If the other options above are not appropriate for your hand then you would choose to hit or stand.
(Note: There is a listing of abbreviations at the bottom of each chart or strategy card).
17 and up always stands.
We have a Keep it Simple Stupid, mentality when it comes to learning card counting.Single deck blackjack, H17, ndas table.This basic strategy is known as Total-Dependent basic strategy.The left vertical column of the charts is your hand and the top horizontal column is the dealer's hand.This is called a Hit 17 game.Some casinos restrict doubling on certain hands so it may not always be possible, but you want to make sure youve ruled it out before you move.

You are dealt 4-4 and the dealers upcard is.
These blackjack tombola manu chao letra strategy charts are based on blackjack basic strategy and offer no guaranteed winning system.
Ill have more to say about this in Chapter.This means our charts might be slightly different than a site thats chosen a different philosophy.When basic strategy calls for doubling, its a really good thing!The best decisions for the player, in this case, are the ones that lose the least amount of money to the casino over time.Soft 17 (A,6) doubles against dealer 3 through 6, otherwise hit.Soft 20 (A,9) always stands, soft 19 (A,8) doubles against dealer 6, otherwise stand.