Rules of the American Baccarat

The most famous of Baccarat is played and the American, who, while taking into account that his luck is not deterministic (so players can not influence events), has spread around the world.
In each game of Baccarat can be played by a minimum of 2 persons to a maximum of 14, one of which is always the dealer that doubles as a bench.
Based on the game board may be used a number of decks that varies from 1 to 8 (Jolly excluded). Taking into account the values of the cards and scores above the player’s goal is to focus on the hand closest to 9 points.
Before receiving any cards, each player must make a wager that may be:

  • player
  • on the bench
  • on the tie between the player and dealer

It’s important to know that the balance is paid 8 to 1 ratio, while in other cases, including the player’s bet is 2 to 1. In case of victory of the counter, it often takes a percentage of the bets on the bench.
Made the bet, the dealer distributes 2 cards to head (2 and 2 to the player himself), at which point, according to the scores of the game can go hand in different ways:
If one hand has a score of 8 or 9 points (called natural), the showdown and the player who has the highest hand in case of a tie you get the same hands;
does not occur if the previous case, the game continues according to the cards in your hand: if he has 6 or 7 points does not receive any more cards, otherwise they will receive.

Now is the turn of the bank:

  • if it has a 7 in hand should stop (should “be”);
  • if the hand is worth 6 points and the player’s third card is a 6 or 7, take another card;
  • if the hand is worth 5 points and the player’s third card is 4, 5, 6 or 7, take another card;
  • if the hand is worth 4 points and the player’s third card is a 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7, take another card;
  • if the hand is worth 3 points and the player’s third card is different from 8, take another card;
  • if the hand is worth 0, 1 or 2, takes another card;

When the dealer’s turn, the players cards are revealed.
He wins the hand that has more approached to 9.