Three card poker is a poker-based game, the name itself tells you it is the game played with only three cards. It is the most profitable proprietary table game.The game is played with the single deck of 52 cards.
This game actually incorporates two modes of play. The “Pair Plus” game is paid on a pay scale basis that the player will dealt a pair or better. In the Play/Ante game wagers play against the dealer hand. The player can choose both the games in each round.
Three card poker Play:
It consists of three betting circles in front of each seat. In that top trading circle will be labeled as Pair Plus, where player will put trade on the pair plus game. Under that there are two circles labeled as Ante and Play for the game. Game will start with the player trade in the Pair Plus and or Ante circle.
Then after all the players have made their trades the dealer will give three cards to each player that is dealt by Shuffle Master machine. Then the Game begins with the first player who will in the dealers left, continues in clockwise direction.
Payouts in Three Card Poker commonly scheduled as below:
Straight Flush pays - 40:1
3 of a Kind pays - 30:1
Straight pays - 6:1
Flush pays - 4:1
Pair pays - 1:1
In the Ante and Play separately there is Ante Bonus payout which will be given to the good hand combinations particularly. Ante Bonus payouts are as listed below:
Straight Flush pays - 5:1
Three of a Kind pays - 4:1
Straight pays - 1:1
·Single deck of 52 cards is used.
·Ante Bonus will pay as per pay table.
·Pair Plus pays will pay as per pay table.
·The Player may bet on Ante, Pair Plus or in both of them.
·Player is dealt with three cards each.
·Dealer is also dealt with three cards to face down.
·Hand will be resolved, If only Pair Plus bet is made.
·If Ante bet or both were made the player either fold or raise.
·The player and dealer hands are compared when player bet on play.
·If the dealer does not qualify then player will be paid 1 to 1 on Ante bet and Play bet will be returned or if Ante Bonus is available player have chance to win.
·The dealer need to have Queen or higher to qualify the game.
·If the player folds any Pair Plus bet he will be lost.
.If dealer qualifies,
o At first Player and dealers hand will be compared.
o If dealers hand beats out players hand player loses Ante/ Play.
o If players hand beats dealers player wins 1 to 1 on bets.
o Ante Bonus is won even if players hand loses.
In this game player directly competes against the dealer but not with other players. Player needs to have better hand than the dealer or player should get a hand that ends up in a pair or higher. The house has a 3.4% advantage in this game.
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