Playing the Hand in Baccarat
Once a Bet has been placed, the cards can be dealt by pressing the Deal button. Alternately, the SPACE bar on your keyboard may be used. The existing hand will be removed and a new hand dealt face up. There are very strict rules regulating drawing cards in Baccarat.
- NATURAL: If either or both hands are dealt either an 8 or 9 (in the first two cards), this is a natural and no further cards are drawn.
- If the PLAYERS FIRST TWO CARDS TOTAL: 0 to 5 Player must draw a third card; 6 or 7 Player must stand.
- If the PLAYER STANDS, the DEALER must: draw if Dealers total is 0 to 5; stand if Dealers total is 6 or 7.
- If the PLAYER DRAWS, the DEALER MUST: draw if Dealers total is 0 to 2; stand if Dealers total is 7.
- ELSE the Dealer
stands with a 3 if the Player drew an 8.
stands with a 4 if the Player drew 0,1,8 or 9.
stands with a 5 if the Player drew 0-3,8 or 9.
stands with a 6 if the Player drew 0-5,8 or 9.