Playing as a high stack in a tournament

Looking at your computer and seeing a number by your avatar that is vastly superior to anybody else on your table will make you feel like a king.

In every tournament, having a deep stack means you have the freedom to play differently, but this does not mean it becomes OK to play loose or to make poor calls because you can afford it. So what exactly is the right way to play a big stack?

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How to Stop Tilt

Every poker player has been in a situation where they have felt like throwing their computer out the window. This could be because somebody has just hit a three outer on the river, or has hit a seemingly impossible runner, runner. The hardest thing to do after this is to stop tilting, but there are ways around it.

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