All players are dealt two cards (called: a hand) and dealer 1 card. Next, the players take the opportunity to make one or more of the following selections:
Stand - the player chooses to continue the game with the first two dealt cards without taking any further action
Card please - the player chooses to try to improve his hand by taking an additional card
Split - if the player has two cards of the same value he / she may choose to share the two cards into two separate hands. This is done by betting the same amount as when the game started. Then the player gets a new second card and can again make a choice
Double - if the player's first two cards added up makes 9, 10 or 11 the player then can choose to double. The player then needs to double the betting amount . The player then receives only one more card.