Published On: Fri, Nov 30th, 2018

Roulette Basics and Different Types of Roulette Bets

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Basics of Roulette

Roulette is an interesting and amazing game which every casino player plays once in his life because of the fun and excitement it offers. The basic playing strategy remains the same whether you are playing American Double zero Roulette or European Zero; you will have a wheel which will have red and black slots with numbers ranging from 1 to 36.

Roulette Basics and Different Types of Roulette Bets

Thus, for playing the game all you have to do is that you have to place a bet and let the other players also place their bets. After that dealer will spin the wheel and chuck in the small ball and wherever the ball lands will be the winning number. Apart from the wheel, you can also place bets on the table featuring the different numbers and extra sectors.

Now when we have become aware of the basics of roulette the next step you should have enough knowledge about, are the bets you are going to place in for the game. Thus in the next segment of this post, we will share the different live roulette bets like in So here we start:-

1. Inside Roulette Bet:-

The Inside bets are the bets that have a 37-1 chance of coming in. In simple, we can say that the brave, who believes in the concept of “no risk, no reward,” can place this bet.

Now there are different types which include:-

i. Straight Up

Straight up bets are the best at which a player has the chance of winning 1:35. It means that when the ball lands on the single specific number that the player placed their chip on, then the player wins 35 times more than his/her bet.

ii. Split

The next type of bet is a split. In this bet you can on two different numbers instead of betting on only one, but the condition is, that they can only be adjacent or bordering numbers like 34-35, 2-5, 13-16, 33-36, 27-30 etc. And in this bet, the player owns the chance of winning 1:17.

iii. Street

Just like its name suggests it is bet in which a player bets on 3 numbers present within a row. For instance: – 1, 2, 3 or 34, 35, 36 or 7, 8, 9 etc. In this, you receive a payout of 11:1.

iv. Corner:-

A corner bet is a bet in which the player can place a bet on four numbers to form a square with the chip at the centre. In this, you receive 1:8.

v. Six Line

Six Lines is a bet in which you can bet simultaneously in 2 rows on 3-3 numbers. For instance, you can bet on 1-6, 31-36, 7-12 etc. In this, you get 5:1.

vi. Five-Number Bet

In this type, you bet on groups. For instance 0, 00, 1, 2 and 3. In this you get 6:1 and chances of winning remains 13.16%. These are the only numbers which are incorporated in this bet.

vii. Basket

This is a bet is on the numbers 0-1-2-3. This pays 6:1.

Hopefully this post will help you to understand the different types Roulette Bets much better. In the next post, we will discuss the remaining types.

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