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In roulette, the primary goal is to choose the right bet. However, when you are still trying to know the ins and outs of playing this game, you should know what to bet on. There are different types of bets that you can make. Each bet comes with the odds associated with them.
Here, we will be discussing those bets that you can make and the corresponding odds.
How Betting Tables Work
The type of betting tables that are present in each casino will differ. The regular betting tables have the numbers and the combinations that you can bet on. Meanwhile, there are also tables that look like a race track. This type of betting table would be more convenient to use for professional players.
These race track betting tables are a better choice to consider. Professionals see sector betting as the most ideal choice. But, there might be problems as far as detection is concerned. We will be discussing this in detail in the section on neighbor bets.
Straight: Betting on one number
As previously stated, you will put your bet on a single number. This type of bet has a 35:1 payout. This means that for every dollar, you will get 35 dollars. The odds of winning with this bet is 2.7% in European roulette and 2.63% in American roulette. The house edge is also the same at 2.7% for European roulette.
Split: Betting on two numbers
This type of bet allows you to choose 2 numbers. This bet has a payout ratio of 17:1. The application of the winnings based on the amount placed as bet remains the same. Winning odds that players have is 5.41% in the European wheel and 5.26% in the American wheel. European roulette house edge remains at 2.7%.
Street: Betting on three numbers
This type of bet allows you to wager on 3 numbers. This has an 11:1 payout ratio. The European roulette house edge does not change at 2.7%. The winnings odds of each player is at 8.11% in European and 7.89% in American roulette.
Square/Corner: Betting on four numbers
In this bet, the player could choose four numbers to bet on. The payout ratio is smaller at 8:1. The house edge for European roulette does not change while each player has a 10.81% chance of winning in European roulette and 10.53% in American roulette.
Top Line: Betting on five numbers
You would have to pick five numbers in this bet. The winning odds that you have is 6:1 which means that you get six units for each unit that you placed as a bet and the odds in winning in American roulette is 13.16%.
Six Line/ Double Street: Betting on six numbers
A player can choose six numbers in this type of bet. The payout ratio is 5:1 and the odds of winning in European and American roulette is 16.22% and 15.79% respectively.
Dozens: Betting on 12 numbers
As signified by the name of the bet, this involves putting your bet on 12 numbers. This has a 2:1 payout where you get 2 units for each unit that you put your bet on. Your chances of winning is 32.43% in European roulette and 31.58% in American roulette.
Colours: Betting on 18 numbers
In this type of betting style, you would have to put your bet in 18 numbers. This would involve placing a bet on all red numbers, for instance. This type of bet has a payout ratio of 1:1. The odds of winning in European roulette is 48.65% while in American roulette, it is 47.37%.
Odd and Even Bets
This one would involve placing a bet on a number that is either odd or even. This has a 1:1 payout ratio where you get double the amount of the original bet that you placed. The odds of winning is similar as above, 48.65% and 47.37% for European roulette and American roulette, respectively.
Highs and Lows: Betting on numbers 1-18 and 19-36
The numbers that you would have to place a bet on are as outlined above. This also comes with a 1:1 payout ratio and the odds are also similar as above.
Red and Black Bet
This involves placing a bet either on all the numbers with red and all the ones with a black color. The payout ratio is also the same at 1:1. The same winning odds also apply for this type of bet.
Based on the roulette racetrack, there are several bets that you can make which involved the following:
This would involve all the numbers which are on the side opposite of the number zero. This would include all the numbers covered between 27 and 33, both numbers included. The numbers are specifically 27, 13, 36, 1, 30, 8, 23, 10, 5, 24, 16, and 33.
Voisins Du Zero
This includes all numbers surrounding zero which is from between 25 and 22. This includes all these numbers: 25, 2, 21, 4, 19, 15, 32, 0, 26, 3, 35, 12, 28, 7, 28, 29, 18, 22.
These are the numbers which are in between Tier and Voisins Du Zero bets. These numbers are in between 1 to 9 and 6 to 17. Aside from the numbers mentioned, the following are included: 34, 14, 31 and 20.