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bankroll building - Mon Mar 24, 2014, 01:44 PM
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I'm new to Poker Stars Online and would like to take place in the bankroll builder promotion.

Last edited by petrut524; Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 01:47 PM..
 
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Mon Mar 24, 2014, 05:43 PM
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I'm new to Poker Stars Online and would like to take place in the bankroll builder promotion.
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>>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!


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Mon Mar 24, 2014, 05:49 PM
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Hi petrut524,

You are eligible for the Bankroll Builder promotion, good job!

NB: Bookmark this page so that you'll find it easily in the future.

Step One

Let's begin with the basics. Please take some time to study the Poker Basic Course and pass the quiz at the end of the course.
Let us know as soon as you have passed the quiz and we will credit your account with your first Bankroll Builder bonus.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014, 12:03 PM
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i have passed the test after studying the lessons
 
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Sun Mar 30, 2014, 05:19 PM
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Brilliant!


You've passed the basic test and you'll get your first bonus in the next 24 hours, good job!


Step Two


The Poker Basics test was easy right? Well, there's a lot more to learn on the road to becoming a profitable poker player.
Now study the Cash Game course and once you think you have it mastered 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.

Let us know as soon as you have passed the Cash Game Quiz and we will award you with your next buy-in.


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Tue Apr 01, 2014, 07:16 AM
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i've passed thi quiz also , faster than the first one
 
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Tue Apr 01, 2014, 06:11 PM
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Great Job!
You passed the Cash Game Quiz and know you've shown that you have a great understanding of the fundementals of playing poker. We have now credited your account with your 2nd bonus.

Step Three

Please play a 0.01/0.02 cent Real Money table 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.



NB: You must post a Cash Game hand only, tournament hands do not count for this promotion. You must use the Hand Replayer only to post your hand, we cannot accept hands posted in any other way.
Once you post your hand one of our Trainer will analyze it for you so please post an interestig hand where you have questions. Give as much information about the hand as possible, for example, had you any reads on your opponents?

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Wed Apr 02, 2014, 11:53 AM
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here is a hand where i lost all my money( usually happends to me ) , i want to know if i've made the correct moves , was i suppesed to bet a bit larger in the begining to scare the others off? i suspected the winner had 2 clubs in his hands and was going for the flush but when i sau the ace of hearts( or diamonds , whatever it was )i tought he began to bluff so i called , can you point out my mistakes

Thank you
 
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Wed Apr 02, 2014, 01:57 PM
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I'm new to online poker and just a fellow player but play live games alot. You should have bet at least 16 cents post flop as you had the over pair and want to scare the player off from continuing on with either the flush draw or the over cards in hand.
The reason being is that he already called you pre-flop for 15 cents and another 6 cent investment for a 40 cent pot is minimal for a heavy draw flop like that. Pre-flop you played correctly in my opinion and on the turn after he re-raised your bet to cover most of your stack you should have either folded or pushed all in rather than call as the remaining stack you had left over would have little leverage no matter what popped up on the river.

Only mistake I really saw was that small bet on the flop, and personally after the small call to a huge reraise on an ace I would have folded that hand.

I see that you may have tried to build value on your pockets with a decent flop like that but you take away alot more risk by betting your pre-flop raise or more on the flop and would learn more on what your opponent would be holding.

Hope that helps you in the future. Good luck.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014, 02:07 PM
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PatDzal , i've read your reply and i'd like to thank you for your helpful feedback , i really appreciate it
 
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Thu Apr 03, 2014, 06:23 AM
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Hi petrut,

QQ is a strong hand preflop. However you must also bear in mind that the villain has opened from early position so might also have a very strong hand. I think either calling preflop or 3Betting are good plays. However I think your 3Bet size is too small. Because you're Out of Position, you should 3Bet to something like 3.5x the raise size, so I would make it about $0.20, not the $0.15 you made it. Because of your stack size, if the villain 4Bets, you'd have to be willing to move all in with your QQ

On the flop, your bet is way too small. However - you the reason for betting bigger isn't "to scare people off". If they've got a draw or a lower pair than you or some random Ax hand, why would you want them to fold? You're ahead of all of these hands and want them to call. However you need to ensure that you're not giving them the correct price to outdraw you. A bet of somehwere between 1/2 - 2/3 pot is about right.

I think once the A comes, betting small is OK, but you should definitely fold to his raise. You've shown a very strong line and when such a scary card comes, he is almost never going to bluff, so I think you can easily fold this.

Good luck with your bankroll builder challenge!
 
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Thu Apr 03, 2014, 07:25 AM
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spand42 thank you for your analysis , it's good to know some toughts from a better players
 
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Thu Apr 03, 2014, 09:10 AM
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Great!

We now have credited your account with your 3rd bonus and You're doing a fantastic job so far!
You've still got one bonus to receive.

Step Four

Attend any LIVE TRAINING session here at PokerSchoolOnline. You must actually attend the session to get your bonus.
Please let us know what Live Training session you have attended, the Date/Time and Title of the session you attend and we will check your attendance and credit you with your final bonus. If you make a deposit at this stage you will also receive your final bonus.

NB It must be a live training session that takes place after this step was posted. Previous live training sessions do not count.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014, 05:38 AM
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Hello,

Unfortunately your account is no longer eligible for this promotion.

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

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