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Bankroll Builder - Sat Dec 28, 2013, 09:48 AM
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Hello!
I want to take part in the Bankroll Builder promotion.
 
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Sat Dec 28, 2013, 09:58 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!


John (JWK24)


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Sun Dec 29, 2013, 12:07 AM
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Hi Hipper35,

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 Dec 29, 2013, 07:16 AM
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Hello,
Calling big raise with QdTd and calling all in with a flush draw. I passed the quiz too.

Best,
 
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Sun Dec 29, 2013, 10:11 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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Sun Dec 29, 2013, 11:21 PM
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Hi Hipper35!

This promotion is only for full ring tables. Once you receive your first bonus, you will only be allowed to play 2NL FULL RING or you will make yourself ineligible for any future bonuses.

With QTs from the cutoff, I get two limps in front of me. I'm going to make a standard raise to 3BB+1BB for each limper, so I will raise to 10.

As played, I get 2 more limps, then an abnormally large raise to 24. I need to fold to this large bet. While QTs does have some potential, I'm very easily behind here (behind any pair, A, K, or better Q or T). I want to be putting my chips into the pot when I'm most likely ahead, not when I'm most likely behind.

Patience is a very large key in poker and I need to be able to muck my marginal and bad hands and to wait until I get better ones in better situations.

Hope this helps and good luck at the tables.

John (JWK24)


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Mon Dec 30, 2013, 12:12 AM
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Excellent!

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 completed and we will award you with your next buy-in.

Best of Luck!


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Mon Dec 30, 2013, 07:41 AM
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I played this hand badly cause the player who raised me, was very loose player .

player may want to make a big bet:
-To bluff people off decent hands,
-To gain value from very strong hands,
To protect against strong draws

Last edited by Hipper35; Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 07:47 AM..
 
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Mon Dec 30, 2013, 07:54 AM
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I could watch that replay but when pasting that replay it doesn't work.
For any case I loaded my other hand which I think I made a bad decision to fold. Here it is:



I get this error that: No data found
Here my hand on Boom:

http://www.boomplayer.com/en/poker-h...441_53D6E6D06C

Last edited by Hipper35; Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 08:07 AM..
 
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Mon Dec 30, 2013, 08:40 AM
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Hello,

Unfortunately your eligibility for Bankroll Builder is under review.

If you have any questions about this please send a private message to PSO Admin.

Cheers,
Raiser


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