Baccarat Rules For Drawing a Card

In the game of baccarat, there really is no playing strategy that will affect the end result of a hand.

*** Since the house edge for the banker is 1.17% and the player is 1.35%, the banker has a slight edge over the player's hand

*** Avoid the tie bet in baccarat as it has a house edge of 14.1%

Player's Hand


Player's First Two Cards Player's Action
0-1-2-3-4-5 Draw card
6-7 Stand
8-9 Natural hand, banker can't draw

Banker's Hand


Banker's First Two Cards Banker draws when the player's third card is: Banker does not draw when the player's third card is:
0-1-2 Draw card -
3 0-1-2-3-4-5-6-7-9 8
4 2-3-4-5-6-7 0-1-8-9
5 4-5-6-7 0-1-2-3-8-9
6 6-7 0-1-2-3-4-5-8-9
7 Stand -
8-9 Natural hand, player can't draw Player can't draw

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