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  1. Well done Wayne, leg 2 winner , and Leo's 2nd place puts him on top of the table Next week we have our PLO leg. Usual blind structure but an extra big stack of 3000 chips so you can't blow it all in one go! Game is open for registration
  2. Well done on last week's win Andy and good to see some returning players Kevathallam and laidbackbloke Leg 2 is set up ready for Wednesday
  3. avongirl

    PL Poker League

    Ian, I'm inclined to agree. The whole point is to give people a chance of doing exactly that, it hasn't necessarily happened in the other months but this time it did what it's supposed to do. And if only Vince (leg 3 leader) had managed to come 2nd-last he would still have hung on to 3rd place, so it was an extraordinary result which brought about the outcome we had. We'll keep an eye on it, and I'm still open to putting in a multiplier in leg 3 in future, but this month being PLO leg is probably not the right time to introduce that.
  4. Hi, back mate! Have you joined the PokerStars Club? I'll alert Al to look out to accept you.
  5. The Punters Lounge £150 added Poker League continues this week with our July league. All games are played in the PokerStars Home Games PL Poker Club. This month will feature a PLO leg in week 3 with the other 3 legs NLHE. To help boost numbers and keep the league competitive throughout the month we will again have a double points multiplier in leg 4. Leg 1 : Wednesday 3rd July at 20.00 GMT in the PL Poker Club Home Game. Leg 2 : 10th July Leg 3 : 17th July - PLO Leg 4 : 24th July - double points Buy in is $5.50 per leg. Your top 3 scores of the 4 legs will count towards your league total. We will be using the usual PL league format, which will be updated in this thread. (The PokerStars own league scores will not be used.) Formula is -Log(position/Entrants)x100 All members are welcome, however you must post in this thread if asked to let us know your forum username, otherwise your placings and scores cannot be included in the league. Please spread the word and invite your friends so we can get the weekly numbers to keep this league viable. New players always welcome to join in. To join the PokerStars PL Home Games Club: club id = 744199 password = PLPokerClub We also have a PL Poker Club Facebook group where regular reminders are also posted. Please request to join. £150 Added Value The £150 added will be split between the top 3 players of the league end, with £75 to the league champion, £45 to 2nd and £30 to 3rd. This will be payable via PayPal at the end of the league. Big thank you to SirPuntalot and Punters Lounge for the added funds. Winners will also get Punters Lounge merchandise. See below. Punters Lounge MerchandiseYou can now win unlimited Punters Lounge merchandise, even if you have won them before. It consists of the mug with a wraparound logo, updated to our new 3D logo recently. You'll also win a pack of 10 pens, which have also been upgraded to a much better quality. Good luck! League Table
  6. avongirl

    PL Poker League

    Standard scoring in final leg No double points but double entries in final leg This actually produces the same positions as standard scoring would, and would also have meant the best position someone only playing leg 4 could achieve was 7th, and even Leo winning the leg with 2 other scores behind him wouldn't have made the podium. I believe the whole idea of us doing the double points is to give someone a chance of getting in the money, and this is why we're seeing the good turnout for the final leg. If the system we use doesn't give this chance I don't think we'll get the players in. Back to the drawing board!
  7. avongirl

    PL Poker League

    I think the main problem with the doubling factor is that the points difference between the placings is doubled ie. normally a 30pt diff between 1st and 2nd becomes a 60pt diff. (The formula we use means the difference between the placings is the same, irrespective of the actual points scored) So an alternative could be to double the number of players in the formula for the final leg rather multiplying the points (so last week would be as if 24 players registered). This would increase the points available to be won but keep the normal difference between placings. Would also mean even last place scores some points. I did have a quick look at this on Weds but didn't save it. I'll run it through again and post the result later.
  8. Here's how to claim your added prize money Instructions for League Winners: 1st Like2Fish £75 + PL Mug and Pens 2nd PLLofthouse £45 3rd demios £30 To claim please email with the following: Subject: Poker League Message Content. PL Username: * PayPal Email: * Prize Amount/Position: £75 (1st) / £45 (2nd) / £30 (3rd) Winner (Leo) - please also provide address for PL Mug & Pens to be sent Payments are normally processed together for all our monthly competitions up to 14 days after the end of the month. Well done everyone @Sir Puntalot
  9. Congratulations to Leo whose double points win tonight also leaps him into the champion spot at the top of the table Podium places also taken by our 2nd and 3rd placers in tonight's game, Zozzy and demioz Commiserations to Vince, who needed to do just a tad better than last to hang onto the money The double points bonus drew the numbers out again to play tonight, thank you to everone who participated this month. Instructions for winners to follow.
  10. Also received an email from them this week regarding an invitation freeroll. Think it's connected with their new loyalty scheme? Looks like you need to visit a casino this month to join then set up your poker alias online. Info on their site
  11. Still lots of satellites to get in cheaply. From Grosvenor facebook page... There's still 750 seats guaranteed to Goliath 2019 on! The full schedule of satellites can be found in the picture.
  12. Well done to Vince winning 2 on the trot and turning the top 3 on their head, so goes into the final leg at the top of the table. We have double points for the final leg, so anyone is in with a chance of getting onto the added value podium. Game is now set up and registering, see you all there tonight
  13. Another great turnout, thanks all Well done to Vince on the win tonight , It's already looking like an exciting fight for the podium positions with Ian and John Anthony tied at the top of the league. Leg 3 (which is NLHE this month) is all set up and ready for you to join