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Category Archives: sky-poker

Sit ‘n Go

Trying to play a little more poker at Sky Poker but not getting much traction.  I’m ahead of the curve, cashed in 9 and lost in 7 Double Your Money STTs, but also behind the curve in that the juice is 12.5% on the £2 tournaments and 15% in the £1 tournaments, which all means […]

Deep Stack

Played another Deep Stack on Sky Poker last night and managed to get into the cash.  It would have been embarrassing if I hadn’t given the number of big pocket pairs I picked up early on, AA twice, KK once and QQ & JJ twice each, as well as a goodly assortment of AK, AQ […]


Had a bit of a poker binge last night.  I felt I was playing well with less than average cards, through something approaching 300 hands over 4 tournaments I saw QQ & JJ once, KQs and QJs once and AK once.  It wasn’t as if I was picking up other pocket pairs all night either, […]

Downloadable Sky Poker client

Sky have finally released their downloadable client, something I first heard about around 12 months ago and supposedly de for release in February.  Based on the Adobe Air platform it seems to run very smoothly after installing the Air update to v2.5.1 I think it is, from the v1.5 something which either came with the […]

Well, I didn’t enjoy that at all!

After cruising along in a freeroll on Sky Poker last night, helped a lot by having a couple of full houses early on, having flopped one in the first couple of hands Qs full of 4s, and, unfortunately for him my opponent had the other Q and stacked off with his trip Qs.  I also […]