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Op-Ed: Playing the William Hill Sunday Facebook Freeroll
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Op-Ed: PokerStars on life after Black Friday and setting a world record
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May 16, 2012: All-in with garbage, he outflops big slick, but justice prevails.
2 hours 49 minutes before the scheduled start, and there are no seats left at the table.
6 hours 22 minutes before its scheduled start, the tournament is almost full.
September 9, 2012: A flopped house in the William Hill Sunday Facebook Freeroll.
I think this is also from May 11, 2012. A flopped set holds up.
September 24, 2012: The joker with 6-2 raised pre-flop.
October 15, 2012: Aces are cracked by a lucky river.
September 9, 2012: Pocket 8s win.
October 29, 2012: Calling a big pre-flop raise with Q3 suited, he was then all-in with a flush draw. And he made it!
A screengrab from a second stage freeroll qualifier played September 10, 2012.
The tournament is over; the three remaining players agree to a deal.
This is the reason I don't like raising with a pocket pair smaller than kings. SISKOKIDD raised with his pocket 10s. Now what does he do when the player immediately behind him re-raises all in?
October 28, 2012: One of the dangers of slow playing kings, but he put me out of the tournament in 3rd place.
Our hero scoops a big pot with a magic river; on the turn it looked like he would be splitting it with panos71.
The final table - and another one bites the dust.
September 18, 2012: A flopped set holds up against a flush draw.
August 14, 2012: Cashing in a freeroll. Always a nice sensation, play for free and get paid into the bargain!
May 18, 2012: That magic river again.
A $1 time tournament played on PokerStars, June 23, 2012. Only 6 minutes left to run.
October 1, 2012: A screengrab from the same tournament as above; garbage wins again. Okay, it's a freeroll, but we are deep in the tournament, and many players play like this whatever the buy-in.
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