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Free Multi-Hand Spanish Blackjack Game
Overview: Spanish Blackjack is a popular variant on the Classic Blackjack game. Spanish Blackjack's main difference to traditional Blackjack is that the four tens are removed from the pack, This is known to increase the odds in favour of the House slightly however to counter this Spanish Blackjack games offer the player bonus features and favourable rules such as a late surrender option.
Number of decks: 2
Spanish Blackjack Odds:
- Blackjack pays 3 to 2
- Insurance pays 2 to 1.
- 5 card 21 pays 3:2
- 6 card 21 pays 2:1
- 7 or more card 21 pays 3:1
Spanish Blackjack Dealer's Rules:
- Dealer peeks on 10 and Ace cards
- Dealer must hit on soft 17s
- On any number of cards
- Re-double down once
- Double Down after split
- Split3 times to make 4 hands
- Aces can be resplit
- Draw and Double Dow to split Aces
- Draw and Double Down to split aces
- Unlike 10 cards can be split
Surrender Options: Late Surrender and surrender after doubling down
Insurance: On Dealer's Ace
Starting Credits: 1000
Maximum Bet Per Hand: 200
Spanish Blackjack Strategy:
When playing Spanish Blackjack it's important to remember that the lack of 10s in the deck works in the dealers favour. If you are keen to improve your skills in this game and learn the secrects of the professonals then we recommend that you spend some time investigating "Basic Blackjack Strategy" charts which are mathematical formulas tried and tested to decrease the House edge. Serious players of Spanish Blackjack will have lots of rules developed over many years of practice and testing that they will recommend you stick to.
John Grochovski, author of many gambling books, offers this advice for Spanish Blackjack players:
- Hard totals: stand with totals of 18 or more. Always hit if you have 8 or less.
- Soft hands: stand if you have soft 19, 20 and 21.
- Splitting pairs: Always split Aces. Never split 4ís, 5ís and cards of 10ís value (Jacks, Queens, Kings)
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