Five Card Draw (Also 5 Card Draw, 5 Card Single Draw)

There are maximum 8 participants in 5 Card Single Draw, “5 card draw” is a kind of poker in which each player is dealt around 5 cards so as other players can’t see them.

Before the playing cards are given a pair of gamblers which are to the left hand of dealer (a tiny letter D in a circle distinguishes the current dealer position) obligatory make binding bets, called blinds. The following person on the left of the button pays off the big blind, equal to the doubled small blind, the first individual gives the small blind. (These are the table limits). The big blind is the smallest stake for a gambler.

As far as all the participants are provided with their playing cards starts the initial betting round and players have 3 chances: raise, call or fold their holdings.

As every gambler has played, those who remain in the hand have a chance to amend or alter their combination by means of revealing up to 5 cards and gaining equal number of new playing cards. The players likewise certainly can hold all their playing cards of their combination.

Then begins the 2nd round of betting after which there is a demonstration of cards, when the gambler having the highest cards gets the prize.


1. The gamblers are alerted as to if joker is in game.

2. The joker can be used just as an ace, or for forming a straight flush, flush or straight.

3. The joker will be the highest pasteboard in the flush which is not in the combination if it is applied to complete a flush.

4. The highest hand that can be is five aces (the joker and 4 aces).

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