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Playing Twenty-one — to Win

If you love the fulfillment and excitement of an excellent card game and the excitement of winning and earning some money with the odds in your favor, playing vingt-et-un is for you.

So, how do you defeat the casino?

Quite simply when wagering on 21 you are observing the risks and probabilities of the cards in relation to:

1. The cards in your hand

2. What cards can come from the deck

When enjoying 21 there is statistically a best way to play every hand and this is referred to as basic strategy. If you add card counting that helps you compute the chances of cards coming out of the deck, then you will be able to boost your wager amount when the odds are in your favor and lower them when they are not.

You’re only going to win under half the hands you bet on, so it is important that you adjust action size when the risks are in your favour.

To do this when betting on chemin de fer you must use basic strategy and card counting to win.

fundamental strategy and card counting

Since mathematicians and scientists have been investigating Blackjack all kinds of complex systems have been developed, including but not limited to "counting cards" but even though the theory is complicated counting cards is pretty much straightforward when you play twenty-one.

If when playing 21 you card count reliably (even if the game uses multiple decks), you can change the edge to your favour.

Twenty-one Basic Strategy

Chemin de fer basic strategy is centralized around an unsophisticated plan of how you bet based upon the hand you are dealt and is mathematically the strongest hand to use while not counting cards. It tells you when wagering on vingt-et-un when you should take another card or stand.

It’s unbelievably simple to do and is quickly committed to memory and until then you can find free cards on the web

Using it when you bet on vingt-et-un will bring down the casino’s expectations to near to zero.

Counting cards shifting the expectation in your favor

Card counting works and gamblers use a card counting plan realize an advantage over the gambling den.

The reason this is easy.

Low cards favor the dealer in chemin de fer and high cards favor the gambler.

Low cards favour the croupier because they assist him acquire winning totals on their hands when she is stiff (has a 12, 13, 14, 15, or sixteen total on her first 2 cards).

In casino blackjack, you can hold on your stiffs if you choose to, but the house cannot.

The dealer has no choice to make, but you do and this is your edge. The rules of playing blackjack require that dealers hit stiffs no matter how rich the deck is in high cards that will break him.

The high cards favour the gambler because they may bust the house when he hits her stiffs and also blackjacks are made with aces and tens.

Although blackjacks are, evenly divided between the house and the gambler, the fact is that the player gets paid more (3:2) when she gets a blackjack so the player has an advantage.

You don’t have to count the data of each of the individual card to know when you have an advantage over the house.

You only need to know at what point the deck is loaded or reduced in high cards and you can increase your bet when the odds are in your favour.

This is a basic breakdown of why card-counting plans work, but gives you an insight into how the logic works.

When betting on vingt-et-un over the longer term card counting will help in changing the edge in your favour by approximately 2%.

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