Double-Hand Poker Game Rules

Thursday, 6. May 2010

[ English ]

Let’s learn a several kind of poker other than holdem, seven card stud, 5 card draw and Omaha Holdem. Yes, pai-gow poker. Now you should be wondering that pai-gow sounds a bit Chinese; yes you’re proper this casino game is really a combination of the Chinese casino game double-hand and our very own American poker. Definitely this is not 1 of the most well-liked styles of poker but still it is widely bet. It can be played by up to 7 gamblers.

It is bet with one deck of fifty-two cards, plus a joker. Oddly enough, the joker may be employed only as an ace, to finish a straight, a flush, a straight flush, or a royal flush. The essential element here to remember is apart from the usual ranking of hands we have one more winning hand that’s "Five Aces" (five aces such as the joker). Surprisingly, 5 aces defeat all other hands including royal flush.

Each and every gambler is dealt seven cards. The cards are organized to form two hands; a 2 card hand and a 5 card hand. The five card hand has to rank higher or be equal to the two card hand. Finally both of your hands need to rank greater than each of your oppositions hands (each five and 2 card hands). Additionally the two card hand can only have two permutations; 1 pair and high card.

Soon after the cards are arranged in to 2 hands, they are positioned on the table face down. Once you place them down, you can no longer handle them. The croupier will flip over his cards and make their hands. Each and every players hand is compared to the dealer’s hands. If the gambler wins 1 hand and loses the other, this is known as "push" and no money is won or lost. If croupier wins equally hands then he/she captures the players stake and the opposite way round. Now what if there is a tie, the only benefit with the dealer here is they wins all ties.

Following the hand is played, the following individual clock-wise becomes the croupier and the next hand is wagered. The big downside to this casino game is that there is certainly no skill required and you rely too much on fortune. Also the odds are weak in comparison to betting with a pot.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.