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Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen reviews every hand from the final table first breaking down the payouts and discussing how this will impact his decisions and then breaking down every hand in this flat structured event.

July 21, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels has built a bit of a stack going into the middle stages of the tournament putting him in the position of table captain as he looks to lean on some of the shorter stacks on his march towards the final table.

June 30, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen starts a new series analyzing all VPIP'd hands of the $50 Rebuy on iPoker first discussing his general rebuy approach before diving into the hands.

June 13, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen is back with the final installment of his leakfinder series of Run It Once member NoTechniQ. He picks up the action at the start of the final table and selecst all interesting hands to see how our hero manages to maneuver the action.

May 23, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen breaks down 5 pivotal hands on the march towards the final table tackling all aspects of the hand and how our hero could benefit from some different approaches.

May 12, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels takes a theoretical look at a situation where we open the button and find ourselves playing against a BB that is playing GTO and another BB that is playing too tight and the discussion focuses on how to play against these two types of players which can be extrapolated to other player types as well.

April 28, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen continues the review of this low stakes event which features quite a few hands and situations that generally only present themselves in these low stakes tournaments and discusses how to take advantage of clearly amateur play.

April 11, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen continues his leakfinder series reviewing Run It Once member NoTechniQ's play at the big $3.30. The hands featured in this second installment have a focus on stack depths between 40-60bb.

April 4, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen breaks down the action from a Run It Once member in the low stakes $3.30 beginning 166BB's deep and discussing how to succeed in tournaments at these stakes when playing quite deep.

March 24, 2021 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Owen Shiels posted in MTT: Reasons to Bet or Raise

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen discusses how to avoid making big mistakes when you find yourself in spots where you're unsure if you should proceed with a bet or check. He outlines the correct thought process to reach a decision that will often come fairly close to the GTO line.

March 7, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen brings you the final installment of his leakfinder series of RIO member Derpyderp reviewing some of the most crucial mistakes he observed throughout the tournament and discussing how to fix those leaks.

Jan. 27, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels reviews the footage from the battle of Malta and uses specific hand examples to illustrate exactly how many BB's certain plays are losing.

Jan. 10, 2021 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels finishes off the action from day 1 and jumps right back into it for day 2 touching on the loose play of our hero and perhaps getting a bit too loosey-goosey in a relatively weak player pool.

Dec. 30, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels breaks down the game film from one of our Essential members and attempts to plug the leaks in the game while pointing out some of the better plays that he makes throughout the tournament.

Dec. 20, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Owen Shiels posted in MTT: How To Study More Efficiently

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen explains the recent adjustments that he has made to his study habits to make his studying more time efficient.

Dec. 2, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen is back with the second installment of how to become a winner at the micros this time focusing on preflop adjustments. The video covers open jamming, rejamming as well as calling with the proper adjustments to the weak opposition.

Nov. 18, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Owen Shiels posted in MTT: Getting The Most Out Of Videos

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen walks you through how to get the most out of Run It Once Videos and explains how he, himself, takes notes on the videos that he watches.

Nov. 4, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels continues to examine a tournament that is typically played live in the UK but has turned to the virtual felt in the Covid era and Owen frequently finds himself with marginal decisions opting for the less variance filled option with a relatively novice field.

Oct. 21, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Come along for the ride as Owen Shiels bounces around quite a bit during this $150 MTT that is typically played live in the UK but due to the pandemic has gone virtual. The play seems to resemble live tournaments with wild holdings and non-GTO approaches to say the least.

Oct. 4, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen reviews a recent $150 tournament with an interesting player pool dynamic. During his analysis he focuses on brushing up your understanding of fundamental skills you need to master to make money against weak competition.

Sept. 20, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen concludes his review of TheFatBanker in this final installment looking at each hand and commenting on the player pool tendencies along the way.

Sept. 7, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen continues his review of TheFatBanker in the $11 SCOOP this time noticing a few more mistakes than were seen in the early stages though still managing to build his stack despite these marginal plays.

Aug. 26, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen boots up a final table that he made recently and turns the focus to ICM and how this played into his decisions at the table and allowed him to take the victory.

Aug. 12, 2020 | 5 p.m.

With nearly 100BB's and 3x the next biggest stack at the table, our hero endeavors to use this to his advantage by really opening his range and Owen Shiels discusses the best way to manage situations when you hold a gigantic chip lead.

July 26, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels continues his review first by taking a deeper look at a hand from the previous installment before continuing on with the hands and following along as our hero builds a stack.

July 8, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels takes a Hand History from Run It Once member "TheFatBanker" and starts at the beginning of this massive field event looking at all hands where our hero VPIP'd.

June 10, 2020 | 5 p.m.

No doubt the play in microstakes tournaments requires a different approach from mid/high stakes events and Owen Shiels discusses the differences between these tournaments and the player pool tendencies in tournaments with buy-ins under $5.

May 17, 2020 | 5 p.m.

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen furthers the discussion on bet sizing utilizing PIO to examine the benefits of different sizes in varied situations.

April 19, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Owen Shiels posted in MTT, NLHE: Which Hands for Which Betsize?

Owen Shiels aka ozzieowen discusses the fundamentals of how to find the optimal bet sizing on the flop. He touches on why sizing strategies considerably change on different board textures, which fundamental heuristics can be applied to locate the appropriate strategy and how to select your value and bluffing range for different sizings.

April 9, 2020 | 5 p.m.

ProVideo | Owen Shiels posted in MTT: Turn Barreling Theory

To bet or check, that is the question! Owen Shiels discusses this binary option and that extensive theory that goes into making the correct play when deciding whether to barrel the turn or not.

March 29, 2020 | 5 p.m.

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