Three Cards is the most popular and simple card games. Cao Rua is played with a 52-card pack at a special table on which the cards are dealt and bets placed. The game is for 2 – 6 people and each player initially has 3 cards. After everyone places a bet, anyone with the highest value card will be the winner.
Playing Three Cards
The ranks of the cards in increasing value are 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 J Q K A 2. A card of higher rank is better than a card of lower rank. The suits of the cards is not value. Noted: J, Q, and K sets with any arrangement are counted as slut.
Before the deal, in order to receive cards each player must place a bet. The way to calculate points is as follows:
a. Cards: A, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 each have a number corresponding to that number 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10.
b. Cards: 10, J, Q, K each count 10 points (zero).
- Anyone with the highest value card will be the winner. In special cases, whoever owns all three J, Q, and K cards wins the game without a point calculation.
- Three of royal cards > 9 points > 8 points >7 points > 6 points > 5 points > 4 points > 3 points > 2 points > 1 points > 10 points (zero).
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