Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa picks up the action with several tables approaching the bubble and discusses how bounties impact this crucial part of the tournament.
July 22, 2019 | 5 p.m.
The PKO's are back on tap for Pedro Madeira and he has some varied stack sizes allowing him to face a number of unique scenarios where the knockouts play a pivotal role in his decision making process.
July 10, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa launches a high stakes PKO live session offering a great opportunity to apply the concepts he presented in his theoretical knockout tournament series.
You can find the PKO theory series here: Comparing Ranges - Freezeout vs. PKO
June 26, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa shifts focus to the OOP player in his approach to gear up your flop play on broadway boards and touches on check-raising frequencies vs different bet sizes and how wide the BB can defend on the different type of broadway boards.
June 9, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa returns with a deeper breakdown of broadway boards with 25BB's. He utilizes excel to organize his thoughts and break down the best course of action for a variety of scenarios.
May 26, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa breaks down the fundamental approach to broadway boards and structures the study session by different classes of broadway board.
May 15, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa dives into the first practical study session of his solver series Mastering Flop Play discussing how to navigate A high flop structures BTN vs BB with 25BB effective stacks.
March 25, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka Gusmaa introduces his new series that will guide you through an intense study plan to internalize the strategic concepts of modern and advanced flop play. If you frequently find yourself guessing what to do on different flops or have trouble understanding the logic behind the output of solvers this series is for you.
March 17, 2019 | 5 p.m.
It's final table time for Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa in the Party Poker $215 $20k guaranteed Warmup. He discusses the need to play tight due to ICM and the current state of high stakes MTT's while trying to take home $6k for first.
Jan. 6, 2019 | 5 p.m.
Continuing his grind, Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa is down to the final two tables of the $215 Friday Warm-Up on PartyPoker. In this installment, he discusses ICM considerations and pay jumps while keeping an eye on the hands from other players still in the tournament.
Dec. 17, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa demonstrates his thoughts on bubble dynamcis and which factors impact shove/fold ranges as he approaches the money in a highly dynamic $55 hyper-turbo 6-max as well as in the deeper structured $215 Friday Warm-Up on PartyPoker.
Dec. 3, 2018 | 5 p.m.
É a semana internacional e Pedro Madeira traz para vocês um vídeo em sua língua nativa, português! Neste vídeo ele analisa algumas mãos da mesa final do bb44 que cravou no último domingo, e faz uso de diferentes softwares como PIO solver, HRC e flopzilla para explicar seu pensamento. Deixe nos comentários sua opnião sobre o vídeo
Oct. 15, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Part two kicks off with Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa sitting on a 45BB stack and covering only a couple of players at his table. He continues to discuss the unique approach required when playing a PKO and how clear insta-folds in a regular tournament format become calls when you factor in the bounty.
Aug. 12, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Having introduced the theoretical fundamentals of progressive knockout tournaments in his first videos, Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa takes the theory to the felt of the $1,000 SCOOP PKO tournament in this hand history review series.
July 31, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa brings you the final part of his theoretical look at PKO shoving/calling ranges this time applied to final table decisions where Holdem Resources offers nash equilibrium solutions that consider the bounties of each player.
July 18, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Pedro Madeira aka gusmaa dedicates his first video on Run It Once to the comparison of ranges in freezeout and progressive knockout tournaments (PKO). In times where there seems to be software for everything, he notes the lack of tools for this increasingly popular tournament format and shares his methods for studying and improving ranges in PKOs.