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Final Table Takedown - Mark Herm Shares Key Strategies as the Final Table Approaches

by Craig Tapscott |  Published: Nov 26, 2010


Mark Herm made online-poker history on July 13, 2008, when he won two Sunday major tournaments on the same day. Shortly after taking down the Bodog $100,000 event, for $23,600, Herm won the Full Tilt Poker $750,000-guaranteed tournament, for $147,400. He continued his hot streak in early August of 2008 with a victory in the PokerStars $250,000-guaranteed tournament, for $91,000. This past May, Herm had dual runner-up performances, in the Full Tilt Poker Sunday Brawl and the PokerStars Sunday 500, for $77,000 and $71,600, respectively. Herm has amassed more than $3.4 million in career online-tournament cashes. Event: PokerStars Sunday Million Players in the Event: 7,661 Buy-in: $215 First Prize: $229,833 Finish: First Hand No. 1 Stacks: Mark “SHIPP ITT” Herm – 7,588,124 Villain1 – 296,177 Villain2 – 1,485,051 Blinds: 40,000-80,000 Antes: 8,000 Players at the Table: 9 Players Remaining: 33 Key Concepts: Applying pressure to weak opponents during deep-stack play; ...

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