Thursday, 18 July 2013

Sucky Month, Mini Upswing

I'm winning a little last 18k hands:



WTF Month:





Follow my friend "Eliize" in his journey to high stakes pokerwww.shloogy.com





8 comments:

  1. sick swings... hopefully more run good in the second half of this month

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  2. Yep, Cheers! Its only half time

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  3. I probably donated a bi or 2 in your last 18k hands ;)~ hehe . .

    remember you turned 55 into a bluff and hit on the river. . :O and I tried to re-bluff. gg. -_-

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  4. Haha, I'm sure we have a few battles ahead :P

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  5. I know you rarely play live, but have you considered going more often? From what I've read in the past, you're not too far from live play - why not see how you can do there? I suspect your hourly rate will rise dramatically.

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  6. Actually, part of my initial 2013 plan was to play live more often (once a week) as opposed to once a month currently but I got bored during some of the sessions due to the pace. I went recently and ended up playing roulette all night, lol.

    Definitely need to try higher stakes which will probably get me buzzin for it a bit more..!!

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    1. If income is your goal, I think you can do better live than online at the stakes you're playing. Get over the boredom. I converted myself from online to live - and got over the boredom. It wasn't easy at first; live play is so much slower. However, it's a WAY different game - there is so much less thought and so much more value to be gained. In a 1/2 game, you can comfortably open to $20 (10x BB) and expect callers. You can 3bet large with your premiums and expect callers. The live players are there to play hands, not to fold. It's a polar contrast to the online gig where your edges are so much thinner.

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    2. Can't disagree with any of your points, you're spot on..!!

      You have however forgotten the 'BEER FACTOR'. This eats into your profit and game big time!! :P

      Seriously though, there are lots of expenses like food, drink and travel that are a lot in London if I was playing Live everyday.

      I suppose you just have to manage those professionally and play high enough to cover plus make good profit. As I only play occasionally its more of a night out to splash around. I will definitely try to change this as I know your right and I am missing out here.

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