Internet poker has become world famous as of late, with televised competitions and celebrity poker game events. The games popularity, though, arcs back quite a bit further than its television scores. Over the years many types on the original poker game have been developed, including a few games that are not really poker anymore. Caribbean stud poker is 1 of the above-mentioned games. Regardless of the name, Caribbean stud poker is most closely affiliated with chemin de fer than long-standing poker, in that the gamblers wager against the bank instead of the other players. The succeeding hands, are the traditional poker hands. There is little concealment or other kinds of concealment. In Caribbean stud poker, you are expected to pay up just before the croupier saying "No further wagers." At that instance, both you and the casino and of course all of the different gamblers receive five cards each. After you have looked at your hand and the casino’s first card, you must in turn make a call bet or accede. The call wager’s amount is on same level to your original wager, meaning that the stakes will have doubled. Abandoning means that your wager goes directly to the casino. After the bet comes the showdown. If the bank doesn’t have ace/king or greater, your wager is returned, including an amount in accordance with the ante. If the casino does have ace/king or better, you win if your hand defeats the casino’s hand. The dealer pays chips equal to your ante and fixed expectations on your call wager. These odds are:

  • Even for a pair or high card
  • two to one for 2 pairs
  • 3-1 for three of a kind
  • four to one for a straight
  • five to one for a flush
  • seven to one for a full house
  • twenty to one for a 4 of a kind
  • 50-1 for a straight flush
  • one hundred to one for a royal flush