|Written by Jamal Gordon|
|Thursday, 15 July 2010 17:02|
Roulette is a glamorous online casino game that is often featured in movies with men playing in tuxedoes and beautiful women making bets on the spinning wheel in glamorous gowns. Beyond the image of casino roulette is a game that is breathtaking in its excitement. Many gamblers will confess there are few greater rushes that when the ball finally lands into the colored and numbered slot on the wheel after spinning for a few moments as everyone waits in spellbound anticipation.
While playing roulette at an online casino is a great and exciting game it can also have its pitfalls. Too many players fail to pay attention to the basics that can keep them out of trouble. First you should always strive to find a European roulette wheel as the house edge is cut in half because there is just one green zero on the wheel compared to the two green slots on the American style wheel. Next understand that, as always, there is a house edge with the math on the side of the casino. There is nothing you can do about that except respect it, which right there is more than many losing players will do.
Next never ever purchase a book promising profits and a winning system with roulette. Such books are scams as, again, the fundamental mathematics are with the house. After that, never fall into the trap of using the Martingale betting system. Roulette, more than any other game, encourages the Martingale system which is simply doubling your straight up bets until you win. The theory is that eventually the wheel will go red or black, high or low, odd or even, within a few spins. Many gamblers have been cleaned out with this theory. The roulette wheel is random and unbiased and don’t ever believe otherwise. It may go in streaks but eventually the wheel evens out. To bet against that is to put a match to your bankroll.
|Last Updated on Thursday, 24 November 2011 12:13|