have never made a deposit before and really need a small amount of money to help me start playing tables for real money. thank you please help me

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Mon Nov 04, 2013, 08:26 PM
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Welcome to PokerSchoolOnline!


Be sure to read THIS just to 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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Tue Nov 05, 2013, 08:31 AM
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Hi newfiejaysus,

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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here is a hand i played at the play money tables - Wed Nov 06, 2013, 01:40 PM
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Wed Nov 06, 2013, 01:53 PM
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hello i watched the video posted a hand with the hand replayer andjust finished the poker basics quiz and passed i look forward to your reply so i can move on to the next step
 
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Thu Nov 07, 2013, 12:30 AM
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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 and you have passed the basics course, I will advise on the next step.

Cheers


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Thu Nov 07, 2013, 03:06 AM
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Hi newfiejaysus!

can be a playable hand. Here however, there are several factors indicating that folding preflop would be best. Firstly, you are facing an early position raiser. His opening range is probably ahead of your hand. In general we can say the earlier the position, the stronger their range. Secondly, his raise is 10bbs which is very big, especially since you only have 43bb in your stack. You are not deep enough stacked to play your hand as a speculative hand. You will most often have to fold on the flop and you will not win enough the few times you do win to make this profitable. With speculative hands we want to see the flop as cheaply as possible. So, folding preflop would have been best here.

As played, you get a great flop with an open ended straight draw and an overcard. With so much already in the pot, you should want to get all your chips in the middle. However, at the moment, you still do not have a made hand. I would prefer keeping it simple and raising all in on the flop. Calling as you did leaves you with a small stack compared to the pot which means any future bet/raise you make will be insignificant. Raising now has some fold equity and will ensure that you maximize your profit if called.

Nice turn card for you

The important part to take from this hand is the preflop action. Speculative hands are only profitable in the long run if we can see the flop cheaply.

GL and have fun at the tables!

Roland GTX
 
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Thu Nov 07, 2013, 11:38 AM
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Our records show that you have not passed the poker basics quiz as yet. Please let us know when you have passed your quiz, so we may proceed to the next step!

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