It’s simple, if you have strong hands play them aggressive, if you don’t wait for strong hands. In the beginning of the tournament we always have someone who is in the rush, with a good holding you can easily double up your starting stack and then play little bit looser, but not much. So, in the beginning tight is right. Nobody wins tournament in the beginning, but there are to many people who lose it.
Tight-aggressive style at an early stage is the key to success in tournament poker. Even the best players in the first blind levels play according to ABC poker strategy. To play in a tournament you need to think strategically. Do not risk your tournament life, double the stack at the first levels. Remember that prizes come only a few hours after the start of the tournament. You cannot win MTT in the first few banks, so it is useless to put your participation in the tournament at risk. If you win big banks at an early stage, then you have a slight advantage over the field, but if you overclock large banks and lose, then you will have a significant lag on the stack or even the danger of a crashHow do you play first hands of an online, passive or aggressive multi-table poker tournament? only strong cards or do you include middle cards with which you can link flush or flush?