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bankroll builder - Tue Dec 17, 2013, 01:42 AM
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Hi pokerschool,

i'm a new player , i want to take part in the bankroll builder promotion:

$8 in FREE Cash Bonuses
Access to our poker Courses and Quizzes
Live Training Sessions
Expert Hand Analysis
A Personal Instructor to help you through the promotion.
 
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Tue Dec 17, 2013, 05:07 AM
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Hi pokerschool,
i'm a new player , i want to take part in the bankroll builder promotion:
Welcome to PokerSchoolOnline!

Please 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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Wed Dec 18, 2013, 05:56 AM
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Hello,

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 Basic 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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bankroll builder feedback hand - Wed Dec 18, 2013, 07:22 AM
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comment : call a raise pre flop with 66 against player who plays many hands , flop kk7 so i m sure that my hand still good when he moves all in in this flop and i call him.
 
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Wed Dec 18, 2013, 07:25 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 I will advise on the next step.

Cheers.


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bankroll builder - Wed Dec 18, 2013, 07:43 AM
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OK , ty very much
 
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Wed Dec 18, 2013, 07:57 AM
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poker basic quiz is done
ty
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Wed Dec 18, 2013, 10:39 AM
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Hi doNtFold.COM!

With 66 on the button, I get 3 limpers in front of me. I can either limp behind and try to setmine since the stacks are large enough (15x the bet and what I will do the majority of the time), or, I can make a standard raise to 3BB+1BB for each limper.

I then get an abnormally large raise and three calls of it. Here is where my decision in the hand needs to be.
I do not have 15x this bet in my stack nor the opp's stacks, so I cannot call as I am not getting the correct odds to setmine.
Also, the bet is over 1/3 of my stack which means that I'm pot-committed, which also means that I need to shove or fold. While 66 is a made hand, it does not play well in multi-way pots and due to this, I need to fold. With multiple opps, I can't just look at one of them, I need to look at how my hand will play against all of the possible players in the pot.

The key here is that I cannot call preflop, as I do not have the odds to do so and since it's a multi-way pot, I need to fold and wait for a better situation.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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bankroll builder - Wed Dec 18, 2013, 12:58 PM
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ty very much , it's correct .
 
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bankroll builder - Wed Dec 18, 2013, 05:15 PM
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hello ,

Thank you for the analysis, appreciate it. I also took the quiz and passed

Best regard,

 
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Thu Dec 19, 2013, 07:39 AM
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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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bankroll builder step 2 - Thu Dec 19, 2013, 10:12 AM
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I've already watched the video and passed the quiz. The answer of the question is:
-To put a lot of pressure on opponents;
-To bluff people off decent hands;
-To gain value from very strong hands;
These are the three reasons to bet big.

and this is my hands played :




Last edited by doNtFold.COM; Thu Dec 19, 2013 at 10:17 AM.. Reason: modify
 
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Fri Dec 20, 2013, 07:02 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 I will advise on the next step.

Cheers.


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Fri Dec 20, 2013, 10:58 AM
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Hi,

Hand Analysis

Sitting on a 75bb stack depth, i'd fold this hand pre-flop from this position, there are several villains left to act behind us which increases the chances of a better range of Qx being dealt AQ KQ QJ all have us out kicked. Also, a good rule of thumb when deciding to enter the pot, we should enter for a raise of the standard amount of 3x the big blind +1bb for each limper, this is to help ensure a pot is built, value is made and it'll thin the amount of players involved in the pot. Limping in pre-flop is only going to invite ,ultiple villains and specualtive hands into the pot which will make our post lfop decisions much more difficult.

Post flop, We have a straight draw and we are deep enough to call, plus we also have one over card. If our draw doesn't complete on the turn or our hand doesn't improve to atleast a pair, I'd fold. We happen to spike our straight, we can elect to get it all in on the turn or jsut smooth call and allow the villains to barrel into us. Nice hand and nice pot!

Hand Analysis


Everything leading up to the turn is alright, even though the stack to pot ratio is set up properly to get it in on the turn, I would have bet about half of the villains stack to induce a check raise all in, two card flush combos are going to consist of a small portion of jsut about every players range, I'd be ranging this villains with 77 99 TT JJ QQ AK AQ all of which might want to play for stacks. Going all in on the turn might fold our hands like AK AQ or other inferior high card holdings.

Hope this helps.

Kind regards,
CannonLee



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Sat Dec 21, 2013, 07:06 AM
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Fantastic!

Your second Bankroll Builder bonus is on it's way to you, great job so far.

Watch this video that will help you on the cash game tables



There are three ways in which you can earn your next bonus.

1) Earn 10 VPPs AFTER receiving your 2nd bonus and you will automatically be credited with your 3rd bonus. Let us know if you hit that target
2) If you lose your 2nd bonus at the tables please post the hands where you lost the money with here in this thread. As soon as you post the losing hands we will advise on the next step.
3) If you make a first deposit at PokerStars you will automatically be awarded your remaining bonuses from the Bankroll Builder promotion.

Best of luck to you at the tables and we are here to help you should you have any questions.

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bankroll builder - Sat Dec 28, 2013, 07:49 AM
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hello ,

i did not received my second bankroll builder bonus , I've already watched the video and passed the quiz and answer the question .

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Sun Dec 29, 2013, 08:58 AM
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hello ,

i did not received my second bankroll builder bonus , I've already watched the video and passed the quiz and answer the question .

ty
Hello,

Our records are showing that you did receive your 2nd bonus. If you think this is not the case please email support@pokerschoolonline.com

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bankroll builder 3rd bonus - Tue Dec 31, 2013, 12:10 PM
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hello PSO

I have earned 10 VPP , and i'm wainting for the 3rd bonus which i do not received yet.

Thank you and happy new year
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Wed Jan 01, 2014, 06:35 AM
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hello PSO

I have earned 10 VPP , and i'm wainting for the 3rd bonus which i do not received yet.

Thank you and happy new year
Hello,

'Earn 10 VPPs AFTER receiving your 2nd bonus and you will automatically be credited with your 3rd bonus'

Remember it's 10 VPPs earned AFTER you got your last buy-in, not 10 VPPs total (any VPPS earned before you got your last buy-in do not count)

If you have earned 10 VPPs AFTER you got your 2nd bonus then your 3rd bonus should be credited to you automatically within 24 hours.

Let me know when you get it and I'll advise on the next step.

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